The Advisory Board is an independent body providing immediate and critical feedback on BIOQIC. All four scientists are outstanding and internationally renowned experts in areas closely related to the research focus of BIOQIC and have longstanding experiences in leading large collaborative research projects and scientific consortia.



Julia SchnabelProf. Julia Schnabel

Chair in Computational Imaging

Department: Biomedical Engineering

St. Thomas’ Hospital

SE1 7EH, London, United Kingdom


Telephone: +44 20 718 88369




Julia Schnabel is a computer scientist with a focus on medical imaging and leads the Centre for Doctoral Training (CDT) at Kings College London.



Prof. Paul Janmey

Paul janmey2Professor of Physiology

Department: Physiology

Institute for Medicine and Engineering

University of Pennsylvania

1010 Vagelos Research Laboratories

3340 Smith Walk, Philadelphia, PA 19104-6383, USA


Telephone: +1 215 573 7380




Paul Janmey is Professor of Physiology and Bioengineering. He is a pioneer in the area of biophysical tissue interactions, mechanotransduction and mechanobiology.



Prof. Axel Radlach Pries

Dean of CharitéAxel Radlach Pries

Charité – Universitätsmedizin Berlin

Charitéplatz 1

10117 Berlin, Germany


Telephone: +49 30 450 570 251



Axel Pries is Dean of Charité, director of the Institute of Physiology and board member of the Alliance for Biomedical Research in Europe. His research is centered on microcirculation, tumor vascularization, blood rheology and perfusion – areas of genuine interest for BIOQIC.



Prof. Richard Ehman 

Mayo Clinic RochesterRichard Ehman

200 1st St SW, Rochester, MN 55905, USA


Telephone: +1 507 284 2511




Richard Ehman is a radiologist and physicist with many years of experience in quantitative medical imaging, elastography and clinical translation thereof. He is currently the elected president of the Radiological Society of North America (RSNA) and heads the elastography task force within the Quantitative Imaging Biomarkers Alliance (QIBA).