Dear colleague,

A very exciting job opportunity is available at Cardiff University School of Engineering. This full-time position of Research Associate is ideal for researchers with an active interest in advanced medical imaging, informatics and clinical trials. 

This position is funded as part of the PET-based Adaptive Radiotherapy Trial (PEARL), sponsored by Velindre NHS Trust and carried out in collaboration with the Cardiff University Schools of Medicine and Engineering, the Wales Research and Diagnostic PET Imaging Centre (PETIC) and the Wales Genetics Laboratory (Cardiff and Vale Health Board).

More details about this opportunity and the application pack are available on this page:

Kind regards,

Emiliano Spezi

Il progetto porta avanti lo sviluppo di ATLAAS

Development and validation of a prognostic model incorporating texture analysis derived from standardised segmentation of PET in patients with oesophageal cancer.

Foley KG, Hills RK, Berthon B, Marshall C, Parkinson C, Lewis WG, Crosby TDL, Spezi E, Roberts SA.

Eur Radiol. 2018 Jan;28(1):428-436. doi: 10.1007/s00330-017-4973-y. Epub 2017 Aug 2.

Head and neck target delineation using a novel PET automatic segmentation algorithm.

Berthon B, Evans M, Marshall C, Palaniappan N, Cole N, Jayaprakasam V, Rackley T, Spezi E.

Radiother Oncol. 2017 Feb;122(2):242-247. doi: 10.1016/j.radonc.2016.12.008. Epub 2017 Jan 23.

ATLAAS: an automatic decision tree-based learning algorithm for advanced image segmentation in positron emission tomography.

Berthon B, Marshall C, Evans M, Spezi E.

Phys Med Biol. 2016 Jul 7;61(13):4855-69. doi: 10.1088/0031-9155/61/13/4855. Epub 2016 Jun 8.