Tessa Sundaram Cook

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Assistant Professor of Radiology at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Chief, 3-D and Advanced Imaging, Department of Radiology, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Fellowship Director, Imaging Informatics, Department of Radiology, Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania
Director, Center for Translational Imaging Informatics, Department of Radiology, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Active Radiologist, Phoenixville Hospital, Dept. of Radiology
Department: Radiology

Contact information
Hospital of University of Pennsylvania
Department of Radiology
1 Silverstein
3400 Spruce Street
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Office: 215-662-3431
Fax: 215-662-3037
Education:
B.S.E. (Computer Science)
Johns Hopkins University, 1997.
B.S.E (Biomedical Engineering)
Johns Hopkins University Whiting School of Engineering, Baltimore MD, 1997.
M.S.E (Biomedical Engineering)
Johns Hopkins University Whiting School of Engineering, Baltimore MD, 1999.
M.D./Ph.D (Medicine and Bioengineering)
University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine & University of Pennsylvania School of Engineering and Applied Sciences, Philadelphia, PA, 2007.
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Description of Itmat Expertise

Imaging informatics, technology assessment, cardiovascular imaging, image processing, resident education

Description of Research Expertise

- imaging informatics
- radiation dose monitoring
- radiation dose reduction
- follow-up tracking
- mobile apps for radiology education

Selected Publications

TS Cook: #RADxx blog. \{#RADxx blog} May 2018.

Cook TS: Large datasets, logistics, sharing, and workflow in screening. British Journal of Radiology in press, 2018.

AM Wnorowski, TS Cook, D Lalevic, JE Langer, HM Zafar: Outcome of liver lesions indeterminate for malignancy on ultrasound: the role of patient age, risk status, and lesion echogenicity. Abdominal Radiology in press online: 1-10, 2018.

Lauren F Comisar, Hanna M Zafar MD MHS, Darco Lalevic BS, Charles E Kahn Jr. MD MS, Mitchell Schnall MD PhD, Tessa S Cook MD PhD: Frequency of Imaging Findings Indeterminate or Suspicious for Malignancy at Three Hospital Types within an Academic Health System. AUR 2018 2018.

McDonald JS, McDonald RJ, Davenport MS, Jaffe TA, Cook TS, Kallmes DF, Kotsenas AL: Gender and Radiology Publication Productivity: An Examination of Academic Faculty From Four Health Systems in the United States. J Am Coll Rad 14(8): 1100-18, 2018.

J Chen, D Lalevic, X Zhang, J Wildenberg, SO Trerotola, TS Cook: Development of an automated system for quality assurance of image-guided biopsies. Journal of Vascular and Interventional Radiology 29(4): S67, 2018.

GJ Liao, JM Liao, D Lalevic, TS Cook, HM Zafar: Time to Talk: Can Radiologists Improve Follow-Up of Abdominal Imaging Findings Indeterminate for Malignancy by Initiating Verbal Communication? J Am Coll Rad in press, 2018.

GJ Liao, JM Liao, TS Cook: Geographic Patterns of Radiology Referrals in the United States: A Descriptive Network Analysis. J Am Coll Rad online, 2018.

Jeffrey Duda, Emmanuel Botzolakis, Po-Hao Chen, Suyash Mohan, Ilya Nasrallah, Andreas Rauschecker, Jeffrey Rudie, R Nick Bryan, James Gee, Tessa Cook: Bayesian network interface for assisting radiology interpretation and education. Proc. SPIE Medical Imaging 2018: Imaging Informatics for Healthcare, Research, and Applications 10579: 105790S, 2018.

Chen P, Roth H, Galperin-Aizenberg M, Ruutiainen AT, Gefter W, Cook TS: Improving Abnormality Detection on Chest Radiography Using Game-Like Reinforcement Mechanics. Academic Radiology 24(11): 1428-1435, Nov 2017.

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Last updated: 06/22/2018
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