Candace C. Fleischer, PhD

Assistant Professor

Department of Radiology and Imaging Sciences

Assistant Professor

Emory/Georgia Tech Department of Biomedical Engineering


Winship Cancer Institute

Emory University School of Medicine

1841 Clifton Road NE

Atlanta, Georgia 30329

Phone: (404) 712-1020


Dr. Fleischer is a spectroscopist with formal training in physical chemistry and biomedical engineering. Her research group is highly collaborative and focused on the development of new MR spectroscopy and imaging technologies for biomedical and translational applications.
  • PhD: Physical Chemistry, Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, GA
  • MS: Chemistry, Western Washington University, Bellingham, WA
  • BS: Chemistry, Western Washington University, Bellingham, WA
Dr. Fleischer is the director of the Biomedical Spectroscopy and Imaging Laboratory. Current projects include the development of magnetic resonance-based methods for identifying inflammatory biomarkers in malignant brain tumors; and creating new tools for non-invasively measuring brain temperature with applications in cerebrovascular and cardiovascular injury. Her laboratory is also committed to community outreach and increasing scientific literacy.