Frank DiFilippo, PhD

Associate Professor
Department of Radiology
School of Medicine
Cancer Imaging Program
Case Comprehensive Cancer Center

Research Information

Research Interests

Dr. DiFilippo's research is in nuclear medicine and molecular imaging instrumentation and data analysis (PET, SPECT, and multi-modality PET/CT, SPECT/CT, PET/MR), involving various clinical and research cancer applications.  One area of focus has been developing instrumentation for high-resolution PET and SPECT imaging of small animals for preclinical cancer research.  He has been a co-investigator in several clinical trials of new cancer imaging agents, including a collaboration between Case / UH / Cleveland Clinic (with Zhenghong Lee and Yogen Saunthararajah).

External Appointments

Director of Nuclear Imaging Physics, Department of Nuclear Medicine
Cleveland Clinic Imaging Institute


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