Meet the team


Abhijit J. Chaudhari
Lab director, Associate Professor and MRI scientist, Department of Radiology
Director, Center for Molecular and Genomic Imaging (CMGI)
M.S. (Appl Math), Ph.D. (E.E.), University of Southern California, 2007
e-mail: ajchaudhari AT ucdavis DOT edu

In memoriam: Michael H. Buonocore, M.D., Ph.D., Professor, Department of Radiology, Technical Director, UC Davis Imaging Research Center, Deceased: June 2014



John Brock
Senior Research Associate, Clinical Coordinator,
Department of Radiology
e-mail: jmbrock AT ucdavis DOT edu




Brent Foster
Graduate Student, Major: Biomedical Engineering
B. S. (Bioengineering), Georgia Tech
email: bhfoster AT ucdavis DOT edu
Software tools created by Brent:
QAV-PET: Quantitative Analysis and Visualization of PET Images
Segmentation of PET Images based on Affinity Propagation Clustering

Dylan A. Noblett
Medical student
B. S. (Neurobiology, Physiology and Behavior), UC Davis
e-mail: danoblett AT ucdavis DOT edu
yasser_abdelhafez Yasser Abdelhafez
Post-doctoral fellow
M.B.B.Ch., M.Sc., M.D. (Nuclear Medicine), Cairo University, Egypt
email: yabdelhafez AT ucdavis DOT edu
Brad Hobson
Post-doctoral fellow
Ph.D. (Pharmacology), UC Davis
email: bahobson AT ucdavis DOT edu

Stephen Henrichon
Radiology Fellow, UC Davis
B.S., M.S., University of Colorado, M.D., UC Davis School of Medicine
e-mail: shenrichon AT ucdavis DOT edu


Cathy Zhou
Radiology Resident, UC Davis,
B. S. (Biology/Pharmacology), Duke University, M.D., University of Texas Health Science Center, Houston
email: catzhou AT ucdavis DOT edu


Krishna Nayak, Ph.D., (USC – Electrical Engineering)

Anand A. Joshi, Ph.D. (USC – Electrical Engineering)

Richard M. Leahy, Ph.D. (USC – Electrical Engineering)

Christopher Bayne, M.D. (UC Davis – Orthopedic Surgery)

Siba P. Raychaudhuri, M.D. (UC Davis – Rheumatology, Sacramento VA Medical Center)

Kwan-Liu Ma, Ph.D. (UC Davis – Computer Science)

Sue C. Bodine, Ph.D. (UC Davis – Physiology and Membrane Biology)

Nancy E. Lane, M.D. (UC Davis – Medicine)

Barton L. Wise, M.D. (UC Davis-Medicine)

John M. Boone (UC Davis – Radiology)

Joseph J. Crisco, Ph.D. (Brown University)


Affiliated Centers

UC Davis Center for Visualization

UC Davis Center for Musculoskeletal Health

UC Davis Comprehensive Cancer Center



Calvin Shaw, Post-doctoral fellow, 2016-2017, currently Scientist, Exponent Inc.

Marissa Borgese, Junior Specialist, 2016-2017, currently graduate student at Stanford

Vinay Nittur, Undergraduate Researcher, 2012-2015, currently Medical student, UC Davis

Scott To, Undergraduate Researcher, 2012-2014, currently Engineer, Workday Inc.

Cindy La, Research Intern, 2014, currently pre-surgical intern, UC Davis

David Gedeon, Research Intern, 2014, currently medical student, NYU

Kristen E. Lipscomb, Postdoctoral fellow, 2014, currently Engineering Associate at Hayes & Associates

Zachary Ashwell, Research Intern, 2013, currently a medical resident, George Washington University

Yves-Paul Nakache, Medical student, UC Davis, 2013, currently a medical student, UC Davis

Igor Immerman, M.D., Orthopedics/Hand fellow, UC Davis, 2012-2014, currently in private practice

Shruti Agarwal, Post-doctoral fellow, UC Davis, 2012-2014, currently post-doctoral fellow at Johns Hopkins University

Bedro Jin, Medical student, UC Davis, 2012, currently a medical resident in UNLV

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