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David J. Vining, M.D.

Present Title & Affiliation

Primary Appointment

Professor, Department of Diagnostic Radiology, Division of Diagnostic Imaging, The Department of Diagnostic and Interventional Imaging, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX
Medical Director, Image Processing and Visualization Laboratory, Division of Diagnostic Imaging, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX

Dual/Joint/Adjunct Appointment

Professor, Department of Diagnostic and Interventional Imaging, The University of Texas Medical School at Houston, Houston, TX

Education & Training

Degree-Granting Education

1987 Louisiana State University School of Medicine in Shreveport, Shreveport, LA, MD, Medicine
1983 Tulane University, New Orleans, LA, BS, Magna Cum Laude, Biomedical Engineering/Mathematics

Postgraduate Training

7/1992-6/1993 Research Fellowship, Winthrop Fellow in Body Imaging, Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, MD, Elliot K. Fishman, M.D.
7/1991-6/1992 Chief Resident, Diagnostic Radiology, University Hospital, Shreveport, LA
7/1988-6/1992 Clinical Residency, Diagnostic Radiology, University Hospital, Shreveport, LA
7/1987-6/1988 Clinical Internship, Transitional (Surgery, Medicine, Pediatrics), University Hospital, Shreveport, LA

Board Certifications

6/1992 American Board of Radiology

Honors and Awards

2008 Listed as #1 article read by radiologists, Virtual colonoscopy: a storm is brewing, Medscape.com
1997 First Place Award, Paper: Virtual colonoscopy of the upper airway: applications to otolaryngology, Combined Otolaryngological Spring Meeting
1996 First Place Award, Exhibit: Safe and effective use of conscious sedation and pain control medications for radiologic procedures, Association of University Radiologists
1995 Excellence in Design Award, Exhibit: Experience with virtual colonoscopy in 20 patients, Radiological Society of North America
1994 Young Investigator Award, DuPont Pharmaceuticals/American College of Chest Physicians
1987 Lee Ann Koskie Memorial Award in Hematology-Oncology, Louisiana State University
1982 Alpha Eta Mu Beta, Tulane University
1981-1982 Commissioner, Governor's Special Commission on Education Services, State of Louisiana, Tulane University
1980-1983 Senator, ASB Student Government, Tulane University
1980 Phi Eta Sigma Honor Society, Tulane University

