May 24, 2002
Volume XXXV, No. 21



American College of Nuclear Medicine invites Chaudhuri to annual meeting

PHOTO OF CHAUDHURI Dr. Tuhin Chaudhuri, professor of radiology and chief of nuclear medicine at the South Texas Veterans Health Care System, was invited by the American College of Nuclear Medicine to speak at the organization's 29th annual Meeting and Scientific Sessions held recently in Scottsdale, Ariz. Dr. Chaudhuri presented his research, titled "Overview of Gastrointestinal Nuclear Medicine," which included his original research on gastric emptying, gastroesophageal reflux, retained antrum detection, salivary gland and liver function imaging, and detection of acute gastrointestinal bleeding. He also discussed the use of these modalities in assessing therapeutic efficacy.