Drew A Torigian

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Associate Professor of Radiology at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Active Staff, Department of Radiology, Presbyterian Medical Center
Active Staff, Department of Radiology, Pennsylvania Hospital
Attending Staff, Department of Radiology, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Clinical Director, Medical Image Processing Group (MIPG), Department of Radiology, University of Pennsylvania Medical Center
Department: Radiology

Contact information
Department of Radiology
Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
3400 Spruce Street
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Office: 215-615-3805
Fax: 215-614-0033
BA (Mathematics)
Johns Hopkins University, 1991.
BA (Chemistry)
Johns Hopkins University, 1991.
MA (Mathematics)
Johns Hopkins University, 1991.
MD (Medicine)
New York University School of Medicine, 1996.
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Description of Research Expertise

oncologic imaging (lung cancer, melanoma, lymphoma, GI, GU, and gyn cancers)
inflammation imaging
aging imaging
translational research imaging
thoracoabdominopelvic imaging
CT imaging
MR imaging
PET, PET/CT, and PET/MR imaging
functional and molecular imaging
quantitative imaging/image analysis
all types of imaging response assessment on CT, MRI, and PET

Description of Itmat Expertise

I have interest in clinical and translational research related to quantitative imaging through PET and CT/MRI, and enjoy collaborating with other investigators in a variety of disciplines.

Selected Publications

Tong Y, Udupa JK, Odhner D, Bai P, Torigian DA.: Virtual landmarks. Proc SPIE 10135: 1013521-1 - 1013521-6, 2017 Notes: conference proceedings.

Tong Y, Udupa JK, Odhner D, Wu C, Zhao Y, McDonough JM, Capraro A, Torigian DA, Campbell RM.: Interactive iterative relative fuzzy connectedness lung segmentation on thoracic 4D dynamic MR images. Proc SPIE 10137: 1013723-1 - 1013723-6, 2017 Notes: conference proceedings.

Bai P, Udupa JK, Tong Y, Xie S, Torigian DA.: Automatic thoracic body region localization. Proc SPIE 10134: 101343X-1 - 10134X-6, 2017 Notes: conference proceedings.

Tong Y, Udupa JK, Odhner D, Wu C, Fitzpatrick D, Winchell N, Schuster SJ, Torigian DA.: Disease quantification on PET/CT images without object delineation. Proc SPIE 10137: 101370V-1 - 101370V-6, 2017 Notes: conference proceedings.

Treadwell JR, Mitchell MD, Tsou A, Torigian DA, Aggarwal C, Schoelles KM.: Imaging for the Pretreatment Staging of Small Cell Lung Cancer. Comparative Effectiveness Review No. 174. (Prepared by the ECRI Institute-Penn Medicine Evidence-based Practice Center under Contract No. 290-2012-00011-I.) AHRQ Publication No. 16-EHC015-EF. Rockville, MD: Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality. January 2016 Notes: Available online at www.effectivehealthcare.ahrq.gov/reports/final.cfm.

Thawait SK, Batra K, Johnson SI, Torigian DA, Chhabra A, Zaheer A.: Magnetic resonance imaging evaluation of non ovarian adnexal lesions. Clin Imaging 40(1): 33-45, 2016.

Grevera GJ, Udupa JK, Odhner D, Torigian DA.: Optimal atlas construction through hierarchical image registration. Proc SPIE 9786: 97862C-1 - 97862C-6, 2016 Notes: conference proceedings.

Tong Y, Udupa JK, Wu C, Pednekar G, Subramanian JR, Lederer DJ, Christie J, Torigian DA.: Fat segmentation on chest CT images via fuzzy models. Proc SPIE 9786: 978609-1 - 978609-6, 2016 Notes: conference proceedings.

Mitchell MD, Aggarwal C, Tsou AY, Torigian DA, Treadwell JR.: Imaging for the pretreatment staging of small cell lung cancer: a systematic review. Acad Radiol 23(8): 1047-1056, 2016.

Huang L, Udupa JK, Tong Y, Odhner D, Torigian DA.: Automatic anatomy recognition on CT images with pathology. Proc SPIE 9785: 97851S-1 - 97851S-6, 2016 Notes: conference proceedings.

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