- Senior Scientist, Toronto General Research Institute (TGRI)
- Cancer Clinical Research Unit (CCRU), Princess Margaret Cancer
- Affiliate Scientist, Krembil Research Institute
Walter Kucharczyk, MD, FRCPC
Dr. Kucharczyk’s research interests include the design and development of a magnetic resonance imaging system for image guidance of minimally invasive methods of diagnosis and treatment. The development of magnetic resonance thermography for real-time image monitoring of thermal coagulation of human cancers. Correlation of MRI monitored thermal lesions with histology and patient outcome. Assessment of tissue perfusion after thermal therapy using MRI and US contrast agents.