Mr. Yan obtained his Bachelor’s Degree in medical imaging from Harbin Medical University (HMU) of China in 2009. He is currently a M.D. candidate under the supervision of Prof. Baozhong Shen at HMU. In December 2012, he joined the Laboratory for Molecular Imaging and Nanomedicine (LOMIN) as a predoctoral visiting fellow. His current research is focused on predicting and monitoring tumor response to treatment by various in vivo imaging modalities.