Peter Wang is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Radiology. His research focuses on theranostic molecular imaging in human diseases.
Dr. Wang received his bachelor’s degree in Clinical Medicine from Shanxi Medical University, Taiyuan, China following residency training in the First Affiliated Hospital of Shanxi Medical University. Then he pursued doctoral research in Imaging and Nuclear Medicine at the Fudan University, Shanghai, China. Dr. Wang completed his postdoctoral research at the Molecular Imaging Laboratory in Athinoula A Martinos Center for Biomedical Imaging, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School.
Dr. Wang studies theranostic molecular imaging on transplanted pancreatic islets and endogenous beta cells for type 1 diabetes treatment. His research interests also include image-guided stem cell therapies for diabetes, liver dysfunction and cardiovascular diseases, and novel imaging methods monitoring transplanted cells for diabetes, liver diseases, and cancer.