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Surgical Planning Laboratory (BWH)

Director: Kikinis, Ron

Location: Surgical Planning Laboratory, Department of Radiology, ASBI, L1-050, Brigham & Women's Hospital, 75 Francis Street, Boston, MA 02115

Core Summary:

The Surgical Planning Laboratory is advancing the future of health care by bringing the power of computation and imaging to new areas of medicine. 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 gifted clinicians, researchers, and engineers throughout the world. The Core Mission of the SPL is the extraction of medically relevant information from diagnostic imaging data.

This laboratory also has a large publications database.

Institutions:
  • Brigham and Women's Hospital
Personnel/Contact Information:

Director: Kikinis, Ron
Phone: (617) 732-7389
Email

Facilities and Equipment:

Location of Core: Surgical Planning Laboratory, Department of Radiology, ASBI, L1-050, Brigham & Women's Hospital, 75 Francis Street, Boston, MA 02115

Major Equipment:

  • 3D Slicer
  • CT atlas of the abdomen
  • SPL Automated Segmentation of Brain Tumors Image Datasets
  • SPL brain tumor resection image datasets
  • SPL-PNL Brain Atlas
Services:
  • Training and tutorials

    The Surgical Planning Laboratory offers online training courses and live events on a variety of topics including training on 3D Slider. They also routinely host visitors with a variety of backgrounds to learn and/or participate in various research projects.

    The SPL is an umbrella organization which provides a number of labs with IT services and access to our rich scientific environment. For more information about the closely affiliated labs and efforts, please see the projects page.


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Last updated: 2012-05-09T12:50:04.135-05:00