E. Mark Haacke, PhD

Harper Hospital, Detroit, Michigan, USA

Dr. E Mark Haacke obtained his PhD in high energy physics at the University of Toronto in 1978. He holds over nine patents and has been awarded many research grants. His awards include the 2004 Gold Medal of the International Society for Magnetic Resonance in Medicine. He has published more than 200 papers and has trained more than 80 people in MRI. Dr. Haacke’s research interests include using MRI in areas such as multiple sclerosis, traumatic brain injury and aging. He is committed to building a major research program related to the vascular aspects of MS and neurovascular disease. Dr. Haacke is a globally recognized researcher who invented MR angiography and Susceptibility Weighted Imaging and has pioneered the development and application of new imaging methods.