I am a diagnostic radiologist and nuclear medicine physician with specialty training in abdominal imaging, cardiac imaging, and emergency radiology. This diverse training allows me to provide our patients with a comprehensive analysis of their health and disease.
As member of the Hepatopancreatobiliary Disease Management Team, I collaborate with our gastroenterologists, medical oncologists, and surgical oncologists to optimize clinical management of liver, pancreas, and bile duct tumors. My clinical activities are centered on the use of advanced modalities such as CT, MRI, and PET for the diagnosis, staging, treatment response assessment, and follow-up of people with cancer.
My research interests are centered on hepatobiliary and pancreatic tumors, specifically on developing clinical applications for the latest MRI and PET/CT technology. My ongoing research is translational and includes assessing the role of functional MRI and PET/CT as surrogate markers of tumor heterogeneity and response to treatment in patients with liver metastasis and hepatobiliary and pancreatic cancers.
- Clinical Expertise: Hepatobiliary Cancers; Pancreatic Cancer
- Languages Spoken: English; Italian
- Education: MD, PhD, University of Florence School of Medicine
- Residencies: University of Washington; Univerita delgi Studi di Firenze (Italy)
- Fellowships: University of Cambridge (England); New York University; University of Washington
- Board Certifications: Nuclear Medicine; Radiology
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