Susan P. Weinstein, M.D.

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Professor of Radiology at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Active Staff, Department of Medical Imaging, Penn Presbyterian Medical Center
Attending Staff, Department of Radiology, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Director of UPHS Breast Imaging Network Practice Optimization Team (NPOT) , Penn Medicine
Associate Chair for Radiology Network Strategic Projects, University of Pennsylvania
Department: Radiology

Contact information
Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Department of Radiology/Breast Imaging
1 Silverstein Building
3400 Spruce Street
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Office: 215-614-0124
Fax: 215-662-7436
Case Western Reserve University, 1988.
University of Pennsylvania, 1993.
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Description of Research Expertise

Breast Cancer Screening, Breast MRI

Description of Clinical Expertise

Breast Cancer Screening and Diagnosis, Breast MRI, Breast Image Guided Interventions

Selected Publications

Zuckerman SP, Conant EF, Keller BM, Maidment AD, Barufaldi B, Weinstein SP, Synnestvedt M, McDonald ES: Implementation of Synthesized Two-dimensional Mammography in a Population-based Digital Breast Tomosynthesis Screening Program. Radiology 281(3): 730-736, Jul 2016.

McDonald ES, Oustimov A, Weinstein SP, Synnestvedt MB, Schnall M, Conant EF: Effectiveness of digital breast tomosynthesis compared with digital mammography: Outcomes analysis from 3 years of breast cancer screening JAMA Oncology 2(6): 737-43, Jun 2016 Notes: doi: 10.1001/jamaoncol.2015.5536.

Pertuz S, McDonald ES, Weinstein SP, Conant EF, Kontos D: Fully Automated Quantitative Estimation of Volumetric Breast Density from Digital Breast Tomosynthesis Images: Preliminary Results and Comparison with Digital Mammography and MR Imaging. Radiology 279(1): 65-74, Apr 2016 Notes: doi: 10.1148/radiol.2015150277.

Beam CA, Conant EF, Sickles EA, Weinstein SP: Evaluation of Proscriptive Health Care Policy Implementation in Screening Mammography. Radiology 229(2): 534-540, Nov 2003.

Czerniecki BJ, Koski GK, Kildovsky U, Xu S, Cohen PA, Mick R, Nisenbaum H, Pasha T, Xu M, Fox KR, Weinstein S, Orel SG, Vonderheide R, Coulos G, DeMichele A, Araujo L, Spitz FR, Rosen M, Levine BL, June C, Zhang P: Targeting HER-2/neu in early breast cancer development using dendritic cells with staged IL-12 burst secretion. Cancer Research 15(67): 1842-1852, Feb 2007.

Weinstein SP, Localio AR, Conant EF, Rosen M, Thomas KM, Schnall MD: Multimodality screening of high-risk women: a prospective cohort study. Journal of Clinical Oncology 27(36): 6124-6128, 2009.

Ou Y, Weinstein SP, Conant EF, Englander S, Da X, Gaonkar B, Hsieh MK, Rosen M, DeMichele A, Davatzikos C, Kontos D: Deformable registration for quantifying longitudinal tumor changes during neoadjuvant chemotherapy. Magn Reson Med 73(6): 2343-56, Jun 2015 Notes: doi: 10.1002/mrm.25368.

DeLeo MJ, Domchek SM, Kontos D, Conant E, Chen J, Weinstein S: Breast MRI Fibroglandular Volume and Parenchymal Enhancement in BRCA1 and BRCA2 Mutation Carriers Before and Immediately After Risk-Reducing Salpingo-Oophorectomy. AJR 204(3): 669-73, Mar 2015 Notes: doi: 10.2214/AJR.13.12146.

Wu S, Weinstein SP, DeLeo MJ 3rd, Conant EF, Chen J, Domchek SM, Kontos D: Quantitative assessment of background parenchymal enhancement in breast MRI predicts response to risk-reducing salpingo-oophorectomy: preliminary evaluation in a cohort of BRCA1/2 mutation carriers. Breast Cancer Res 17(67), May 2015 Notes: doi: 10.1186/s13058-015-0577-0.

Roth RG, Maidment AD, Weinstein SP, Roth SO, Conant EF: Digital breast tomosynthesis: lessons learned from early clinical implementation. Radiographics 34(4): E89-E102, Jul-Aug 2014 Notes: doi: 10.1148/rg.344130087.

Marshall AL, Domchek SM, Weinstein SP: Follow-up Frequency and Compliance in Women with Probably Benign Findings on Breast Magnetic Resonance Imaging. Acad Acad Radiol 19(4): 406-411, April 2012.

Koski GK, Koldovsky U, Xu S, Mick R, Sharma A, Fitzpatrick E, Weinstein S, Nisenbaum H, Levine BL, Fox K, Zhang P, Czerniecki BJ : Koski GK, Koldovsky U, Xu S, Mick R, Sharma A, Fitzpatrick E, Weinstein S, A novel dendritic cell-based immunization approach for the induction of durable Th1-polarized anti-HER-2/neu responses in women with early breast cancer J Immunother 35(1): 54-65, Jan 2012.

Sharma Anupama, Koldovsky Ursula, Xu Shuwen, Mick Rosemarie, Roses Robert, Fitzpatrick Elizabeth, Weinstein Susan, Nisenbaum Harvey, Levine Bruce L, Fox Kevin, Zhang Paul, Koski Gary, Czerniecki Brian J: HER-2 pulsed dendritic cell vaccine can eliminate HER-2 expression and impact ductal carcinoma in situ. Cancer 118(17): 4354-62, Sep 2012.

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 40(4): 042301, Apr 2013 Notes: doi: 10.1118/1.4793255.

B. Michele McCorvey, Kathryn A. Evers, Cliff Bernstein, Paul Fisher, Ekta Gupta, Marion E. Scoggins, Catherine Tuite, Susan P. Weinstein: American College of Radiology Continuous Professional Improvement Breast Radiology. American College of Radiology. ACR Press, Nov 2016.

Lowenfeld Lea, Mick Rosemarie, Datta Jashodeep, Xu Shuwen, Fitzpatrick Elizabeth, Fisher Carla S, Fox Kevin R, DeMichele Angela, Zhang Paul, Weinstein Susan, Roses Robert E, Czerniecki Brian J: Dendritic Cell Vaccination Enhances Immune Responses and Induces Regression of HER2pos DCIS Independent of Route: Results of Randomized Selection Design Trial. Clinical cancer research : an official journal of the American Association for Cancer Research 23(12): 2961-2971, Jun 2017 Notes: doi: 10.1158/1078-0432.CCR-16-1924.

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