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
BA (Physics)
University of Pennsylvania, 1981.
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

Chung S.H., Feldman M.D., Martinez D., Kim H., Putt M.E., Busch D.R., Tchou J., Czerniecki B.J., Schnall M.D., Rosen M.A., DeMichele: Macroscopic optical physiological parameters correlate with microscopic proliferation and vessel area breast cancer signatures. Breast Cancer Research 17(1), 2015.

Zafar H.M., Chadalavada S.C., Kahn C.E., Cook T.S., Sloan C.E., Lalevic D., Langlotz C.P., Schnall M.D.: Code Abdomen: An Assessment Coding Scheme for Abdominal Imaging Findings Possibly Journal of the American College of Radiology 27, 2015.

Schmitz K.H., Williams N.I., Kontos D., Kurzer M.S., Schnall M., Domchek S., Stopfer J., Galantino M.L., Hwang W.-T., Morales K., Wu S., DiGiovanni L., Salvatore D., Fenderson D., Good J., Sturgeon K., Grant L., Bryan C.J., Adelman J.: Women In Steady Exercise Research (WISER) Sister: Study design and methods. Contemporary Clinical Trials 41(1), 2015.

Rahbar H., Hanna L.G., Gatsonis C., Mahoney M.C., Schnall M.D., DeMartini W.B., Lehman C.D.: Contralateral prophylactic mastectomy in the American College of radiology imaging network 6667 trial: Effect of breast MR imaging Radiology 273, October 2014.

Agner S.C., Rosen M.A., Englander S., Tomaszewski J.E., Feldman M.D., Zhang P., Mies C., Schnall M.D., Madabhushi A.: Computerized image analysis for identifying triple-negative breast cancers and differentiating them from other molecular subtypes of breast cancer on dynamic contrast-enhanced mr images: A feasibility study. Radiology 272, July 2014.

Ciunci C.A., Perini R.F., Avadhani A.N., Kang H.C., Sun W., Redlinger M., Harlacker K., Flaherty K.T., Giantonio B.J., Rosen M.A., Divgi C.R., Song H.K., Englander S., Troxel A., Schnall M., O'Dwyer P.J.: Phase 1 and pharmacodynamic trial of everolimus in combination with cetuximab in patients with advanced cancer. Cancer 120, January 2014.

Sloan C.E., Chadalavada S.C., Cook T.S., Langlotz C.P., Schnall M.D., Zafar H.M.: Assessment of Follow-up Completeness and Notification Preferences for Imaging Findings of Possible Cancer. What Happens After Radiologists Submit Their Reports? Academic Radiology 12: 1579, 2014.

Busch D.R., Choe R., Durduran T., Friedman D.H., Baker W.B., Maidment A.D., Rosen M.A., Schnall : Blood Flow Reduction in Breast Tissue due to Mammographic Compression. Academic Radiology 21, 2014.

B.J., Tchou J., Feldman M.D., Mies C., Rosen M.A., Schnall M.D., DeMichele A., Yodh A.G.: Optically measured microvascular blood flow contrast of malignant breast tumors. PLoS One 9, 2014.

Gade T.P.F., Hunt S.J., Harrison N., Nadolski G.J., Weber C., Pickup S., Furth E.E., Schnall M.D., Soulen M.C., Celeste Simon M.: Segmental Transarterial Embolization in a Translational Rat Model of Hepatocellular Carcinoma. Journal of Vascular and Interventional Radiology 26(15), 2014.

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Last updated: 10/03/2015
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