September 12, 2017 - Robarts scientist Terry Peters, PhD, has been named among the new Fellows of the Royal Society of Canada (RSC). He was elected by his peers in recognition of outstanding scholarly, scientific and artistic achievement. Election to the academies of the Royal Society of Canada is the highest honour a scholar can achieve in the arts, humanities and sciences.
Peters is a distinguished researcher with a monumental body of work over four decades in the field of medical imaging and, particularly, in image-guided interventions within the brain and the heart. His early landmark work in the fundamentals of CT scanning paved the way for modern imaging techniques. He is an exceptional innovator, researcher, author and mentor, universally recognized as a pioneer of CT and augmented reality techniques.