Department of Radiology, University of Cambridge School of Clinical Medicine.
Honorary Contract Research Associate & PhD student of Radiology – Cambridge University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust.
Speciality: Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) and Ultrasound
Contact: Email: W Abutaleb Tel.: + 44 (0)1223 767834
Areas of Interest
Neurology, Vascular imaging, Functional imaging, Testing and improving new medical imaging methods particularly non-ionising, radiation methods, Education
Imaging of neovascularization in carotid atherosclerosis: A comparison of dynamic contrast enhanced MRI and perfusion microbubble ultrasound; correlated with histology.
March 2015: Winner presentation for Rising Stars award by European Congress of Radiology 2015 European Society of Radiology
March 2015: European Society of Radiology, students abstract award for European Congress of Radiology 2015
May 2014: EG Fearnside Scholarship Award
March 2013: Emily and Gordon Bottomley travel and research fund
2011: British Society of Neuroradiology Ischerwood award for the PhD project, presented by Dr. V. Young
2016 “Automatic segmentation of magnetic resonance depicted carotid arterial boundary based on local priors and constrained global optimization”, Jianhua Zhanga, Wafa Abutaleb et al. IEEE transaction on medical imaging (pending)
2015 “Dynamic contrast enhanced MRI kinetic modelling analysis of carotid plaque neovascularisation is moderately correlated with quantitative enhancement intensity by ultrasound contrast harmony imaging”, Wafa Abutaleb et al. abstract in European Congress of Radiology ECR2015
2014 “Women Between The Arabian Peninsula And The British Island Top Universities: Observation Of Women’s Experience In The Last Century”, Wafa Abutaleb. International Technology, Education and Development Conference (INTED 2014) proceedings papers, Valencia-Spain
2014 “Teleradiography Implementation in Developing Countries: Saudi Arabian Teaching Hospital’s Radiology Departments Experience”, Wafa Abutaleb– INTED 2014 proceedings papers, Valencia-Spain
2014 “Correlation between Perfusion Micro-Bubble Ultrasound and Perfusion Contrast Enhanced MRI for Carotid Plaque Neovascularization”, Wafa Abutaleb et al. European Congress of Radiology (ECR) Electronic Presentation Online System