Lisa J. States, MD

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Associate Professor of Clinical Radiology
Department: Radiology

Contact information
Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Radiology Department
34th Street & Civic Center Boulevard
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Office: 267-425-7146
Fax: 267-425-7068
BA (Human Biology)
Stanford University, 1985.
MD (medicine)
Weill Cornell Medical College , 1989.
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Description of Research Expertise

Interpretation of 18 FDOPA PET/CT used for the localization of a focal lesion of congenital hyperinsulinism.
Sponsor and Principle Investigator. PROTOCOL: Expanded Access 18F-DOPA PET/CT.

Metaiodobenzylguanidine (131 I-MIBG) Therapy for Refractory Neuroblastoma and Paraganglioma/ Pheochromocytoma Expanded access protocol

Thyroid Gland Screening Surveillance in Childhood Cancer Survivors after Radiotherapy

PET/MRI Optimization Protocol. PI.

Description of Clinical Expertise

pediatric oncology
pediatric nuclear medicine
Pediatric PET/CT scan
Pediatric PET/MRI
Pediatric hyperinsulinism
musculoskeletal MRI

Selected Publications

Hernandez-Schulman M, States, LJ, Vasanawala, S: Gastrointestinal System: Imaging Techniques. Caffey's Pediatric Diagnostic Imaging, 13th edition Coley, Brian D (eds.). Elsevier Saunders, 2018.

Servaes S, Ntoulia A, States L: Correlation of Brown Fat to Disease State in Lymphoma Patients. Poster: Society Internationale for Pediatric Oncology. SIOP, October 2017.

Ackerman A, Li C, Lord K, Boodhansingh KE, Kalish JM, Bhatti TR, States L, Adzick NS, Stanley CA, De Leon DD.: Severe Hyperinsulinism in Infants with Beckwith-Wiedemann Syndrome and Heterozygous KATP Channel Mutations: More than Focal or Diffuse. Poster: Pediatric Endocrine Society Annual Meeting September 2017.

Schmall J, States L, Surti S, Viswanath V, Nevo E, Karp J. : The 3-ring Penn PET scanner- A total-body, TOF-PET system for pediatric studies. Poster: Total-Body PET: A Workshop to Explore New Imaging Methods and Applications September 2017.

Wasserman JD, Kamihara J, Kohlmann W, Kratz C, Nathanson K, Parareda A, Paitler K, Rednam SP, States L, Tomlinson G, Villani A, Zelley K, and Schiffman JD. : Multiple Endocrine Neoplasia 1, 2A, 2B, 4 and Hyperparathyroid-Jaw Tumor Syndromes:clinical features, genetics and surveillance recommendations in childhood. CCR pediatric Oncology Series. AACR (eds.). 23(13): e123-e132, JULY 2017 Notes: DOI:10.1158/1078-0432.CCR-17-0548.

Kamihara J, Bourdeaut F, Foulkes WD, Molenaar JJ, Mosse YP, Nakagawara A, Parareda-Salles A, Schneider KW,Skalet AH, States LJ, Walsh MF, Diller LR, Brodeur GM.: Retinoblastoma and Neuroblastoma Predisposition and Surveillance. CCR Pediatric Oncology Series Clin Cancer Res. AACR, 23(13), July 2017 Notes: DOI:10.1158/1078-0432.CCR-17-0652.

Kalish JM, Doros L, Hellman L, Hennekam RCM, Kuiper RP, Maher ER, Nichols KE, Plon SE, Porter CC, Rednam S, Schultz KAP, State LJ, Tomlinson GE, Zelley K, Druley TE. : Tumor Screening Guidelines in Individuals with Overgrowth Syndromes and Predisposition to Wilms Tumor. CCR Pediatric Oncology Series Clin Cancer Res. American Association of Cancer Research, 23(13): e98-e106, July 2017 Notes: DOI:10.1158/1078-0432.CCR-17-0710

Chen YJ, Tolboom N, States LJ, Zhuang H. : Elevated FDG Activity in Nonpneumatized Sphenoid Bone in Infant. Clinical Nuclear Medicine. Wolters Kluwer Health, Inc, June 2017.

Rednam SP, Erez A, Druker H, Janeway KA, Kamihara, J, Kohlmann WK, Nathanson KL, States LJ, Tomlinson GE, Villani A, Voss SD, Schiffman JD, Wasserman JD: Von Hippel–Lindau and Hereditary Pheochromocytoma/Paraganglioma Syndromes: Clinical Features, Genetics, and Surveillance Recommendations in Childhood. CCR Pediatric oncology series Clinical Cancer Research. AACR, 23(12): e68-e75, June 2017 Notes: DOI: 10.1158/1078-0432.CCR-17-0547.

Cindy W. Christian Lisa J. States: Medical Mimics of Child Abuse. American Journal of Roentgenology May 2017.

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