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:

    2013

    • Distinguished Lecturer
      Gabor Fichtinger
      IEEE Engineering in Medicine & Biology Society

    2012

    • Senior Member
      Gabor Fichtinger
      IEEE

    2011

    • Fellowship
      Gabor Fichtinger
      Medical Image Computing and Computer Assisted Intervention (MICCAI) Society

    2010

    • Research Chair
      Gabor Fichtinger
      Cancer Care Ontario

    2009

    • 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:

    2008

    • 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.

    2006

    • The McDonald Award for Excellence in Mentoring and Advising
      Gabor Fichtinger