Piotr Kozlowski

Associate Professor
Degrees / Designations 

MSc in physics, Jagiellonian University, Krakow, Poland (1980)
PhD in physics, Institute of Nuclear Physics, Krakow, Poland (1989)

Email Address 
Mailing Address 
UBC MRI Research Centre Life Sciences Centre 2350 Health Sciences Mall Vancouver, BC, Canada V6T 1Z3


Academic Appointment 
Associate Professor
Disorders and Conditions 
Other Areas of Research 
Spinal Cord Injury

Dr. Piotr Kozlowski received his PhD in Physics from the Institute of Nuclear Physics in Krakow, Poland. He completed his post-doctoral training at the NRC in Ottawa, where he subsequently worked as a Research Officer in the Institute for Biological Sciences in Ottawa and the Institute for Biodiagnostics in Winnipeg. Dr. Kozlowski joined the University of British Columbia in 2001, where he currently is an Associate Professor in the Departments of Radiology and Urological Sciences and the Associate Director of the UBC MRI Research Centre. His main research interest is in the development and application of MRI techniques to study pre-clinical models of human diseases with specific focus on cancer and spinal cord injuries. He has also been involved in the development of the multi-parametric MRI techniques for prostate cancer diagnosis in the clinical setting.

Current Projects 

Multi-parametric MRI in prostate cancer diagnosis
Quantitative MRI in pre-clinical models of spinal cord injury
Quantitative MRI in pre-clinical models of cancer