Manju Liu

Assistant Professor of Medical Physics, Duke Kunshan University

Manju Liu Ph.D. is a graduate of Wayne State University (Detroit). She completed her medical physics residency at Henry Ford Hospital and worked as a staff medical physicist at Beaumont Health System before joining DKU. Dr. Liu is board-certified in therapeutic medical physics by the American Board of Radiology. Dr. Liu specializes in external beam therapy, brachy therapy and magnetic resonance imaging (MRI). She has authored multiple peer-reviewed journal articles and book chapters, and is also a manuscript reviewer of peer-reviewed medical physics journals.

Her research interests include monitoring tumor response to radiation therapy using multi-parametric magnetic resonance imaging, MRI-guided real-time tumor tracking, spatially fractionated radiation therapy, investigating abnormal iron deposition in the human brain with MRI, investigating abnormal venous blood and brain water matter hyper-intensity in Parkinson’s patients with MRI.

Manju has a B.Sc. in electronic science and technology from Guangxi University (Nanning, China), and an M.Sc. and Ph.D. in biomedical engineering (MRI) from Wayne State University (Detroit).