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TitleAssociate Professor
InstitutionMD Anderson
DepartmentImaging Physics
Address1400 Pressler St
Houston TX 77030-4008
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    1. Dave JK, Jones AK, Fisher R, Hulme K, Rill L, Zamora D, Woodward A, Brady S, MacDougall RD, Goldman L, Lang S, Peck D, Apgar B, Shepard SJ, Uzenoff R, Willis C. Current state of practice regarding digital radiography exposure indicators and deviation indices: Report of AAPM Imaging Physics Committee Task Group 232. Med Phys. 2018 Nov; 45(11):e1146-e1160. PMID: 30255505.
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    2. Willis CE, Nishino TK, Wells JR, Asher Ai H, Wilson JM, Samei E. Automated quality control assessment of clinical chest images. Med Phys. 2018 Oct; 45(10):4377-4391. PMID: 30053326.
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    3. Carver DE, Willis CE, Stauduhar PJ, Nishino TK, Wells JR, Samei E. Medical physics 3.0 versus 1.0: A case study in digital radiography quality control. J Appl Clin Med Phys. 2018 Sep; 19(5):694-707. PMID: 30117273.
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    4. Li G, Greene TC, Nishino TK, Willis CE. Evaluation of cassette-based digital radiography detectors using standardized image quality metrics: AAPM TG-150 Draft Image Detector Tests. J Appl Clin Med Phys. 2016 09 08; 17(5):391-417. PMID: 27685102.
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    5. Prisciandaro JI, Willis CE, Burmeister JW, Clarke GD, Das RK, Esthappan J, Gerbi BJ, Harkness BA, Patton JA, Peck DJ, Pizzutiello RJ, Sandison GA, White SL, Wichman BD, Ibbott GS, Both S. Essentials and guidelines for clinical medical physics residency training programs: executive summary of AAPM Report Number 249. J Appl Clin Med Phys. 2014 May 08; 15(3):4763. PMID: 24892354.
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    6. Hsieh CY, Gladish G, Willis CE. Evaluation of a commercial cardiac motion phantom for dual-energy chest radiography. J Appl Clin Med Phys. 2014 Mar 06; 15(2):4508. PMID: 24710435.
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    7. Willis CE, Vinogradskiy YY, Lofton BK, White RA. Gain and offset calibration reduces variation in exposure-dependent SNR among systems with identical digital flat-panel detectors. Med Phys. 2011 Jul; 38(7):4422-9. PMID: 21859043; PMCID: PMC3965338.
    8. Jones AK, Polman R, Willis CE, Shepard SJ. One year's results from a server-based system for performing reject analysis and exposure analysis in computed radiography. J Digit Imaging. 2011 Apr; 24(2):243-55. PMID: 19885636; PMCID: PMC3056967.
    9. Don S, Goske MJ, John S, Whiting B, Willis CE. Image Gently pediatric digital radiography summit: executive summary. Pediatr Radiol. 2011 May; 41(5):562-5. PMID: 21253718.
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    10. Shepard SJ, Wang J, Flynn M, Gingold E, Goldman L, Krugh K, Leong DL, Mah E, Ogden K, Peck D, Samei E, Wang J, Willis CE. An exposure indicator for digital radiography: AAPM Task Group 116 (executive summary). Med Phys. 2009 Jul; 36(7):2898-914. PMID: 19673189; PMCID: PMC3908678.
    11. Willis CE. Optimizing digital radiography of children. Eur J Radiol. 2009 Nov; 72(2):266-73. PMID: 19345030.
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    12. Shah C, Jones AK, Willis CE. Consequences of modern anthropometric dimensions for radiographic techniques and patient radiation exposures. Med Phys. 2008 Aug; 35(8):3616-25. PMID: 18777922; PMCID: PMC4034413.
    13. Willis CE. Letter to the editor re: "Optimizing the use of computer radiography in pediatric chest imaging". J Digit Imaging. 2009 Apr; 22(2):99-100; author reply 101-2. PMID: 18622641; PMCID: PMC3043683.
    14. Willis CE. Optimization of dose and image quality for computed radiography and digital radiography. J Digit Imaging. 2007 Mar; 20(1):1-3; author reply 4-5. PMID: 17410404; PMCID: PMC3043885.
    15. Liu HL, Liu RR, Reeve DM, Shepard SJ, Willis CE. Measurement of CT radiation profile width using CR imaging plates. Med Phys. 2005 Sep; 32(9):2881-7. PMID: 16266102.
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    16. Samei E, Badano A, Chakraborty D, Compton K, Cornelius C, Corrigan K, Flynn MJ, Hemminger B, Hangiandreou N, Johnson J, Moxley-Stevens DM, Pavlicek W, Roehrig H, Rutz L, Shepard J, Uzenoff RA, Wang J, Willis CE. Assessment of display performance for medical imaging systems: executive summary of AAPM TG18 report. Med Phys. 2005 Apr; 32(4):1205-25. PMID: 15895604.