Selected Publications

Peer-Reviewed Original Research Articles

1. Tsimberidou AM, Takimoto CH, Moulder S, Uehara C, Mita M, Mita A, Urban P, Tan E, Wang Y, Vining DJ, Kurzrock R. Effects of patupilone on the pharmacokinetics and pharmacodynamics of warfarin in patients with advanced malignancies: a phase I clinical trial. Mol Cancer Ther 10(1):209-217, 1/2011. PMID: 21220503.
2. Kimberly JR, Phillips KC, Santago P, Perumpillichira J, Bechtold R, Pineau B, Vining DJ, Bloomfeld RS. Extracolonic findings at virtual colonoscopy: an important consideration in asymptomatic colorectal cancer screening. J Gen Intern Med 24(1):69-73, 1/2009. e-Pub 10/2008. PMCID: PMC2607491.
3. Wyatt CL, Ge Y, Vining DJ. Segmentation in virtual colonoscopy using a geometric deformable model. Comput Med Imaging Graph 30(1):17-30, 1/2006. PMID: 16413746.
4. Cotton PB, Durkalski VL, Pineau BC, Palesch YY, Mauldin PD, Hoffman B, Vining DJ, Small WC, Affronti J, Rex D, Kopecky KK, Ackerman S, Burdick JS, Brewington C, Turner MA, Zfass A, Wright AR, Iyer RB, Lynch P, Sivak MV, Butler H. Computed tomographic colonography (virtual colonoscopy): a multicenter comparison with standard colonoscopy for detection of colorectal neoplasia. JAMA 291(14):1713-1719, 4/2004. PMID: 15082698.
5. Pineau BC, Paskett ED, Chen GJ, Espeland MA, Phillips K, Han JP, Mikulaninec C, Vining DJ. Virtual colonoscopy using oral contrast compared with colonoscopy for the detection of patients with colorectal polyps. Gastroenterology 125(2):304-310, 8/2003. PMID: 12891529.
6. Pineau BC, Vining DJ. Better tolerance for colonoscopy or intolerance to virtual colonoscopy? Gastrointest Endosc 56(4):609-610; author reply 610, 10/2002. PMID: 12297794.
7. Durkalski VL, Palesch YY, Pineau BC, Vining DJ, Cotton PB. The virtual colonoscopy study: a large multicenter clinical trial designed to compare two diagnostic screening procedures. Control Clin Trials 23(5):570-583, 10/2002. PMID: 12392872.
8. Pineau BC, Paskett ED, Chen GJ, Durkalski VL, Espeland MA, Vining DJ. Validation of virtual colonoscopy in the detection of colorectal polyps and masses: rationale for proper study design. Int J Gastrointest Cancer 30(3):133-140, 1/2001. PMID: 12540025.
9. Wyatt CL, Ge Y, Vining DJ. Automatic segmentation of the colon for virtual colonoscopy. Comput Med Imaging Graph 24(1):1-9, 1/2000. PMID: 10739316.
10. Burke AJ, Vining DJ, McGuirt WF Jr, Postma G, Browne JD. Evaluation of airway obstruction using virtual endoscopy. Laryngoscope 10(1):23-29, 1/2000. PMID: 10646710.
