Jean N DaSilva
University of Montreal, Canada
Dr. DaSilva is presently working as Professor in University of Montreal, Montreal Canada. He worked as Professor of Medicine (Cardiology) and Cellular & Molecular Medicine at the University of Ottawa, and the Director of Radiochemistry & Cyclotron, National Cardiac PET Centre at the University of Ottawa Heart Institute. He has served on various Canadian grant review committees. He has expertise in the development and translational work of novel molecular probes for PET imaging of cardiovascular diseases, neuropsychiatry and oncology.
His current research interests include radiosyntheses of novel probes; imaging altered metabolic and cellular signaling pathways; evaluate progression of disease/treatment using PET receptor-ligands, flow & metabolism tracers, and stem cell labeling.