Queen's School of Computing

Biography

Gabor Fichtinger is a Professor and Cancer Care Ontario Research Chair. He currently works at the School of Computing with cross appointments in Surgery, Mechanical and Materials Engineering, Electrical, and Computer Engineering for Queen’s University. Fichtinger is also an Adjunct Professor of Computer Science and Radiology at Johns Hopkins University, and an Affiliated Faculty at the Techna Institute, University Health Network and University of Toronto.


Awards:

  • Distinguished Lecturer
    Gabor Fichtinger
    IEEE Engineering in Medicine & Biology Society
  • Senior Member
    Gabor Fichtinger
    IEEE
  • Fellowship
    Gabor Fichtinger
    Medical Image Computing and Computer Assisted Intervention (MICCAI) Society
  • Research Chair
    Gabor Fichtinger
    Cancer Care Ontario
  • Best Paper Award
    "Design of A Novel MRI Compatible Manipulator for Image Guided Prostate Intervention" - Krieger A, Susil RC, Menard C, Coleman JA, Fichtinger G, Atalar E, Whitcomb LL
    IEEE Transactions on Biomedical Engineering. 52(2):306-313, February 2005
  • PROSE Award
    "Medical Robots and Systems" (in Springer Handbook of Robotics, Siciliano, Bruno; Khatib, Oussama (Eds.), Springer, 2008) - Russell Taylor, Arianna Menciassi, Gabor Fichtinger, and Paolo Dario
    American Association of Publishers:
  • Best Paper Award (Second Place)
    "Robotic Assistance for Ultrasound Guided Prostate Brachytherapy" - Fichtinger G, Fiene J, Kennedy C, Iordachita I, Kronreif G, Song DY, Burdette EC, Kazanzides P
    Medical Image Analysis, Volume 12, Issue 5, October 2008, Pages 535-545.
  • The McDonald Award for Excellence in Mentoring and Advising
    Gabor Fichtinger