Lisa J. States, MD

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Professor of Clinical Radiology
Department: Radiology

Contact information
Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Department of Radiology
34th Street & Civic Center Boulevard
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Office: 267-425-7146
Fax: 267-425-7068
BA (Human Biology)
Stanford University, Stanford, CA, 1985.
MD (Medicine)
Weill Cornell Medical College, New York City, NY, 1989.
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Description of Research Expertise

Interpretation of 18 FDOPA PET/CT used for the localization of a focal lesion of congenital hyperinsulinism.
Sponsor and Principle Investigator. PROTOCOL: Expanded Access 18F-DOPA PET/CT.

Metaiodobenzylguanidine (131 I-MIBG) Therapy for Refractory Neuroblastoma and Paraganglioma/ Pheochromocytoma Expanded access protocol

Thyroid Gland Screening Surveillance in Childhood Cancer Survivors after Radiotherapy

PET/MRI Protocol Optimization. PI.

NEPENTHE Trial. Co-Investigator.

Description of Clinical Expertise

pediatric oncology
pediatric nuclear medicine and Molecular Imaging
Pediatric PET/CT scan
Pediatric PET/MRI
Congenital hyperinsulinism imaging with 18FDOPA
musculoskeletal MRI

Description of Other Expertise

MIBG research protocols and therapy

Selected Publications

Baratto L, Hawk KE, States L, Qi J, Gatidis S, Kiru L, Dalrup-Link HE. : PET/MRI Improves Management of Children with Cancer. J Nucl Med 62(10): 1334-1340, October 2021.

Navarathna N, Becker S, Dalal D, Edgar C, De Leon D, Sigal W, Lord K, States L.: 18F-FDOPA PET Imaging in Congenital Hyperinsulinism for Localization of a Focal Pancreatic Lesion: Do Medications Interfere With Radiotracer Uptake? 2021 Congenital Hyperinsulinism Research Conference September 2021 Notes: Presentation.

States LJ, Davis JC, Hamel SM, Becker SA, Zhuang H.: 18F-FDOPA PET/CT Imaging of Congenital Hyperinsulinism. Journal of Nuclear Medicine. Mankoff, D (eds.). 62(2), July 2021.

Rosenfeld E, Mitteera L, Boodhansigha K, Becker SA, McKnight H, Boyajiana L, Ackermann A, Kalish JM, Bhatti TR, States LJ, Adzick NS, Lord K, De Leon DD: Case Report: Two Distinct Focal Congenital Hyperinsulinism Lesions Resulting from Separate Genetic Events Frontiers in Pediatrics. S. Karger AG, 9, July 2021 Notes: In submission.

Eweje FR, Bao B, Wu J, Dalal D, Liao WH, He Y, Luo Y, Lu S, Zhang P, Peng X, Sebro R, Bai HS, States L: Deep Learning for Classification of Bone Lesions on Routine MRI. EBio Medicine June 2021 Notes: doi: 10.1016/j.ebiom.2021.103402. Epub 2021 Jun 5. PMID: 34098339

Peng J, Kim DD, Patel JB, Zeng X, Huang J, Chang K, Xun X, Zhang C, Sollee J, Wu J, Dalal DJ, Feng X, Zhou H, Zhu C, Zou B, Jin K, Wen PY, Boxerman JL, Warren KE, Poussaint TY, States LJ, Kalpaty-Cramer J, Yang L, Huang RY, Bai HX.: Deep Learning-Based Automatic Tumor Burden Assessment of Pediatric High Grade Gliomas, Medulloblastomas, and other Leptomeningeal Seeding Tumors. Neuro Oncol 26, June 2021 Notes: doi: 10.1093/neuonc/noab151. Online ahead of print.

Sera SD; Rapp j; States LJ; Andronikou S; Ciet P; Lee, EY: Pediatric Lung: MRI Currently Available and Emerging Techniques. American Journal of Roentgenology, AJR 216(3): 781-790, March 2021 Notes:

Samoyedny A, Srinivasan A, States L, Mosse YP, Alai E, Pawel B, Pogoriler J, Shellikeri S, Vatsky S, Acord M, Escobar F, Edgar JC, Maris JM, Cahill AM: Image-Guided Biopsy for Relapsed Neuroblastoma: Focus on Safety, Adequacy for Genetic Sequencing and Correlation with Tumor Percent with Quantitative Lesion MIBG Uptake. JCO Precision Oncology March 2021.

Dillman, Jonathan; Gee, Michael; Ward, Christopher; Drum, Elizabeth; Servaes, Sabah; Jaimes, Camilo; States, Lisa: Imaging Sedation and Anesthesia Practice Patterns in Children – A Survey of the Society of Chairs of Radiology at Children’s Hospitals (SCORCH). Pediatric Radiology January 2021.

Barratto L, Hawk EK, States L, Qi J, Gatidis S, Kiru L, Dalrup-Link HE: How PET/MR improves Management of Children with Cancer Journal of Nuclear Medicine 2021 Notes: accepted, in review.

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