Deep Learning in Medical Imaging


January 31, 2018



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Dinggang Shen, PhD
Professor of Radiology
BRIC, Computer Science, and Biomedical Engineering
Director, Faculty Development for Basic Science
Director, UNC IDEA Group
Director, BRIC Image Analysis Core
University of North Carolina School of Medicine (UNC)

About Dr. Shen:
Dr. Dinggang Shen is Jeffrey Houpt Distinguished Investigator, and a Professor in the Department of Radiology and BRIC at UNC-Chapel Hill. Before joining UNC as an associate professor in April 2008, he was a tenure-track assistant professor in the University of Pennsylvania since July 2002, and a faculty member in Johns Hopkins University in 2001 and 2002.

Dr. Shen is on the Advisory Board of Physics in Medicine & Biology (PMB) and Cognitive Computation (Springer Neuroscience, USA), and also the Editorial Board of the Journal of Alzheimer's Disease (2016-2017), Medical Image Analysis, IEEE Transactions on Biomedical Engineering, IEEE Journal of Biomedical and Health Informatics (J-BHI), Pattern Recognition, Computerized Medical Imaging and Graphics, International Journal of Image and Graphics, CMBBE: Imaging & Visualization, and Brain Informatics. He also has served as a reviewer for numerous international journals and conferences.

Dr. Shen has published more than 800 articles in journals and proceedings of international conferences. He is the recipient of the title of SJTU Top Ten Research Elite (1994), best paper awards (1993, 2001, 2003, 2005, 2007), and the most cited paper award (2007). He is Fellow of IEEE, and also Fellow of The American Institute for Medical and Biological Engineering (AIMBE).