Dr. Jayender Jagadeesan is an Assistant Professor at Harvard Medical School, Research Associate at the Brigham and Women's Hospital and Associate Member of the Broad Institute. Prior to his current appointment, he completed his Ph.D. from the University of Western Ontario, Canada and his Bachelors of Technology (B.Tech.) from the Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur, India. His research interests include image-guided therapy, surgical navigation, robotics, modeling and control of smart materials, and haptics. Minimally Invasive Surgical devices and applications form the primary research motivation.

He is also the technical lead for the following procedures in the state of the art Advanced Multimodality Image-guided Operating (AMIGO) suite at BWH:

  • MR-guided breast conserving  surgery (BCS)
  • Image-guided video-assisted thoracoscopic surgery (iVATS)
  • Image-guided parathyroidectomy and hemithyroidectomy
  • MR-guided nerve and tumor cryotherapy

He is also the Associate Editor for the Journal of Medical Robotics Research and Guest Editor for the Special Issue on Image-guided Intelligent Interventions

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