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Marguerite T. Parisi, MD, MS

Marguerite T. Parisi, MD, MS

Nuclear Medicine, Radiology

On staff since January 2002

Children's Title: Division Chief, Nuclear Medicine

Academic Title: Professor, Radiology, Adjunct Professor, Pediatrics

Research Center: Center for Clinical and Translational Research

"I love my work because it gives me the opportunity to use my expertise in pediatric radiology and nuclear medicine to make a difference in the lives of children. I also appreciate the ways in which clinical research, interaction with my peers, and diagnostic challenges stimulate my intellectual curiosity. Finally, I enjoy helping mentor the next generation of radiologists, pediatricians and other pediatric specialists."

Making A Difference

Overview

Board Certification(s)

Diagnostic Radiology
Nuclear Radiology
Pediatric Radiology
Pediatrics

Medical/Professional School

SUNY Downstate Medical Center at Brooklyn, Brooklyn
University of Southern California, Los Angeles

Residency

Pediatrics, Rainbow Babies and Children's Hospital, Cleveland
Pediatrics, Children's Hospital of Buffalo, Buffalo
Radiology, Santa Clara Valley Medical Center, San Jose

Fellowship

Pediatric Radiology, University of California San Francisco School of Medicine, San Francisco
Nuclear Medicine, University of California San Francisco School of Medicine, San Francisco

Clinical Interests

Pediatric radiology

Research Focus Area

Translational Research, Health Promotion and Disease Prevention

Publications

  • Parisi MT, Mankoff D
    Differentiated pediatric thyroid cancer: correlates with adult disease, controversies in treatment.
    Seminars in nuclear medicine , 2007 Sept. : 340-56

Presentations

Presentations Title Event Location Date
Follow-up PET CT in pediatric lymphoma- Is limited whole body PET CT enough 56th Annual Meeting of the Society of Nuclear Medicine Toronto, Canada June 15, 2009
Pediatrics-Read with the Experts 56th Annual Meeting of the Society of Nuclear Medicine Toronto, Canada June 14, 2009
Dose Reduction and SPECT CT in Pediatrics for clinicians and technologists- Morning and Afternoon Sessions 56th Annual Meeting of the Society of Nuclear Medicine Toronto, Canada June 13, 2009
Dose Reduction Part I Panel discussion- What are the Key Issues in Dose Reduction- Part of categorical course- Dose Reduction and SPECT CT in Pediatrics for clinicians and technologists 56th Annual Meeting of the Society of Nuclear Medicine Toronto, Canada June 13, 2009
Dose Reduction Part 1- Low dose PET CT Protocols- a single institution study - Part of categorical course- Dose Reduction and SPECT CT in Pediatrics for clinicians and technologists 56th Annual Meeting of the Society of Nuclear Medicine Toronto, Canada June 13, 2009
How low can we go, Low Dose Attenuation Correction CT Protocols - Part of New Challenges Pediatric Nuclear Medicine Subspecialty Session 52nd Annual Meeting and Post Graduate Course of the Society for Pediatric Radiology Carlsbad, Ca April 25, 2009
Pediatric Nuclear Medicine Dose Reduction Initiative- Part of New Challenges Pediatric Nuclear Medicine Subspecialty Session 52nd Annual Meeting and Post Graduate Course of the Society for Pediatric Radiology Carlsbad, California April 25, 2009
CME - New Challenges 52nd Annual Meeting and Post Graduate Course of the Society for Pediatric Radiology Carlsbad, CA April 25, 2009
Survey of radiopharmaceutical administered activities used for tumor imaging in children 52nd Annual Meeting and Postgraduate Course of the Society for Pediatric Radiology Carlsbad, CA April 24, 2009
Current Topics in Pediatric Nuclear Medicine II- Sedation To Sleep or Not to Sleep Society of Nuclear Medicine Mid-Winter Educational Symposium Clearwater, FL Feb. 7, 2009
Putting dose Reduction into Practice Society of Nuclear Medicine Mid-Winter Educational Symposium Clearwater, Florida Feb. 7, 2009

Research Funding

Grant Title Grantor Amount Award Date
FDG Dose in Pediatric PET/CT: Do Simulated Lower Dose Exams Adequately Detect Disease? Fighting Children’s Cancer Foundation $1,000.00 Jan. 1, 2009
PET/CT in Staging and Follow Up in Pediatric Lymphoma Fighting Children’s Cancer Foundation $2,200.00 Jan. 1, 2009