Focused Issue on Role of Precision Imaging in Thoracic Disease

Posted On 2019-06-21 08:11:34



This focused issue on “Role of Precision Imaging in Thoracic Disease” is edited by Dr. Ammar Chaudhry, from Diagnostic Radiology and Imaging Informatics, Beckman Research Institute, City of Hope Comprehensive Cancer Center, Duarte, California, USA.

Prof. Ammar Ahmed Chaudhry, MD, currently serves as Assistant Clinical Professor of Diagnostic Radiology at City of Hope, Duarte, California. After receiving his medical degree with honors from University of South Florida College of Medicine, he completed residency at Stony Brook University Medical Center and then his fellowship at Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, where he stayed on as faculty before joining City of Hope.

Focused issue outline:

  1. Introduction to This Focused Issue
    Ammar Chaudhry, City of Hope Comprehensive Cancer Center, Duarte, California, USA
  2. Lung Cancer and Fractal Imaging
    Ravi Salgia, City of Hope Comprehensive Cancer Center, Duarte, California, USA
  3. Keratin 17 is an Imaging Biomarker in Lung Cancer
    William Moore, NYU Langone, New York City, USA
  4. Radiogenomics of Lung Cancer
    Ronald Korn, Imaging Endpoints, Phoenix, Arizona, USA
  5. Precision Imaging in Thoracic Rheumatologic Disorder
    Maryam Gul, National Institutes of Health, Maryland, USA
  6. Role of Precision Imaging in Cardiovascular Disorder
    Ammar Chaudhry, City of Hope Comprehensive Cancer Center, Duarte, California, USA
  7. Development of Chest X-Ray TB Screening Algorithm Using Deep Learning
    Tony Lin, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
  8. Imaging Biomarkers of Immunotherapy
    Erminia Massarelli, City of Hope Comprehensive Cancer Center, Duarte, California, USA
  9. Thyroid Cancer Imaging in the Era of Precision Medicine
    Ellie Maghami, City of Hope Comprehensive Cancer Center, Duarte, California, USA
  10. Role of Theranostics in Thoracic Neoplasms
    Erasmus Poku, City of Hope Comprehensive Cancer Center, Duarte, California, USA
  11. Role of Imaging in Lung Transplant Evaluation
    Todd Hazelton, Allegheny Health Network Esophagus & Lung Institute, Pittsburgh, USA
  12. Imaging of Esophageal Disorders
    Chandana Lall, University of South Florida, College of Medicine, Florida, USA