James C. Gee

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Associate Professor of Radiologic Science in Radiology
Director, Penn Image Computing and Science Laboratory, Department of Radiology, Perelman School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA
Co-Director, Translational Biomedical Imaging Center, Perelman School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA
Director, HHMI-NIBIB Interfaces Program in Biomedical Imaging and Informational Sciences, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA
Director, Chinese Academy of Sciences - University of Pennsylvania Center of Excellence in Brain Mapping, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA
Department: Radiology

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3600 Market St. Suite 370
Philadelphia, PA 19104-2644
Office: 215-662-7109
Fax: 215-615-3681
B.S. (Computer Science)
University of Washington, 1987.
B.S. (Electrical Engineering)
University of Washington, 1987.
M.S. (Electrical Engineering)
University of Washington, 1989.
Ph.D. (Computer and Information Science)
University of Pennsylvania, 1996.
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Description of Itmat Expertise

Dr. Gee's major area of interest is biomedical image analysis and computing, with active research in all of the quantitative methods represented, including segmentation, registration, morphometry and shape statistics, as applied to a variety of organ systems and all of the major and emerging modalities in biological/biomaterials imaging and in vivo medical imaging.

Selected Publications

Adler, DH; Pluta, J; Kadivar, S; Craige, C; Gee, JC; Avants, BB; Yushkevich, PA: Histology-derived volumetric annotation of the human hippocampal subfields in postmortem MRI Neuroimage. Academic Press Inc. Elsevier Science, 84: 505-523, Jan 2014.

Gee, JC; Yushkevich, P; Ugurbil, K;: The Promise of Very High-Field Neuroimaging and Spectroscopy: Structure, Function, and Metabolism Biomedical Engineering 16, 2014.

Powers, JP; McMillan, CT; Brun, CC; Yushkevich, PA; Zhang, H; Gee, JC; Grossman, M: White matter disease correlates with lexical retrieval deficits in primary progressive aphasia. Frontiers in Neurology 4: 212, Dec 2013.

Weber, MJ.; Detre, JA.; Thompson-Schill, SL.; Avants, BB : Reproducibility of functional network metrics and network structure: A comparison of task-related BOLD, resting ASL with BOLD contrast, and resting cerebral blood flow Cognitive Affective & Behavioral Neuroscience. Springer 13(3): 627-640, Sept 2013.

McMillan, CT; Irwin, DJ; Avants, BB; Powers, J; Cook, PA; Toledo, JB; Wood, EM; Van Deerlin, VM; Lee, VMY; Trojanowski, JQ; Grossman, M: White matter imaging helps dissociate tau from TDP-43 in frontotemporal lobar degeneration. Journal of Neurology Neurosurgery and Psychiatry 84(9): 949-955, Sep 2013.

Lawson, GM; Duda, JT; Avants, BB; Wu, J; Farah, MJ: Associations between children's socioeconomic status and prefrontal cortical thickness. Developemental Science. Wiley-Blackwell, 16(5): 641-652, Sep 2013.

Vossough, A; Limperopoulos, C ; Putt, ME; du Plessis, AJ; Schwab, PJ; Wu, J; Gee, JC; Licht, DJ: Development and Validation of a Semiquantitative Brain Maturation Score on Fetal MR Images: Initial Results. Radiology. Radiological Soc North America, 268(1): 200-207, JUL 2013.

Vossough Arastoo, Limperopoulos Catherine, Putt Mary E, du Plessis Adre J, Schwab Peter J, Wu Jue, Gee James C, Licht Daniel J: Development and validation of a semiquantitative brain maturation score on fetal MR images: initial results. Radiology 268(1): 200-7, Jul 2013.

By:Ashtari, M; Cyckowski, L; Zhang, G; Cook, P; Marshall, K ; Wellman, J ; Gee, J; Vossough, A; Shindler, K; Maguire, A; Bennett, J: Retinal Gene Therapy May Alter Connectivity of Visual Pathways Molecular Therapy. Nature Publishing Group, 21(1): S22-S22, Jun 2013.

Gross, RG; Camp, E; McMillan, CT; Dreyfuss, M; Gunawardena, D; Cook, PA; Morgan, B; Siderowf, A; Hurtig, HI; Stern, MB; Grossman, M: Impairment of script comprehension in Lewy body spectrum disorders. Brian and Language. Academic Press Inc. Elsevier Science, 125(3): 330-343, Jun 2013.

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