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Liang, Stony Brook team develop virtual colonoscopy option

SPIE Member and longtime Medical Imaging author Jerome Zhengrong Liang is part of a team at Stony Brook University who have developed a software program that offers a virtual option to colonoscopy with the potential to save lives by encouraging more patients to receive recommended cancer screenings.

Liang, a radiology professor at Stony Brook, has participated in the SPIE Medical Imaging symposium for several years and has published nearly 50 papers with SPIE. He is an author of several papers scheduled for presentation at the 2009 Medical Imaging symposium to be held 7-12 February near Orlando, FL.

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