11. Ge Y, Stelts DR, Wang J, Vining DJ. Computing the centerline of a colon: a robust and efficient method based on 3D skeletons. J Comput Assist Tomogr 23(5):786-794, 9/1999. PMID: 10524868.
12. Aquino SL, Vining DJ. Virtual bronchoscopy. Clin Chest Med 20(4):725-730, Mar, 3/1999. PMID: 10587794.
13. Haponik EF, Aquino SL, Vining DJ. Virtual bronchoscopy. Clin Chest Med 20(1):201-217, 3/1999. PMID: 10205726.
14. Vining DJ. Virtual colonoscopy. Semin Ultrasound CT MR 28(1):56-60, 2/1999. PMID: 10036712.
15. Boiselle PM, Patz EJ Jr, Vining DJ, Weissleder R, Shepard JA, McCloud TC. Imaging of mediastinal lymph nodes: CT, MR and FDG PET. Radiographics 18(5):1061-1069, 9/1998. PMID: 9747607.
16. Vining DJ. Rectal imaging and cancer. Semin Surg Oncol 15(2):72-77, 9/1998. PMID: 9730412.
17. Bechtold RE, Chen MY, Ott DJ, Zagoria RJ, Scharling ES, Wolfman NT, Vining DJ. Interpretation of abdominal CT: analysis of errors and their causes. J Comput Assist Tomogr 21(5):681-685, 9/1997. PMID: 9294552.
18. Vining DJ. Virtual colonoscopy. Gastrointest Endosc Clin N Am 7(2):285-291, Apr, 4/1997. PMID: 9101267.
19. Vining DJ, Ferretti G, Stelts DR, Ahn D, Ge Y, Haponik EF. Mediastinal lymph node mapping using spiral CT and three-dimensional reconstructions in patients with lung cancer. Journal of Bronchology 4(1):18-25, 1/1997. PMCID: PMCN/A.
20. Haponik EF, Aquino S, Vining DJ. Will virtual bronchoscopy have real value? Pul Perspect 150:7-9, 1997. PMCID: PMCN/A.
21. Ferretti GR, Vining DJ, Knoplioch J, Coulomb M. Tracheobronchial tree: three dimensional spiral CT with bronchoscopic perspective. J Comput Assist Tomogr 20(5):777-781, 9/1996. PMID: 8797912.
22. Vining DJ, Zagoria RJ, Liu K, Stelts D. CT cystoscopy: an innovation in bladder imaging. AJR Am J Roentgenol 166(2):409-410, 2/1996. PMID: 8553956.
23. Vining DJ, Liu K, Choplin RH, Haponik EF. Virtual bronchoscopy: relationships of virtual reality endobronchial simulations to actual bronchoscopic findings. Chest 109(2):549-553, 2/1996. PMID: 8620734.
24. Vining DJ. Virtual endoscopy: is it reality? Radiology 200(1):30-31, 2/1996. PMID: 11248919.
25. Vining DJ, Benzel EC, Orrison W. Childhood odontoid fractures evaluated with computerized tomography. Case report. J Neurosurg 77(5):795-798, 11/1992. PMCID: PMCN/A.
26. Vining DJ, Gladish GW. Receiver operating characteristic curves: a basic understanding. Radiographics 12(6):1147-1154, 11/1992. PMID: 1439017.

