Center for BioMedical Imaging (CIBM)
Department of Radiology
Centre Hospitalier Universitaire Vaudois (CHUV)
Rue de Bugnon 46, BH08.80
1011 Lausanne, Switzerland
Matthias Stuber, PhD, is the Head of the CIBM MRI CHUV-UNIL Section and is a Full Professor at the University of Lausanne, Switzerland, Visiting Professor at the Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD, USA , and an Invited Chair at Liryc, Bordeaux, France. He studied electrical engineering at the ETH in Zurich where he also obtained his PhD on cardiac MRI in 1997. From 1997-2002 he worked at the Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center in Boston, MA, United States, both as a clinical scientist for industry and a faculty at Harvard Medical School. From 2002-2009, he directed a research team as an NIH-funded principal investigator at Johns Hopkins University Medical School where he advanced to Full Professor and was awarded tenure.
In summer 2009, he returned to his native Switzerland. He has authored more than 220 peer-reviewed original articles, holds 11 patents, and has been awarded 40 research grants until now. Matthias Stuber served as an elected board member of the International Society for Magnetic Resonance in Medicine (ISMRM) from 2013-2016, and he is a Past President of both the Society for Magnetic Resonance Angiography (SMRA) and the Society for Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance (SCMR). He has been distinguished as both a Fellow (FSCMR) and a Master (MSCMR) of SCMR in 2018 and 2020, respectively. Since 2021, he is a member of the research council of the Swiss National Science Foundation (SNSF). Prof. Stuber has received many awards for his research including a “Fellow Award” of the ISMRM at the 2010 annual meeting of the society in Stockholm, Sweden. In 2021 he became a recipient of the prestigious Gold Medal Award, the highest distinction bestowed by SCMR, for his research and his contributions to the field.