Nan-kuei Chen attended the Biomedical Engineering graduate program of Northwestern University, Ill, USA (1996-2001), and was awarded a Master’s degree and a Ph.D. degree in 1998 and 2001, respectively. After working at the Brigham and Women’s Hospital and Harvard Medical School as a Research Fellow (2001-2003) and a Faculty Member (2003-2007), he joined the Duke University, Durham, NC, USA, (2007) and works currently as an Associate Professor of Radiology in Duke University Medical Center. His research areas of interest include the following: 1) technical development for magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) data acquisition and reconstruction, 2) high-throughput MRI, 3) MRI artifact identification and correction, 5) mapping of functional and structural connectivity networks of brains, and 6) imaging studies of neurological diseases. He has been serving as the principal investigator in research projects funded by the National Institutes of Health (NIH), and has extensive experience as a coinvestigator on NIH-funded projects, involving the application of MRI in translational contexts.
Biography Updated on 14 February 2014