June 22, 2024
・Prof. Shimizu gave a talk on ‘Points to note in post-market re-training of AI-based Software as a Medical Device’ in an organised session at the 99th Annual Conference of the Japanese Society of Medical Instrumentation.

June 19, 2024
・Mr. Tianci Zhong (First year PhD student) presented the following research at CARS2024@Barcelona.
Sacrum and ilium segmentation in magnetic resonance images using feature fusion and slice position coordinates

June 4, 2024
・Mr. Forte(Ph.D Student) of Université Caen Normandie, France, and Prof. Passat of Université de Reims Champagne-Ardenne, France, gave special presentations on digital topology.

May 23, 2024
・Prof. Shimizu gave a lecture titled “Remarks on Reuse of Test Data in Post-Marketing Training” in the organized session of the 63rd annual conference of Japanese Society for Medical and Biological Engineering.

May 13, 2024
・Julien Mendes Forte, a Ph.D student at the Université Caen Normandie, France, visited our laboratory for a three-month collaborative research.

April 26, 2024
・Prof. Shimizu gave a lecture titled “Harnessing AI in the Analysis of Japan‘s National Skin Disease Database” in the symposium of Technical University of Munich.

March 3-4, 2024
・Master students presented the following researches at symposium on Medical Imaging@Okinawa
Mr. Fujimoto “Evaluation of underspecification in a hot-spot detection support system of bone scintigrams : Comparison of pre-market training and post-market re-training”
Mr. Tsuchiya “Improvement of a lesion detection support system for prostate cancer patients using 18F-PSMA 1007 PET/CT imaging “
Ms. Fujiwara “Improvement of skin disease image classification accuracy for minority classes”
Mr. Chikaarashi “Conditional statistical shape model for multiple brain regions in human embryos”
・Prof. Shimizu gave a special lecture titled “Deployment of a computer-aided diagnosis system for bone scintigrams and beyond “

February 9, 2024​

A paper of detection support of lesions in a PET/CT volume appeared in the IJCARS.