Mitchell D. Schnall

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Eugene P. Pendergrass Professor of Radiology
Chairman, Department of Radiology , Department of Radiology, Perelman School of Medicine at theUniversity of Pennsylvania
Department: Radiology

Contact information
Department of Radiology
Perelman School of Medicine
HUP, One Silverstein, Suite 130
3400 Spruce Street
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Office: 215-662-3030
Fax: 215-662-7011
B.S. (Physics)
University of Pennsylvania, 1981.
Ph.D. (Biophysics)
University of Pennsylvania, 1986.
University of Pennsylvania, 1986.
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Description of Itmat Expertise

Dr. Schnall is interested in the development, translation and clinical evaluation of novel technology for imaging cancer with MRI. Projects focus on the prostate and breast.

Selected Publications

Cook Tessa S, Lalevic Darco, Sloan Caroline, Chadalavada Seetharam C, Langlotz Curtis P, Schnall Mitchell D, Zafar Hanna M: Implementation of an Automated Radiology Recommendation-Tracking Engine for Abdominal Imaging Findings of Possible Cancer. Journal of the American College of Radiology : JACR 14(5): 629-636, May 2017.

Licurse Mindy Y, Lalevic Darco, Zafar Hanna M, Schnall Mitchell D, Cook Tessa S: Expanding the Scope of an Automated Radiology Recommendation-Tracking Engine: Initial Experiences and Lessons Learned. Journal of digital imaging 30(2): 156-162, Apr 2017.

Bolan Patrick J, Kim Eunhee, Herman Benjamin A, Newstead Gillian M, Rosen Mark A, Schnall Mitchell D, Pisano Etta D, Weatherall Paul T, Morris Elizabeth A, Lehman Constance D, Garwood Michael, Nelson Michael T, Yee Douglas, Polin Sandra M, Esserman Laura J, Gatsonis Constantine A, Metzger Gregory J, Newitt David C, Partridge Savannah C, Hylton Nola M: MR spectroscopy of breast cancer for assessing early treatment response: Results from the ACRIN 6657 MRS trial. Journal of magnetic resonance imaging : JMRI 46(1): 290-302, Dec 2016.

Vapiwala Neha, Hwang Wei-Ting, Kushner Carolyn J, Schnall Mitchell D, Freedman Gary M, Solin Lawrence J: No impact of breast magnetic resonance imaging on 15-year outcomes in patients with ductal carcinoma in situ or early-stage invasive breast cancer managed with breast conservation therapy. Cancer 123(8): 1324-1332, Dec 2016.

Licurse, M.Y.a , Lalevic, D.a, Zafar, H.M.ab, Schnall, M.D.ab, Cook, T.S.a : Expanding the Scope of an Automated Radiology Recommendation-Tracking Engine: Initial Experiences and Lessons Learned Journal of Digital Imaging. Springer, 10: 1-7, November 2016.

McCarthy Anne Marie, Kim Jane J, Beaber Elisabeth F, Zheng Yingye, Burnett-Hartman Andrea, Chubak Jessica, Ghai Nirupa R, McLerran Dale, Breen Nancy, Conant Emily F, Geller Berta M, Green Beverly B, Klabunde Carrie N, Inrig Stephen, Skinner Celette Sugg, Quinn Virginia P, Haas Jennifer S, Schnall Mitchell, Rutter Carolyn M, Barlow William E, Corley Douglas A, Armstrong Katrina, Doubeni Chyke A: Follow-Up of Abnormal Breast and Colorectal Cancer Screening by Race/Ethnicity. American journal of preventive medicine 51(4): 507-12, Oct 2016.

Stillman Arthur E, Gatsonis Constantine, Lima João A C, Black William C, Cormack Jean, Gareen Ilana, Hoffmann Udo, Liu Tao, Mavromatis Kreton, Schnall Mitchell D, Udelson James E, Woodard Pamela K: Rationale and design of the Randomized Evaluation of patients with Stable angina Comparing Utilization of noninvasive Examinations (RESCUE) trial. American heart journal 179: 19-28, Sep 2016.

Tromberg Bruce J, Zhang Zheng, Leproux Anais, O'Sullivan Thomas D, Cerussi Albert E, Carpenter Philip, Mehta Rita S, Roblyer Darren, Yang Wei, Paulsen Keith D, Pogue Brian W, Jiang Shudong, Kaufman Peter, Yodh Arjun G, Chung So Hyun, Schnall Mitchell, Snyder Bradley S, Hylton Nola, Boas David A, Carp Stefan A, Isakoff Steven J, Mankoff David: Predicting Responses to Neoadjuvant Chemotherapy in Breast Cancer: ACRIN 6691 Trial of Diffuse Optical Spectroscopic Imaging (DOSI). Cancer research 76(20): 5933-5944, Aug 2016.

Sprague Brian L, Conant Emily F, Onega Tracy, Garcia Michael P, Beaber Elisabeth F, Herschorn Sally D, Lehman Constance D, Tosteson Anna N A, Lacson Ronilda, Schnall Mitchell D, Kontos Despina, Haas Jennifer S, Weaver Donald L, Barlow William E: Variation in Mammographic Breast Density Assessments Among Radiologists in Clinical Practice: A Multicenter Observational Study. Annals of internal medicine 165(7): 457-464, Jul 2016.

Brown Justin C, Kontos Despina, Schnall Mitchell D, Wu Shandong, Schmitz Kathryn H: The Dose-Response Effects of Aerobic Exercise on Body Composition and Breast Tissue among Women at High Risk for Breast Cancer: A Randomized Trial. Cancer prevention research (Philadelphia, Pa.) 9(7): 581-8, Jul 2016.

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