Peter S. Conti
Professor,Biomedical Engineering, Radiology, Pharmacy
University Southern California
Dr. Conti is a tenured Professor of Radiology, Pharmacy and Biomedical Engineering at the University of Southern California, as well as Director of the USC Positron Imaging Science Center and Clinic since its inception in 1991. He is also the Director of the Molecular Imaging Laboratory at USC. Dr. Conti received his medical and doctoral degrees from Cornell University, and completed his residency in Diagnostic Radiology and Fellowship in Nuclear Medicine at The Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions. Dr. Conti is Board Certified in both Diagnostic Radiology and Nuclear Medicine. He is a Fellow of the American College of Radiology and of the American College of Nuclear Medicine Physicians. He was elected to Best Doctors in America in 2005 and 2007, ranked in the top 10 in Nuclear Medicine in 2006 and 2007 by Medical Imaging, and included in the 25 Most Influential by RT Image. He has over 300 peer-reviewed scientific articles and abstracts in the field of Molecular Imaging. Dr. Conti is a past President of the Society of Nuclear Medicine (SNM), and continues to serve on a number of committees for the Society, including those involving government and regulatory affairs related to the development of Molecular Imaging technology and its applications in medicine. His research focuses on development of novel diagnostic imaging agents for oncology applications.