Invited Articles

1. Vining DJ. Virtual colonoscopy: a storm is brewing. Appl Radiol 37(11):12-16, 11/2008.

Editorials

1. Vining DJ. Virtual endoscopy: is it reality? Radiology 200(1):30-31, 7/1996. PMID: 8657938.
Other Articles
1. Vining DJ. Case report: chest findings. Radiology Report 1:236-240, 1989.

Abstracts

1. Vining DJ, Tsimberidou AM, Wang J, Garg N. Advanced multimedia structured reporting: displaying the entire radiographic history of a patient in a single view. AJR Am J Roentgenol 196(5 Suppl) (#E105), 5/2011.
2. Garg N, Wagner-Bartak N, Mukai J, Elsayes K, Ernst R, Neperud J, Kundra V, Vining DJ. Automated midline shift detection on head CT. AJR Am J Roentgenol 196(5 Suppl) (#027), 5/2011.
3. Vining DJ, Tsimberidou AM, Wang J, Naveen G. Multimedia structured reporting: a picture is worth a thousand words. AJR Am J Roentgenol 196(5 Suppl) (#028), 5/2011.
4. Vining DJ, Garg N, Markey M, Ganapathi T, Komogortsev O. Principles and radiologic applications of eye-tracking technology. AJR Am J Roentgenol 196(5 Suppl) (#E110), 5/2011.
5. Garg N, Bandari M, Wagner-Bartak N, Neperud J, Mukai J, Kundra V, Vining DJ. Semiautomated measurements of renal cysts. AJR Am J Roentgenol 196(5 Suppl) (#020), 5/2011.
6. Finnegan K, Mezrich R, White C, Vining DJ. Controversies in screening: breast, cardiac, chest and virtual colonoscopy (sponsored by the Associated Sciences Consortium). 93rd Radiological Society of North America Scientific Assembly and Annual Meeting Program (#AS41), 11/2007.
7. Vining DJ, Tabar SP, Kelley WE. Perfecting the rectal enema: use of iodinated contrast enema for stool tagging. 93rd Radiological Society of North America Scientific Assembly and Annual Meeting Program (#LL-GI5058), 11/2007.
8. Vining DJ, Chen J. Role of manometry in conducting virtual colonoscopy exams. 93rd Radiological Society of North America Scientific Assembly and Annual Meeting Program (#LL-GI5059), 11/2007.
9. Tabar SP, Vining DJ, Kaiser BA, Khwaja AB. Sinister synonyms in radiology reporting. 93rd Radiological Society of North America Scientific Assembly and Annual Meeting Program (#LL-IN6885-H07), 11/2007.
10. Finnegan K, Mezrich R, White C, Vining DJ. Controversies in screening: breast, cardiac, chest and virtual colonoscopy. 92nd Radiological Society of North America Scientific Assembly and Annual Meeting Program (#AS42), 11/2006.
11. Finnegan K, Mezrich R, White C, Vining DJ. Controversies in image based screening (sponsored by the Associated Sciences Consortium). 91st Radiological Society of North America Scientific Assembly and Annual Meeting Program (#RC948), 2005.
12. Cotton PB, Durkalski VL, Palesch YY, Mauldin PD, Pineau BC, Vining DJ, et al. Virtual colonoscopy: final results from a multicenter clinical trial. Gastrointest Endosc 57(Suppl):AB174-AB175, 10/2003.
13. Vining DJ, Ge Y. Comparison of conventional radiology reporting techniques to an integrated image analysis and structured reporting solution. 89th Radiological Society of North American Scientific Assembly and Annual Meeting Program:429, 2003.
14. Vining DJ, Ge Y, Ahn DK. Supplying MIRC teaching cases using REX, a multimedia structured reporting system. Radiology 225(Suppl P):774, 12/2002.
15. Cotton BP, Durkalski VL, Palesch TT, Mauldin PD, Pineau BC, Vining DJ, et al. Comparison of virtual colonoscopy and colonoscopy in the detection of polyps/masses. Gastrointest Endosc 55(Suppl):594, 2002.
16. Vining DJ, Pineau BC, Black TG. Accuracy of virtual colonoscopy using an oral contrast preparation and controlled gas distention. Radiology 221(Suppl P):578, 2001.
17. Vining DJ, Ge Y, Stelts DR, Ahn DK, Anderson R, Touby S. REX: a structured reporting system for radiology. Radiology 221(Suppl P):754, 2001.
