Surgical Planning Laboratory - Brigham & Women's Hospital - Boston, Massachusetts USA - a teaching affiliate of Harvard Medical School

Surgical Planning Laboratory

Tina Kapur Ph.D.

Tina Kapur is the Executive Director of the Image Guided Therapy Program in the Department of Radiology at Brigham and Women's Hospital.

Dr. Kapur is the Principal Investigator of an NIH funded grant in Medical Image Segmentation, and the Dissemination Core PI for two national center grants, the National Alliance for Medical Image Computing (NA-MIC) and the National Center for Image Guided Therapy (NCIGT). She has numerous publications in medical image segmentation, and is the holder of several issued US and international patents in the field of surgical navigation. She is particularly interested in fostering collaborations between efforts in open science to accelerate important discoveries that improve health and save lives.

She received her Ph.D. in Electrical Engineering and Computer Science from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology in 1999. She was the Chief Scientist at a Boston area surgical navigation company, Visualization Technology Inc., and upon its acquisition by GE Healthcare, the Chief Scientist at the GE Navigation.

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Tina Kapur, PhD.
Brigham and Women's Hospital
Department of Radiology
75 Francis Street, Boston, MA 02115

Phone: +1 617.732.5893
E-mail: tkapur at

updated January 2015.

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