Farrokh Dehdashti, MD

Senior Vice Chair and Division Director, Nuclear Medicine

Drs. Barry A. and Marilyn J. Siegel Professor of Radiology
Co-leader, Oncologic Imaging Program, Siteman Cancer Center
Medical Director, PET Imaging, Center for Clinical Imaging Research

Clinical Interest

Clinical applications of positron emission tomography with FDG, ga_68 dotatate, C-11 Choline, F-18 FACBC and PSMA agents

Research Interests

positron emission tomography, oncology, PET/CT, 18F-fluorodeoxyglucose (FDG), 16?[18F]-fluoro-17?-estradiol (FES), (Cu)-diacetyl-bis[N4-methylthiosemicarbazone (CuATSM), 18F-labeled 3'-deoxy-3'fluorothymidine (FLT), 11C-acetate, prostate cancer, rectal cancer

Link to Publications

Education History

Fellowship

Research Fellow (PET Imaging), Mallinckrodt Institute of Radiology, Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis

Residency

Radiology, Pahlavi University Hospitals; Diagnostic Radiology, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania; Nuclear Medicine, Mallinckrodt Institute of Radiology, Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis

Medical Degree

Pahlavi University School of Medicine

Undergraduate

Pahlavi University

Associations

American Medical Association
Radiological Society of North America
Society of Nuclear Medicine
American Roentgen Ray Society
Academy of Molecular Imaging
American College of Radiology
Cancer and Leukemia Group B (CALGB)

Awards

2018 Distinguished Investigator Award, Academy for Radiology & Biomedical Imaging Research
2018 Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society, Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis
2017 Schuster Award for Distinguished Work in Clinical and Translational Science
2002-2021 America’s Top Doctors