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Jon Heiselman

Postdoctoral Research Fellow


PhD, Biomedical Engineering
Vanderbilt University, 2020

Dissertation title: “Mechanics-Based Estimation of Intraoperative Soft Tissue Deformation for Enhancing Navigation during Image-Guided Liver Intervention”
Defense Date: August 3, 2020
Advisor: Michael Miga, Harvie Branscomb Professor, Professor Biomedical Engineering

BSE in Biomedical Engineering
University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, 2015


Laparoscopic image-guided surgery

Training Program:


VISE Affiliate:

Michael I. Miga, Harvie Branscomb Professor of Biomedical Engineering
VISE Steering Committee Member and VISE Seminar Series Chair 


Biomedical Modeling Laboratory (BML)

Heiselman talks about being a VISE trainee. “The purpose of the training grant is for first and second year graduate students…to get exposure to the operating room and get a sense for the clinical problems we can solve as engineers.”