Liqiang Ren, Ph.D., is Assistant Professor of Radiology and serves as a Diagnostic Medical Physicist in the Medical Physics Division at UT Southwestern Medical Center.

Dr. Ren holds a bachelor's degree in optoelectronics science and technology joint program from Nankai University and Tianjin University in Tianjin, China, and earned his master’s degree in optical engineering from Tianjin University. He, then, earned his doctorate degree in electrical and computer engineering from the University of Oklahoma, and received advanced training in diagnostic imaging in the Medical Physics Residency Program at the Mayo Clinic in Minnesota in addition to completion of CAMPEP Accredited Certificate Program at the Mayo Clinic.

Dr. Ren’s research has led to the publication of multiple original articles in peer-reviewed journals, and has also presented research at multiple national and regional society meetings and conferences.

Dr. Ren is an active member of the Radiological Society of North America, a full member of American Association of Physicists in Medicine, and certified in diagnostic medical physics from the American Board of Radiology.

Professional Associations/Affiliations

  • American Association of Physicists in Medicine (2017)
  • Radiological Society of North America (2023)