Mitchell D. Schnall

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Eugene P. Pendergrass Professor of Radiology
Chairman, Department of Radiology , University of Pennsylvania
Department: Radiology

Contact information
Department of Radiology
Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
3400 Spruce Street
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Office: 215-662-3030
Fax: 215-662-7011
Education:
BA (Physics)
University of Pennsylvania, 1981.
M.D.
University of Pennsylvania, 1986.
Ph.D. (Biophysics)
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

Daye D, Keller B, Conant EF, Chen J, Schnall MD, Maidment AD, Kontos D.: Mammographic parenchymal patters as an imaging marker of endogenous hormonal exposure: a preliminary study in a high-risk population. Academy of Radiology 5(20): 635-46, May 2013.

Wu S, Weinstein SP, Conant EF, Schnall MD, Kontos D.: Automated Chest Wall Line Detection for Whole-Breast Segmentation in Sagittal Breast MR Images. Medical Physics Journal 4(40), April 2013.

Fitzgerald TJ, Bishop-Jodoin M, Bosch WR, Curran WJ, Followill DS, Galvin JM, Hanusik R, King SR, Knopp MV, Laurie F, O'Meara E, Michalski JM, Saltz JH, Schnall MD, Schwartz L, Ulin K, Xiao Y, Urie M.: Future Vision for the Quality Assurance of Oncology Clinical Trials. Frontiers in Oncology 31(3), March 2013.

Busch DR, Choe R,Rosen MA, Guo W, Durduran T, Feldman MD, Miles C, Czerniecki BJ, Tchou J, Demichele A, Schnall MD, Yodh AG.: Optical Malignancy Parameters for Monitoring Progression of Breast Cancer Neoadjuvant Chemotherapy. Biomedical Optics Express 1(4): 105-21, January 2013.

Comis R, Schnall M.: Q&A: Robert Comis and Mitchell Schnall on trials. Interview by Eric Bender. Cancer Discovery 9(2): 759, September 2012.

Hylton NM, Blune JD, Bernreuter WK, Pisano ED, Rosen MA, Morris EA, Weatherall PT, Lehman CD, Newstead GM, Polin S. Marques HS, Esserman LJ, Schnall MD: Locally advanced breast cancer: MR imaging for prediction of response to neoadjuvant chemotherapy--results from ACRIN 6657/I-SPY TRIAL. Radiology June 2012.

National Lung Screening Trial Research Team, Aberle DR, Adams AM, Berg CD, Clapp JD, Clingan KL, Gareen IF, Lynch DA, Marcus PM, Pnksky PF: Baseline Characteristics of Participants in the Randomized National Lung Screening Trial. Journal of the National Cancer Institute 102(1): 1771-9, October 2011.

National Lung Screening Trial Research Team, Aberle DR, Adams AM, Berg CD, Black WC, Clapp JD, Fagerstrom RM, Gareen IF, Gatsonis C, Marcus PM, Sicks JD: Reduced lung-cancer mortality with Low-Dose Computed Tomographic Screening. New England Journal of Medicine 365(4): 395-409, August 2011.

Stillman AE, Woodard PK, RESCUE Investigators: Consequence of Overuse of Invasive Coronary Angiography. Archives of Internal Medicine 171(11): 709, April 2011.

, Aberle Denise R, Berg Christine D, Black William C, Church Timothy R, Fagerstrom Richard M, Galen Barbara, Gareen Ilana F, Gatsonis Constantine, Goldin Jonathan, Gohagan John K, Hillman Bruce, Jaffe Carl, Kramer Barnett S, Lynch David, Marcus Pamela M, Schnall Mitchell, Sullivan Daniel C, Sullivan Dorothy, Zylak Carl J: The National Lung Screening Trial: overview and study design. Radiology 258(1): 243-53, January 2011.

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Last updated: 05/24/2013
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