Kawin Setsompop, PhD joins the KinetiCor Advisory Board

Dr. Kawin Setsompop has become a member of the KinetiCor Advisory Board. Dr. Setsompop is an Associate Professor in Radiology at Harvard Medical School and an Affiliated Faculty member at Harvard-MIT Division of Health Sciences and Technology (HST). He received his Ph.D. in Electrical Engineering and Computer Science from MIT. 

Over the last decade, Dr. Setsompop has pioneered the development of a number of MRI acquisition technologies, including parallel transmission and simultaneous multi-slice imaging. In particular, his blipped-CAIPI technology has been distributed to more than 200 research and clinical sites and is now a clinical product on MRI scanners worldwide. His technology is changing how diffusion, perfusion, and functional MRI are being performed today.

Robert Herfkens, MD joins the KinetiCor Advisory Board

Dr. Robert Herfkens, Professor of Radiology and Associate Chair for Clinical Technology in Radiology at Stanford University, has joined the KinetiCor Advisory Board.

Dr. Herfkens received his MD degree from Loyola University Stritch School of Medicine. He underwent residency and fellowship training in Radiology and Nuclear Medicine at University of California San Francisco (UCSF) and is currently director of MRI at Stanford University. His research interests include fundamentals of MR imaging and cardiovascular imaging. He has published over 250 scientific publications,  has served on multiple editorial boards, and is past president of the International Society of Magnetic Resonance in Medicine (ISMRM).