Principal Investigator

Dr. Yan Li is an Associate Professor in the Radiology and Biomedical Imaging Department. Dr. Li received her medical degree from Shanghai Jiao Tong University in China, her Master of Science in Biochemistry from McGill University in Canada, and PhD from the UCSF/UC Berkeley Joint Graduate Program in Bioengineering. Her research focuses on developing methods for obtaining reliable metabolic information from the brain to characterize spatial and temporal heterogeneity and the biological behavior during disease time for brain tumors and psychiatric and neurologic diseases.