Moriel Vandsburger

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Assistant Professor, Bioengineering

419 Hearst Memorial Mining Building


2010     Ph.D., Biomedical Engineering, University of Virginia, Charlottesville

2004     B.S., Bioengineering, U.C. San Diego

Major Awards

2015     Named Researcher to Watch, Lane Report
2015     Distinguished Reviewer Award, Journal of Magnetic Resonance Imaging
2014/2015     Distinguished Reviewer Award, Magnetic Resonance in Medicine
2012 – present     Junior Fellow of the International Society of Magnetic Resonance in Medicine
2012 and 2013     Summa Cum Laude Merit Award, International Society for Magnetic Resonance in Medicine (ISMRM) Annual Meeting
2012     First Place, Poster Award, World Molecular Imaging Conference
2010     Finalist, I.I. Rabi Young Investigator Award, ISMRM Annual Meeting
2010     Vice President of Research Award for Outstanding Graduate Scholarship and Research in Science and Engineering, University of Virginia
2009     Finalist, Melvin Judkins Young Investigator Award. American Heart Association, Scientific Sessions
2008     University of Virginia Cardiovascular Research Center Pre-doctoral Fellowship

Professional Experience

2013 – 2016     Assistant Professor, University of Kentucky Departments of Physiology and Biomedical Engineering

2010-2013     Postdoctoral Fellow, Weizmann Institute of Science, Israel, Department of Biological Regulation