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Research Staff Member, Medical Imaging Solutions
Almaden Research Center, San Jose, CA, USA



Ehsan Dehghan received his Ph.D. from the University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada in 2009. His thesis was focused on simulation and planning for insertion of a needle into deformable tissue. Between 2009 and 2012, he was a Post-Doctoral Fellow at the Queen's University, Kingston, ON, Canada and the John Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD, USA developing Multi-Modality Image Fusion Algorithms for Intra-operative assessment of a Prostate Cancer treatment, named Prostate Brachytherapy. He then joined Philips Research North America, Briarcliff Manor, NY, USA as Research Scientist working on a variety of solutions in the fields of Image-Guided Intervention and Therapy, Clinical Informatics and Clinical Decision Support Systems. He joined IBM Almaden Research center in 2015 as a Research Scientist in the Medical Sieve Radiology Grand Challenge.

His research interests are in Medical Image Processing, Clinical Decision Support Systems, Image-Guided Interventions, Surgical Simulation and Planning, and Machine Learning.


Awards and Honors:

  • MICCAI Young Scientist Award Winner: 2010
  • MICCAI Young Scientist Award Finalist: 2007, 2011
  • Ontario Ministry of Research and Innovation Post-Doctoral Fellowship: 2009-2011
  • UBC Graduate Fellowship: 2007
  • PRECARN Scholarship: 2006


Please see my Google Scholar Profile.


Patents and Patent Applications:

Please see the list at Google Patents.