18. Vining DJ, Black TG, Pineau BC, Chen JJ, Sevick MA. Designing and operating a profitable virtual colonoscopy center. Radiology 217(Suppl P):667, 2000.
19. Vining DJ, Black TG, Pineau BC, Chen JJ, Sevick MA. Designing and operating a profitable virtual colonoscopy center. Radiology 217(Suppl P):667, 2000.
20. Vining DJ, Ge Y, Stelts DR, Ahn DK, Black TG, Han JP. Disease timelines in radiology reports: a multimedia presentation for analyzing treatment responses. Radiology 217(Suppl P):701, 2000.
21. Vining DJ, Ge Y, Stelts DR, Ahn DK, Black TG, Han JP. REX: a rapid radiology reporting system. Radiology 217(Suppl P):698, 2000.
22. Pineau BC, Vining DJ. Ability of virtual colonoscopy to detect patients with colorectal polyps. Gastroenterology 116:A485, 1999.
23. Pineau BC, Sevick MA, Mikulaninec C, Vining DJ. Evaluation of patient preference: virtual colonoscopy versus endoscopic. Gastroenterology 116:A486, 1999.
24. Vining DJ, Stelts DR, Ahn DK, Ge Y, Pineau BC. Free-Flight: a virtual colonoscopy system. Gastroenterology 116:A524, 1999.
25. Vining DJ, Pineau BC. Improved bowel preparation for virtual colonoscopy examinations. Gastroenterology 116:A524, 1999.
26. Vining DJ, Pineau BC. Improved bowel preparation technique for virtual colonoscopy. Radiology 213(Suppl P):516, 1999.
27. Vining DJ, Stelts DR, Ahn DK, Ge Y. New paradigm for digital image reporting. Radiology 213(Suppl P):579, 1999.
28. Vining DJ, Stelts DR, Ahn DK, Ge Y. New paradigm for virtual colonoscopy processing and reporting. Radiology 213(Suppl P):577, 1999.
29. Halford PW, Kavanagh PV, Ott DJ, Vining DJ, Bechtold RE, Chen MY. Radiological evaluation of the post-operative colon. Radiology 213(Suppl P):512, 1999.
30. Vining DJ, Smith RA, Levin B, Ferrucci JT, Schlackman N. Colorectal cancer screening: if we build it, will they come?. Radiology 209(Suppl P):31, 1998.
31. Vining DJ, Ge Y, Ahn D, Stelts D, Pineau B. Enhanced virtual colonoscopy system employing automatic detection of colon polyps. Gastroenterology 114:A698, 1998.
32. Ahn DK, Ge Y, Vining DJ, Stelts DR, Gladish GW. Geometric deformable model approach for accurate airway segmentation. Radiology 209(Suppl P):533, 1998.
33. Vining DJ, Ahn DK, Ge Y, Stelts DR. Improved computer-assisted colon polyp detection. Radiology 209(Suppl P):649, 1998.
34. Vining DJ, Stelts DR, Ahn DK, Ge Y, Gladish GW. Targeting system for transbronchial needle aspiration. Radiology 209(Suppl P):676, 1998.
35. Pineau BC, Mikulaninec C, Vining DJ. Virtual colonoscopy using oral sodium phosphate colonic lavage and an oral iodinated contrast agent for the detection of colonic space-occupying lesions. Am J Gastroenterol 93:1697, 1998.
36. Vining DJ. Categorical course in diagnostic radiology: gastrointestinal: virtual colonoscopy. Radiology 205(Suppl):84, 1997.
37. Vining DJ, Hunt GW, Ahn DK, Stelts DR, Hemler PF, Gelfand DW. Computer-assisted detection of polyps and masses. Radiology 205(Suppl):705-706, 1997.
38. Vining DJ, Stelts DR, Ahn DK, hunt GW, Sarojak ME, Taorong G. FreeFlight: a virtual endoscopy system. Radiology 205(Suppl):737-738, 1997.
39. Teigen EL, Vining DJ, McCorquodale D, Siege C, Hemler PF, Gelfand DW. Improving virtual colonoscopy with a fecal contrast agent. Acad Radiol 4(12):864, 1997.
40. Bechtold RE, Chen MYM, Wolfman NT, Scharling ES, Vining DJ, Loggie BW. Intraoperative ultrasound of cryoablation of liver lesions. Gastroenterology 112:A1223, 1997.
41. Vining DJ, Boe DM, Ferretti GR, Schwarz DL, Falen SW, Stelts DR. Automated generation of opacity maps for volume rendering. Radiology 201(Suppl P):526, 11/1996.
42. Ferretti G, Vining DJ, Bricault Y, Coulomb M. Endoscopie virtuelle: principes et applications. J Radiol 77:983, 1996.
43. Bechtold RE, Scharling ES, Chen MY, Wolfman NT, Vining DJ, Zagoria RJ. Factors affecting errors in abdominal CT interpretation. Radiology 201(Suppl P):498, 1996.
