UCLA Brain Tumor Imaging Laboratory (BTIL), is part of the Center for Computer Vision and Imaging Biomarkers, and a member of the UCLA Brain Tumor Program. Our research involves the development, testing, and implementation of advanced MRI and PET imaging biomarkers for the characterization of brain tumor biology and response evaluation in clinical trials.
Image protocol standardization and quality control for multicenter clinical trials in brain tumors
Imaging biomarkers for novel brain tumor therapies - Diffusion, perfusion, and functional imaging in brain tumors
Radiogenomics, high-dimensional image processing and analysis in multicenter clinical trials in brain cancer
Multimodal image processing and analysis regarding neurodegenerative disease
Voxelwise spatiotemporal modeling of brain tumors using serial imaging
Advanced MRI and PET techniques for brain tumor treatment evaluation, characterization, visualization, and quantification.
Deep Learning and Computer Vision techniques applied in medical imaging research
For a full list of our publications, please visit http://cvib.ucla.edu/btil/publications/
Benjamin Ellingson, Ph.D., M.Sc
Professor of Radiology, Biomedical Physics, Psychiatry, & Bioengineering
Director of the UCLA Brain Tumor Imaging Laboratory (BTIL),
Co-Director of the Center for Computer Vision and Imaging Biomarkers
Lab Manager | Research Programmer
Catalina Raymond, MSc.
Assistant Project Scientist
Leo Wang, Ph.D.
Associate Researcher / Visiting Scholars
Mark Bydder, Ph.D.
Hiroyuki Tatekawa, Ph.D.
Satoka Shidoh, Ph.D.
Kunal Sanatkumar Patel, M.D.
Azim Laiwalla, M.D.
Ph.D. / Master’s Students
Jingwen Yao, MSc.
Talia Oughourlian, B.S.
Nicholas Cho, B.S., Medical Scientist Training Program (M.D., Ph.D.)
Siyuan Wei, B.S.
Administrative / Research Associate Staff
Alexander Pham, B.S.
Sarah Chun, B.A.
Joseph Tsung, MSc., Sep 2018 – Jun 2020
Arart Chakhoyan, Ph.D., Jan 2018 – Dec 2019
Davis Woodworth, Ph.D., Sep 2011 – Jun 2018
Robert Harris, Ph.D., Mar 2011 – Apr 2016
Kevin Leu, Ph.D.