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    17. Willis CE, Slovis TL. The ALARA concept in pediatric CR and DR: dose reduction in pediatric radiographic exams--a white paper conference. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 2005 Feb; 184(2):373-4. PMID: 15671348.
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    18. Willis CE, Slovis TL. The ALARA concept in radiographic dose reduction. Radiol Technol. 2004 Nov-Dec; 76(2):150-2. PMID: 15587617.
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    19. Willis CE. Strategies for dose reduction in ordinary radiographic examinations using CR and DR. Pediatr Radiol. 2004 Oct; 34 Suppl 3:S196-200; discussion S234-41. PMID: 15558261.
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    20. Willis CE, Slovis TL. The ALARA concept in pediatric CR and DR: dose reduction in pediatric radiographic exams--a white paper conference executive summary. Pediatr Radiol. 2004 Oct; 34 Suppl 3:S162-4. PMID: 15558256.
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    21. Willis CE. Computed radiography: a higher dose? Pediatr Radiol. 2002 Oct; 32(10):745-50; discussion 751-4. PMID: 12244467.
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    22. Nagy PG, Willis CE. Point/Counterpoint. There is no legitimate role for an applications service provider in radiology. Med Phys. 2002 Apr; 29(4):638-40. PMID: 11991136.
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    23. Thompson SK, Willis CE, Krugh KT, Jeff Shepard S, McEnery KW. Implementing the DICOM Grayscale Standard Display Function for mixed hard- and soft-copy operations. J Digit Imaging. 2002; 15 Suppl 1:27-32. PMID: 12105694.
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    24. Willis CE, McCluggage CW, Orand MR, Parker BR. Puncture-proof picture archiving and communication system. J Digit Imaging. 2001 Jun; 14(2 Suppl 1):66-71. PMID: 11442126; PMCID: PMC3452676.
    25. Samei E, Seibert JA, Willis CE, Flynn MJ, Mah E, Junck KL. Performance evaluation of computed radiography systems. Med Phys. 2001 Mar; 28(3):361-71. PMID: 11318318.
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    26. Willis CE, Parker BR. In pediatrics, CR may become the ideal detector. Diagn Imaging (San Franc). 1999 Nov; 21(11):175-6, 181-3. PMID: 10724837.
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    27. Roehrig H, Willis CE, Damento MA. Characterization of monochrome CRT display systems in the field. J Digit Imaging. 1999 Nov; 12(4):152-65. PMID: 10587910; PMCID: PMC3452426.
    28. Willis CE, Parker BR, Orand M, Wagner ML. Challenges for pediatric radiology using computed radiography. J Digit Imaging. 1998 Aug; 11(3 Suppl 1):156-8. PMID: 9735457; PMCID: PMC3453409.
    29. Cawthon MA, Goeringer F, Telepak RJ, Burton BS, Pupa SH, Willis CE, Hansen MF. Preliminary assessment of computed tomography and satellite teleradiology from Operation Desert Storm. Invest Radiol. 1991 Oct; 26(10):854-7. PMID: 1960024.
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    30. Willis CE, Bencomo JA. Logistic representation of the sensitometric response of screen-film systems: empirical validation. Med Phys. 1990 Jul-Aug; 17(4):676-80. PMID: 2215413.
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    31. Spacecraft water system disinfection technology.
    32. Command-wide teleradiology for U.S. armed forces in Korea. 81-88.
    33. Evaluation of cassette-based digital radiography detectors using standardized image quality metrics. Journal of Applied Clinical Medical Physics. 17:391-417.
    34. Essentials and guidelines for clinical medical physics residency training programs. Journal of Applied Clinical Medical Physics. 15:4-13.
    35. Validation of a self-calibrating active-matrix liquid crystal display system. Journal of Digital Imaging. 16:19-21.
    36. The ALARA concept in pediatric CR and DR. Radiology. 234:343-344.
    38. Quantitative measurements of fluorescently-stained DNA in gels from photographic images. Electrophoresis. 6:259-267.
    40. ALARA. Pediatric Radiology. 34.
    41. Quality assurance for medical imaging. 197-211.
    42. Erratum. Medical Physics. 37:405.
    43. Quality control of a teleradiology system. 636-646.
    45. Integrated telemedicine workstation for intercontinental grand rounds. 374-381.
    46. Digital radiography. Applied Radiology. 37:25-28.
    47. Evaluation of a commercial cardiac motion phantom for dual-energy chest radiography. Journal of Applied Clinical Medical Physics. 15:235-251.
    48. Objective measures of quality assurance in a computed radiography-based radiology department. 588-599.
    49. Letter to the editor [1]. Journal of Digital Imaging. 20:1-3.
    50. Artifacts and misadventures in digital radiography. Applied Radiology. 33:11-20.
    51. Significance of the Fuji-computed radiography algorithms on hardcopy images. 199-203.
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