Contributions of MRI in characterizing bone tumors
Plenary #1: METABOLIC BONE
Pitfalls in soft tissue tumor imaging
Plenary #2: TUMOURS & RHEUMATOLOGY
Dr. David Panicek received his medical degree from Cornell University Medical College and completed a diagnostic radiology residency at New York Hospital/Cornell, in New York City. Since 1988, he has been on the faculty at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, in New York City. He serves as Vice Chair for Clinical Affairs in Radiology at Memorial Hospital and was promoted to Professor of Radiology at Cornell University Medical College in 1999.
Dr. Panicek has authored or co-authored 110 peer-reviewed articles, 28 chapters and reviews, and one book, addressing numerous topics in oncologic imaging, with a focus on musculoskeletal tumors. He was principal investigator on a National Cancer Institute-funded multi-institutional study that compared CT and MR imaging for staging of musculoskeletal tumors. He is a Fellow of the American College of Radiology and an elected member of the International Skeletal Society. He serves on the editorial board of Skeletal Radiology.
Dr. Panicek is a recipient of the E. Robert Heitzman Award for Teaching Excellence and the Robin C. Watson Award for Excellence in Radiology Teaching. He is a two-time recipient of the Outstanding Teacher Award in musculoskeletal imaging courses at annual meetings of the International Society for Magnetic Resonance in Medicine.