Welcome Dr. Sasha Acher and Ruvini Navaratna

LIRP and QIML welcome Dr. Sasha Acher and Ruvini Navaratna to Madison and our research groups!

Dr. Acher is a visiting research fellow supported by the Surgical Oncology T32 program and will be supervised by Dr. Reeder during two years of dedicated research time. She brings surgical expertise to our group, having completed her residency in general surgery at the University of Utah. She previously received her medical degree from UW – Madison.

Ruvini is joining us from Carnegie Mellon University, where she recently graduated with a BS in Physics and a minor in Biomedical Engineering. She will be studying Medical Physics and working on developing novel quantitative abdominal MRI techniques as she pursues her PhD.