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Jinxing Yu, M.D.

Jinxing Yu

Professor
Director, Oncologic and Prostate Imaging
Main Hospital, Room 3-446
Phone: (804) 628-0068
Fax: (804) 628-1132
E-mail: jinxing.yu@vcuhealth.org
Specialties: Abdominal CT and MRI, Prostate MRI and Oncology Imaging

Areas of Interest

  • Multi Parametric MRI
  • MR Guided Prostate Biopsy
  • Abdominal imaging.
  • Abdominal CT and MRI.
  • CT-guided interventions.

Research Projects/Grants

Title: Imaging-guided adaptive radiotherapy
Role: Co-investigator.
Status: Ongoing.

Title: A randomized, phase II, study of tnferade biologic with 5-FU and radiation therapy for first-line treatment of unresectable locally advanced pancreatic cancer – GenVec
Role: Co-investigator.
Status: Ongoing.

Research Publications

Title: Multidetector CT detection of a small amount of isolated pelvic free fluid in male blunt trauma patients: incidence and significance
Presentations and publications: Oral presentation, SGR 2007, Florida (Best Paper Award). Manuscript in progress.

Title: MRCP and MRI detection of pancreas divisum in patients with and without pancreatitis: Incidence and significance
Presentations and publications: Oral presentation, SGR 2008, California. Manuscript in progress.

Title: Pancreatitis in patients with pancreas divisum: Imaging
Presentations and publications: Oral presentation, RSNA 2007, Illinois. Manuscript in progress.

Education

  • M.D. – Fujian Medical School, Fujian, China
  • Residency, Diagnostic Radiology – Nassau University Medical Center, SUNY School of Medicine, Stony Brook, NY
  • Fellowship, Body Imaging – New England Medical Center, Tufts Medical School, Boston, MA

Board Certification

  • American Board of Radiology.
VCU Department of Radiology Virginia Commonwealth University VCU Medical Center