David Townsend

Townsend David

  • Professor, Department of┬áDiagnostic Radiology
Administrative Appointment(s)
  • Director, Clinical Imaging Research Centre, National University of Singapore
Joint Appointment(s)
  • Honorary Professor, Sydney University Medical School, Australia
  • Adjunct Professor, Department of Medicine, University of Tennessee School of Medicine, USA
  • Adjunct Professor, NTU Lee Kong Chian School of Medicine, Singapore
Academic Qualifications
  • PhD, University of London (Westfield College), United Kingdom
  • PD, University of Geneva, Switzerland
  • BSc, University of Bristol, United Kingdom
Research Interest(s)
  • PET/CT
  • PET/MR
  • Clinical Applications
Recent Publications
  • 1. Yan J, Chu-Shern JL, Loi HY, Khor LK, Sinha AK, Quek ST, Tham IW, Townsend D. 2015 Nov. Impact of Image Reconstruction Settings on Texture Features in 18F-FDG PET. J Nucl Med. 56(11):1667-73. doi: 10.2967/jnumed.115.156927. 26229145.
  • 2. Schaefferkoetter J, Casey M, Townsend D, El Fakhri G. 2013 Mar. Clinical impact of time-of-flight and point response modeling in PET reconstructions: a lesion detection study. Phys Med Biol. 58(5):1465-78. doi: 10.1088/0031-9155/58/5/1465. 23403399.
  • 3. Carlson ER, Schaefferkoetter J, Townsend D, McCoy JM, Campbell PD Jr, Long M. 2013 Jan. The use of multiple time point dynamic Positron Emission Tomography/Computed Tomography in patients with oral/head and neck cancer does not predictably identify metastatic cervical lymph nodes. J Oral Maxillofac Surg. 71(1):162-77. doi: 10.1016/j.joms.2012.03.028. 22742956.