corree_cropped2_blue2Welcome! My name is Corree (Cornelia) Laule and I’m an MR physicist in the Departments of Radiology and Pathology & Laboratory Medicine at the University of British Columbia in Vancouver, Canada. I am also an associate member of the Department of Physics & Astronomy, the Vice Chair, Research in the Department of Radiology, an Associate Director at ICORD and a member of the Djavad Mowafaghian Centre for Brain Health. I conduct my research at the UBC MRI Research Centre and ICORD.


PRIMARY INTEREST: understanding the microstructural and pathological determinants which govern MR signal measures in human brain and spinal cord.

KEY RESEARCH AREAS: • quantitative MR • T1 and T2 relaxation • myelin water imaging • MRS  • magnetization transfer • diffusion • multiple sclerosis • spinal cord injury • CNS diseases • development • aging • white matter • myelin • neurodegeneration • histology-MRI correlation • in vivo • post mortem • formalin-fixed tissue • lipids •


I was the recipient of the Women Against MS Transitional Career Development Award from the endMS Research and Training Network and the Multiple Sclerosis Society of Canada.