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Lei Xing

Academic Appointments

  • Jacob Haimson Professor and Professor, by courtesy, of Electrical Engineering

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Contact Information

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    Email Tel (650) 498-7896
    Alternate Contact
    Deborah Freitas Division Administrator Tel Work (650) 723-5549


Academic Appointments

Administrative Appointments

  • Member of Editorial Board, Journal of Gastrointestinal Oncology (2010 - present)
  • Member of Senior Editorial Board, American Journal of Nuclear Medicine and Molecular Imaging (2010 - present)
  • Director of Radiation Physics Division, Department of Radiation Oncology, Stanford University (2010 - present)
  • Chief of Medical Physics Research, Department of Radiation Oncology, Stanford University (2007 - present)
  • Member of ZRG1 (Quick Trials on Imaging and Image-Guided Intervention) section, National Institute of Health (2008 - present)
  • Member of Clinical Research and Cancer Epidemiology (CCE) Committee, American Cancer Society (2006 - present)
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Honors and Awards

  • Research Scholar of 2005, American Cancer Society (2005)
  • Basic Science Investigator Award, American Society of Therapeutic Radiology (ASTRO). (2002)
  • Research Scholar Award, American Cancer Society (2001)
  • Concept Award for Breast Cancer Research, Department of Defense (2001)

Professional Education

PhD: Johns Hopkins University, Physics (1992)

Community and International Work

Research & Scholarship

Current Research and Scholarly Interests

Biologically conformal radiation therapy (BCRT) and IMRT;
Metabolic imaging (MRSI, PET/CT) for tumor delineation and assessment of therapeutic response;
Radionuclide imaging based on novel tracers;
Radiological and molecular/metablolic image-guided radiation therapy;
Deformable image registration and removal of PET/CT respiratory artifacts;
Radiobiology study using molecular imaging (small animal PET, CT, MRI, optical);
Computer optimization of clinical decision-making and internet medicine.




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