44. Vining DJ, Sloan TC, Honea D, Ge Y, Stelts DR, Bechtold RE. Improvement of tumor volume analysis with computerized 3D techniques. Radiology 201(Suppl P):511, 1996.
45. Bechtold RE, Wolfman NT, Chen MY, Ott DJ, Scharling ES, Vining DJ, Loggie BW. Inoperative US-guided cryoablation of liver lesions. Am J Gastroenterol 91:1946, 1996.
46. Vining DJ, Ferretti G, Stelts D, Ge Y, Haponik EF. Mediastinal lymph node mapping using virtual bronchoscopy. Am J Respir Crit Care Med 153:A659, 1996.
47. Vining DJ, Stelts DR, Hunt G, Ahn D, Ge Y, Hemler PF. Technical improvements in virtual colonoscopy. Radiology 201(Suppl P):524-525, 1996.
48. Vining DJ, Stelts D, Hunt G, Ahn D, Hemler P, Ge Y, Haponik EF. Virtual colonoscopy: a cost reducing health care technology. Ann Biomed Eng 24(Suppl):S71, 1996.
49. Vining DJ, Stelts DR, Ahn D, Ge Y, Hemler PF. Virtual reality imaging with FreeFlight. Radiology 201(Suppl P):564, 1996.
50. Teigen EL, Vining DJ, Zavara D. Conscious sedation methods for radiologic procedures. Radiology 197(Suppl P):477, 11/1995.
51. Vining DJ, Teigen EL, Stelts D, Vanderwerken B, Kopecky KK, Rex D. Experience with virtual colonoscopy in 20 patients. Radiology 197(Suppl P):514, 11/1995.
52. Bechtold RE, Wolfman NT, Chen MY, Scharling ES, Vining DJ, Loggie BW, et al. Intraoperative US-guided cryoablation of liver lesions. Radiology 197(Suppl P):510-511, 11/1995.
53. Vining DJ, Stelts D, Liu K, Hemler PF, Ahn D, Samorodin S, et al. Principles of virtual-reality imaging. Radiology 197(Suppl P):477, 11/1995.
54. Vining DJ, Teigen EL, Stelts D, Vanderwerken B, Kopecky KK, Rex D. Virtual colonoscopy: a 60 second colon examination. Radiology 197(Suppl P):281, 11/1995.
55. Schwarz DL, Vining DJ, Cremer SA, Boe DM, Stelts D. Effects of varying color and opacity maps on volume-rendered images. Radiology 197(Suppl P):444, 1995.
56. Spangler KM, McManus CM, Vining DJ. Learning ultrasound (US) anatomy: correlation of ultrasound images with multiplanar CT reformations in the same patient. Radiology 197(Suppl P):478, 1995.
57. Vining DJ, Xie S, Stelts D, Liu K, Haponik EF. Mediastinal lymph node mapping using helical CT and three-dimensional reconstructions in patients with lung cancer. Chest 108(Suppl):200S, 1995.
58. Cremer SA, Vining DJ, Brown DW, Boe DM, Stelts D, Liu K, et al. Three-dimensional imaging with personal computers. Radiology 197(Suppl P):543, 1995.
59. Vining DJ, Stelts D, Liu K, Ahn D, Samorodin S. Virtual endoscopy with a desk-top workstation. Radiology 197(Suppl P):537, 1995.
60. Vining DJ, Haponik EF, Choplin RH, Shifrin RY, Liu K. Mediastinal evaluation using helical CT, 3D reconstructions, and virtual reality imaging. Chest 106(Suppl):57S, 12/1994.
61. Vining DJ, Gelfand DW, Bechtold RE, Scharling ES, Grishaw EK, Shifrin RY. Technical feasibility of colon imaging with helical CT and virtual reality. AJR Am J Roentgenol 162(Suppl):104, 12/1994.
62. Vining DJ, Shifrin RY, Haponik EF, Liu K, Choplin RH. Virtual bronchoscopy. Radiology 193:261, Suppl P, 12/1994.
63. Vining DJ, Shifrin RY, Haponik EF, Liu K, Choplin RH. Virtual reality imaging of the airways. Radiology 193(Suppl P):422, 12/1994.
64. Vining DJ, Choplin RH, Haponik EF. Virtual reality imaging of the tracheobronchial tree: technique and pitfalls. Am J Respir Crit Care Med 149:A810, 12/1994.
65. Vining DJ, Shifrin RY. Virtual reality imaging with helical CT. AJR Am J Roentgenol 162(3 Suppl):188, 1994.
66. Vining DJ, Padhani AR, Wood S, Zerhouni EA, Fishman EK, Kuhlman JE. Virtual bronchoscopy: a new perspective for viewing the tracheobronchial tree. Radiology 189(Suppl P):438, 11/1993.
67. Vining DJ, Fishman EK, Ney DR. CT artifact that mimics aortic dissection: cause and cure. Radiology 189(Suppl P):164, 10/1993.

