Ron Kikinis, MD
Professor, Department of Radiology, Harvard Medical School
Director, Surgical Planning Laboratory, Brigham And Women's Hospital
DF/HCC Program AffiliationNeuro-Oncology
Research AbstractRon Kikinis is the Director of the Surgical Planning Laboratory of the
Department of Radiology, Brigham and Women's Hospital and Harvard
Medical School, Boston, MA, and a Professor of Radiology at Harvard
Medical School, as well as an Adjoint Professor of Biomedical
Engineering at Boston University.
His interests include the development of clinical applications for image
processing, computer vision and interactive rendering methods. He is
currently concentrating on developing fully automated segmentation
methods and introducing computer graphics into the operating room. He is
the principal investigator of 3D Slicer, a software platform for single
subject image analysis and visualization. He is also the author and
co-author of more than 290 peer-reviewed articles.
Before joining Brigham & Women's Hospital in 1988, he worked as a
researcher at the ETH in Zurich and as a resident at the University
Hospital in Zurich, Switzerland. He received his M.D. from the
University of Zurich, Switzerland, in 1982.