Harald Busse is currently heading the Imaging Research Group in the Department of Diagnostic and Interventional Radiology at Leipzig University Hospital. He studied Physics and Medicine at the University of Bonn and received a PhD degree in 1995. Between 1995 and 2000 he held scientific positions in the fields of Biomedical Engineering, Radiology and Information Technology at USC, Los Angeles, Düsseldorf University Hospital and Fraunhofer FIT, Sankt Augustin. His research in Leipzig focuses on the clinical translation of medical enabling technologies, especially for the planning and control of minimally invasive procedures. In 2012, he coedited a book on Interventional MRI.