UPMC Hillman Cancer Center In Vivo Imaging Facilities Personnel

IVIF Co-Directors

Carolyn J. Anderson, PhD

Carolyn J. Anderson, PhD
Professor of Radiology, University of Pittsburgh
Director of Molecular Imaging, UPMC Hillman Cancer Center

 

 

Rivka Colen, MDRivka Colen, MD
Associate Professor of Radiology, University of Pittsburgh
Director, Response Evaluation Criteria in Solid Tumor (RECIST) Core
UPMC Hillman Cancer Center

 

Preclinical MRI Leadership

T. Kevin Hitchens, PhD, MBA
Associate Professor of Neurobiology, University of Pittsburgh
Director of Animal Imaging Center, McGowan Institute

Preclinical PET Leadership

Carolyn J. Anderson, PhD
Professor of Radiology, University of Pittsburgh
Director of Molecular Imaging, UPMC
Co-Director, Hillman In Vivo Imaging Facility

Clinical MRI and PET Leadership

James Mountz, MD, PhD
Professor of Radiology, University of Pittsburgh
Director of Neuro-Nuclear Medicine, UPMC

PET and MRI Faculty Support

Charles Laymon, PhD
Assistant Professor of Radiology

Brian Lopresti, MSNE
Physicist and Instructor of Radiology

N. Scott Mason, PhD
Radiochemist and Assistant Professor of Radiology

Chan-Hong Moon, PhD
Physicist and Assistant Professor of Radiology

IVIF Technical Support

James Ruszkiewicz
PET Manager

Kathryn Day
PET Technician

Joseph Latoche
PET Technician

Lesley Foley
Technical Support, Preclinical Imaging

PET Consultants

James Mountz, MD, PhD
Professor of Radiology, University of Pittsburgh
Director of Neuro-Nuclear Medicine, UPMC

Chester Mathis, PhD
Professor of Radiology, Senior Chemist, and Director of the PET Neuroscience program

MRI Consultant

Yijen L. Wu, PhD
Director, Rangos Research Center Animal Imaging Core, UPMC Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh

Optical and Ultrasound Imaging Leadership

W. Barry Edwards, PhD
Assistant Professor of Radiology