Molecular Characterization of Prostate Cancer with Associated Gleason Score using Mass Spectrometry Imaging
DCMQI: An Open Source Library for Standardized Communication of Quantitative Image Analysis Results using DICOM
Patient-Specific Skeletal Muscle Fiber Modeling from Structure Tensor Field of Clinical CT Images
Surgical Data Science: Enabling Next-generation Surgery
Application of the 3D Slicer Chest Imaging Platform Segmentation Algorithm for Large Lung Nodule Delineation
In vivo Exploration of the Connectivity between the Subthalamic Nucleus and the Globus Pallidus in the Human Brain using Multi-F

Surgical Planning Laboratory

The Surgical Planning Laboratory is a research laboratory in the Department of Radiology of Brigham and Women's Hospital. The Core Mission of the SPL is the extraction of medically relevant information from diagnostic imaging data and to introduce concepts of computation and image analysis to new field of biomedical research. The lab collaborates with groups within Brigham and Women's Hospital, with other researchers at the Harvard Medical School, with local universities such as Harvard and MIT, and with clinicians, researchers, and engineers throughout the world.


  • Ron Kikinis, MD

    B. Leonard Holman Professor, Harvard Medical School

    Vice-Chair for Biomedical Informatics Research, Department of Radiology, Brigham and Women’s Hospital

    Founding Director, Surgical Planning Laboratory, Department of Radiology, Brigham and Women’s Hospital

    Dr. Ron Kikinis received his MD degree from the University of Zurich, Switzerland, in 1982. He trained as a resident in radiology at the University Hospital in Zurich, and as a researcher in computer...

    Surgical Planning Laboratory
    Department of Radiology
    Brigham and Women's Hospital
    75 Francis St., ASBI, L1-050
    Boston, MA 02115
    See also: Director
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