Book Chapters

1. Wyatt CL, Ge Y, Vining DJ. Segmentation in virtual colonoscopy using a geometric deformable model. In: Proceedings of SPIE International Symposium on Medical Imaging 2004: Physiology, Function, and Structure from Medical Images. Vol. 5369. Ed(s) Amini AA, Manduca A. SPIE: The International Society for Optical Engineering: Bellingham, Washington, 268-279, 2004.
2. Wyatt CL, Ge Y, Vining DJ. Improved conformal metrics for 3D geometric deformable models in medical images. In: Proceedings of SPIE International Symposium on Medical Imaging 2001: Image Processing. Vol. 4332. Ed(s) Sonka M, Hanson KM. SPIE: The International Society for Optical Engineering: Bellingham, Washington, 366-377, 2001.
3. Wyatt CL, Ge Y, Vining DJ. Geometric deformable colon model for polyp detection. In: Proceedings of SPIE International Symposium on Medical Imaging 2000: Physiology and Function from Multidimensional Images. Vol. 3978. Ed(s) Chen C-T, Clough AV. SPIE: The International Society for Optical Engineering: Bellingham, Washington, 172-182, 2000.
4. Ge Y, Wyatt CL, Bayram E, Vining DJ. Geometric deformable model in the confidence field. In: Proceedings of SPIE International Symposium on Mathematical Modeling, Estimation, and Imaging. Vol. 4121. Ed(s) Wilson DC, Tagare HD, Bookstein FL, Preteux FJ, Dougherty ER. SPIE: The International Society for Optical Engineering: Bellingham, Washington, 88-102, 2000.
5. Wyatt CL, Ge Y, Vining DJ. Automatic segmentation of the colon. In: Proceedings of SPIE International Symposium on Medical Imaging 1999: Physiology and Function from Multidimensional Images. Vol. 3660. Ed(s) Chen C-T, Clough AV. SPIE: The International Society for Optical Engineering: Bellingham, Washington, 139-148, 1999.
6. Go Y, Vining DJ, Ahn DK, Stelts DR. Colorectal cancer screening with virtual colonoscopy. In: Proceedings of SPIE International Symposium on Medical Imaging 1999: Physiology and Function from Multidimensional Images. Vol. 3660. SPIE: The International Society for Optical Engineering: Bellingham, Washington, 1999.
7. Ge Y, Stelts DR, Zha X, Want J, Vining DJ. Computing the central path of colon lumen in helical CT images. In: Proceedings of SPIE International Symposium on Medical Imaging 1998: Image Processing. Vol. 3338. Ed(s) Hanson KM. SPIE: The International Society for Optical Engineering: Bellingham, Washington, 702-713, 1998.
8. Ahn DK, Vining DJ, Ge Y, Stelts DR. Splitting a colon geometry with multiplanar clipping. In: Proceedings from the SPIE International Symposium on Medical Imaging 1998: Image Display. Vol. 3335. Ed(s) Kim Y, Mun SK. SPIE: The International Society for Optical Engineering: Bellingham, Washington, 498-508, 1998.
9. Hunt GW, Hemler PF, Vining DJ. Automated virtual colonoscopy. In: Proceedings of SPIE International Symposium on Medical Imaging 1997: Image Display. Vol. 3031. Ed(s) Kim Y. SPIE: The International Society for Optical Engineering: Bellingham, Washington, 535-541, 1997.
10. Vining DJ, Stelts DR, Ahn DK, Hemler PF, Ge Y, Hunt GW, Siege C, McCorquodale DB, Sarojak ME, Ferretti GR. FreeFlight: a Virtual endoscopy system. In: Lecture Notes in Computer Science: CVRMed-MRCAS '97. Vol. 1205. Ed(s) Troccaz J, Grimson E, Mosges R. Springer: New York, 449-454, 1997.
11. Honea DM, Ge Y, Snyder WE, Hemler PF, Vining DJ. Lymph node segmentation using active contours. In: Proceedings of SPIE International Symposium on Medical Imaging 1997: Image Processing. Vol. 3034. Ed(s) Hanson KM. SPIE-The International Society for Optical Engineering: Bellingham, Washington, 265-273, 1997.
12. Vining DJ. Nuts and bolts of virtual endoscopy. In: Syllabus for Categorical Course in Diagnostic Radiology: Gastrointestinal. Ed(s) Balfe DM, Levine MS. RSNA Publications: Oak Brook, Illinois, 123-127, 1997.
13. Siege C, Hemler PF, Vining DJ. Surface smoothing for enhanced 3D medical visualization. In: Proceedings of SPIE International Symposium on Medical Imaging 1997: Image Display. Vol. 3031. Ed(s) Kim Y. SPIE-The International Society for Optical Engineering: Bellingham, Washington, 582-592, 1997.
14. Vining DJ, Hemler PF, Stelts DR, Ahn DK, Ge Y, Hunt GW, Siege C, McCorquodale D, Honea DM. Virtual endoscopy: quicker and easier disease evaluation. In: Proceedings of SPIE International Symposium on Medical Imaging 1997: Physiology and Function from Multidimensional Images. Vol. 3033. Ed(s) Hoffman EA. The International Society for Optical Engineering: Bellingham, Washington, 415-423, 1997.
15. Ge Y, Stelts DR, Vining DJ. 3D skeleton for virtual colonoscopy. In: Lecture Notes in Computer Science: Visualization in Biomedical Computing. Vol. 1131. Ed(s) Hohne KH, Kikinis R. Springer: New York, 1996.
16. Vining DJ, Shifrin RY, Liu K, Grishaw EK, Padhani AR. Virtual reality imaging of human anatomy. In: S/CAR 94: Computer Applications to Assist Radiology. Ed(s) Boehme JM, Rowberg AH, Wolfman NT. Symposia Foundation: Carlsbad, California, 703-708, 1994.
17. Vining DJ, Manno J. Artificial speech-an application to patient care. In: Proceedings of the Eight Annual Conference of the IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society. Ed(s) Kondraske GV, Robinson CJ. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers: New York, 1826-1818, 1986.
18. Vining DJ, Manno J. Database access via telephone and artificial speech. In: Biomedical Engineering V: Recent Developments. Ed(s) Saha S. Pergamon Books: New York, 168-171, 1986.

