Gaurav Shukla, M.D., PH.D.

Adjunct Assistant Professor

Gaurav ShuklaArtificial Intelligence in Biomedical Imaging Lab (AIBIL)
Center for Biomedical Image Computing & Analytics (CBICA)
Research Adjunct, Department of Radiology
Perelman School of Medicine
University of Pennsylvania



Adjunct Assistant Professor
Department of Radiation Oncology
Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania


Educational Background

M.D. & Ph.D. in Bioengineering and Medicine, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine / Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, PA Medical Scientist Training Program (M.S.T.P.)


1.    Li T, Shukla G, Lockamy V, Peng C, Liu H, Shi W. Dosimetric impact of a tumor treating fields (TTFields) device for glioblastoma patients undergoing simultaneous radiation therapy. Frontiers Oncol. 2018 Mar 13;8:51. doi: 10.3389/fonc.2018.00051. PMID 29594036.
2.    Rathore S, Akbari H, Doshi J, Shukla G, et al. A radiomic signature of infiltration in peritumoral edema predicts subsequent recurrence in glioblastoma: Implications for personalized radiotherapy planning. Journal of Medical Imaging, 2018 Apr;5(2):021219. doi: 10.1117/1.JMI.5.2.021219. PMID 29531967.
3.    Shukla G, Alexander GS, Bakas S, Nikam R, Talekar K, Palmer JD, Shi W. Advanced magnetic resonance imaging in glioblastoma: a review. Chin Clin Oncol. 2017 Aug;6(4):40. doi:
10.21037/cco.2017.06.28. PMID: 28841802.
4.    Barney C, Shukla G, Bhamidipati D, Palmer JD. Re-irradiation for recurrent glioblastoma. Chin Clin Oncol. 2017 Aug;6(4):36. doi: 10.21037/cco.2017.06.18. PMID 28841798.
5.    Shukla G, Klatzky R, Wu B, Wang B, Galeotti J, Chapman B, Stetten G. Integrating images from a moveable tracked display of 3D data. Cognitive Research: Principles and Implications. 2017;2(1):34.  doi: 10.1186/s41235-017-0069-0. PMID: 28890919.
6.    Shukla G, Sarkar A, Hanlon A, Crockett E, Chen HC, Martelli-Raben J, Glick A, Benge B, Lobis M, Terranova S, Desperito T, Cozzolino D, Kemmerer E, Mourtada F, Raben A. Biochemical control and toxicity for favorable- and intermediate-risk patients using real-time intraoperative inverse optimization prostate seed implant: Less is more! Brachytherapy. 2017 Feb; doi:
7.    Shukla G, Williams NL, Luminais C, Lu B, Shi W. Lung cancer screening: not all nodules are created equal. Journal of Thoracic Disease. 2016 Oct;8(10):E1257-E1259. PMID: 27867602.
8.    Du S, Lockamy V, Zhou L, Xue C, LeBlanc J, Glenn S, Shukla G, Yu Y, Dicker AP, Leeper DB, Lu Y, Lu B. Stereotactic Body Radiation Therapy Delivery in a Genetically Engineered Mouse Model of Lung Cancer. International Journal of Radiation Oncology, Biology, and Physics, 96(3); 1 November 2016, 529-537, PMID 27681749.
9.    Shukla G, Lockamy V, Keller J, Sahu J, Pro B, Shi W.  High dose rate (HDR) brachytherapy for mycosis fungoides of the wrist.  International Journal of Clinical Medicine. 2015; 6, 154-157,
10.    Beriwal S, Shukla G, Shinde A, Heron DE, Kelley JE, Edwards RP, Sukumvanitch P, Richard S, Olawaiye AB, Krivak TC. Preoperative intensity-modulated radiotherapy and chemotherapy for locally advanced vulvar carcinoma: analysis of pattern of relapse.  International Journal of Radiation Oncology, Biology, and Physics. 2013 Apr 1; 85(5):1269-74. PMID 23273997.
11.    Kim H, Beriwal S, Huq MS, Kannan N, Shukla G, Houser C. Evaluation of set-up uncertainties with daily kilovoltage image guidance in external beam radiation therapy for gynaecological cancers. Clin Oncol (R Coll Radiol). 2012 Mar; 24 (2):e39-45. Epub 2011 Sep 22. PMID: 21943780.
12.    Shukla G, Beriwal S, Krivak TC, Kelley JL, Sukumvanich P, Edwards RP, Richard S, Olawaiye A, Zorn KK. Preoperative high dose rate brachytherapy for clinical stage II endometrial carcinoma. J Contemp Brachytherapy. 2011 Jun;3(2):70-73. PMID 27895672.
13.    Shukla G. Development and evaluation of a novel method for in-situ medical image display," Ph.D. Dissertation, March 16, 2011.
14.    Chen ML, Shukla G, Jackman SV, Tsao AK, Smaldone MC, Ost MC, Stetten GD, Averch TD. Real-Time Tomographic Reflection in Facilitating Percutaneous Access to the Renal Collecting System. Journal of Endourology. May 2011: 743-745. PMID: 21480789.
15.    Amesur NB, Wang DC, Chang W, Weiser D, Klatzky R, Shukla G, Stetten GD. Peripherally inserted central catheter placement using the Sonic Flashlight. Journal of vascular and interventional radiology: JVIR. 2009 Oct; 20 (10):1380-3. PMID: 19699661.
16.    Wang D, Amesur N, Shukla G, Bayless A, Weiser D, Scharl A, Mockel D, Banks C, Mandella B, Klatzky R, Stetten G. Peripherally inserted central catheter placement with the sonic flashlight: initial clinical trial by nurses. Journal of Ultrasound in Medicine: Official Journal of the American Institute of Ultrasound in Medicine. 2009 May; 28 (5):651-6. PMID: 19389904.