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.

A World Class Centre

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

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Breast & Prostate Cancer half-day virtual conference: Saturday, September 18th, 2021

The What you Need to Know for Your Patients Post Breast & Prostate Cancer Conference, taking place online on Saturday, September 18th, 2021 from 8:00am – 1:30pm, is an accredited virtual half-day conference focusing on screening, treatment, side-effect management & emerging new therapies for breast & prostate cancer patients. Click here for more information and to register. 

Dr. Peter Black, team captain

Terry Fox Run fundraiser: September 19th, 2021

The 41st Annual Terry Fox Run is taking place on Sunday September 19, 2021. If you are able, please consider donating to our team (tax receipts issued), raising funds for the Terry Fox Foundation's ground-breaking cancer research. 

Employment

Work at the Vancouver Prostate Centre

Wednesday, September 8, 2021

Recent publication proposes a potential new therapeutic approach to treatment-resistant prostate cancer

Tuesday, August 3, 2021

Dr. Cherkasov receives 2021 Faculty of Medicine Distinguished Achievement Award

Dr. Cherkasov