Letters to the Editor

1. Cotton RB, Rex D, Vining DJ, Pineau B. Virtual colonoscopy - Reply. JAMA 292(4):433-433, Jul, 7/2004.
2. Pineau BC, Vining DJ. Computed tomographic colonography or conventional colonoscopy in detecting small colonic lesions in clinical practice? - Reply to Tursi. Gastroenterology 126(3):938-939, Mar, 3/2004.

Grant & Contract Support

Title: Evaluation of Syngo oncology in phase I clinical trials
Funding Source: Siemens Medical Solutions USA, Inc.
Role: Principal Investigator
Duration: 10/1/2009 - 12/31/2013
 
Title: Improving virtual colonoscopy with computer assisted diagnosis
Funding Source: NIH/NCI
Role: Principal Investigator
Duration: 4/1/1999 - 1/31/2002
 
Title: Development of a fecal contrast method for use in helical CT imaging of the bowel
Funding Source: E-Z-EM, Inc.
Role: Principal Investigator
Duration: 11/15/1998 - 2/15/1999
 
Title: Improving virtual colonoscopy with computer assisted diagnosis
Funding Source: NIH/NCI
Role: Principal Investigator
Duration: 9/1/1998 - 8/31/1999
 
Title: 3D volume rendering of MRI images for bladder tumor detection and staging
Funding Source: Comprehensive Cancer Center of Wake Forest University
Role: Principal Investigator
Duration: 6/15/1997 - 6/14/1998
 
Title: Research experiences for undergraduates
Funding Source: National Science Foundation (NSF)
Role: Principal Investigator
Duration: 8/15/1996 - 8/14/1997
 
Title: Virtual endoscopy
Funding Source: Advanced Research Projects Agency (ARPA)/Technology reinvestment Project (TRP)
Role: Principal Investigator
Duration: 5/15/1996 - 4/30/1998
 
Title: Improving tumor volume analysis with computerized 3D techniques
Funding Source: Radiological Society of North America (RSNA)
Role: Principal Investigator
Duration: 11/1/1995 - 10/31/1996
 
Title: Virtual reality imaging of the colon
Funding Source: National Science Foundation (NSF)
Role: Principal Investigator
Duration: 8/15/1995 - 8/14/1999
 
Title: Development of fecal contrast agent for use in the helical CT imaging of the bowel
Funding Source: E-Z-EM, Inc.
Role: Principal Investigator
Duration: 5/1/1995 - 4/30/1996
 
Title: Virtual bronchoscopy and virtual colonoscopy
Funding Source: North Carolina Baptist Hospital Developmental Technology Fund
Role: Principal Investigator
Duration: 12/1/1994 - 11/30/1995
 
Title: Virtual bronchoscopy: a planning guide for transbronchial needle aspiration
Funding Source: North Carolina Baptist Hospital Developmental Technology Fund
Role: Principal Investigator
Duration: 12/1/1993 - 11/30/1994
 
Title: An image database system for computed tomography
Funding Source: Louisiana Education Quality Support Fund
Role: Co-Investigator
Duration: 1990 - 1992

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