Dr. Robert Rohling

Dr. Robert Rohling

B.A.Sc. (Engineering Physics), UBC
M.Eng. (Biomedical Engineering), McGill University
Ph.D. (Information Engineering), University of Cambridge

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Professor, Electrical and Computer Engineering & Mechanical Engineering (joint appointment), UBC

 

Robert Rohling received the B.A.Sc. degree in engineering physics from the University of British Columbia, the M.Eng. degree in biomedical engineering from McGill University, and the Ph.D. degree in information engineering from the University of Cambridge. He worked as the Project Manager of 3-D medical imaging at ALI Technologies, Vancouver, Canada, from 1999 to 2000, before joining the University of British Columbia, where he is now a Professor. He is the coordinator of the Biomedical Engineering option and Mechatronics option at UBC. He is also a member of DICOM on multidimensional interchange to set the standards for communicating medical images. His current research areas include adaptive ultrasound, 3-D ultrasound, elastography, and image-guided surgery.

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The Vancouver Prostate Centre (VPC) has a track record of success that has earned it a reputation as one of the world’s most respected cancer facilities. It is a National Centre of Excellence and a designated Centre of Excellence for Commercialization and Research.

Events

Robbie Burns celebration

Robbie Burns Gala at the Pan Pacific Vancouver: January 25

The Pan Pacific Vancouver is hosting a celebration of Scotland's most famous poet, Robbie Burns, on January 25.  The event will include fundraising for Prostate Cancer Canada's Plaid for Dad campaign. There will be a traditional itinerary, starting with the official piping in of the guests, with exclusive malt tastings, authentic Scottish cuisine celebrating the haggis and ending the evening with a chorus of Auld Lang Syne. Click here for more information and tickets.

It's a Snow Day poster

It's A Snow Day at Mt. Seymour: March 9

Mt. Seymour is hosting It's A Snow Day, a fundraiser for Prostate Cancer Foundation BC, on Friday March 9. The event will include slope time, a reception, and a silent auction. Click here for more details including how to register, donate and/or sponsor.

 

 

Employment

Work at the Vancouver Prostate Centre

Monday, January 30, 2017

Dr. Amina Zoubeidi leads identification of gene linked to growth of aggressive neuroendocrine prostate cancer (NEPC)

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