Leonie Petitclerc

PhD student


  • Arterial Spin Labeling
  • MRI Sequence Programming
  • Image Post-processing and Analysis


Leonie obtained her Bachelor's degree in Physics at the University of Montreal in 2013. She went on to complete a Master's degree in Medical Physics at the same institution, from 2013-2015, focusing on in-treatment X-Ray imaging for Radiotherapy. She started her work in the field of MRI as a research assistant at the Centre de Recherche du Centre Hospitalier de l'Universite de Montreal (CRCHUM) in 2016, working on various imaging methods in the liver. In 2017, she moved to Leiden to start a PhD at the Gorter Center, studying Arterial Spin Labeling techniques for perfusion imaging of the human brain.


Leids Universitair Medisch Centrum
Gebouw 1
Kamer J00-56

Albinusdreef 2
2333 ZA Leiden
Tel: +31 71 526 6569

Postbus 9600
2300 RC Leiden

E-mail: l.petitclerc@lumc.nl