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Cancer Molecular Imaging Program monthly Series featuring Dr. Richard E. Carson

Imaging synaptic density in the living human brain

  • Date: May 15, 2017 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
  • Location: 13-105 CHS
    Los Angeles, California 90095
Dr. Richard E. Carson

Presented by
Richard E. Carson, Ph.D.
Professor
Radiology and Biomedical Imaging and Biomedical Engineering
Yale University

Dr. Richard Carson's research uses Positron Emission Tomography as a tool to noninvasively measure a wide range of in vivo physiology in human beings and laboratory animals. His focus is on the development and applications of new tracer kinetic modeling methods and algorithms and on research in PET image reconstruction and image quantification. These quantitative techniques are then applied in clinical populations and preclinical models of disease. Application areas include neuropsychiatric populations, diabetes, cardiology and oncology.


Light lunch served

Sponsored by UCLA's Jonsson Comprehensive Cancer Center Cancer Molecular Imaging program

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