June 24, 2016: Katharina Holland won a second place award for Best Poster at the 13th International Workshop on Breast Imaging.
June 21, 2016: At the annual Radboud Society Institute for Health Sciences (RIHS) PhD awards Colin Jacobs was announced winner of the Societal Impact Award, while Geert Litjens won second place for Best PhD Thesis of the year.
June 2, 2016: Geert Litjens wins prestigious Bas Mulder award for cancer research, an award given by the Dutch Cancer Society (KWF) and Alpe d'HuZes.
June 11, 2014: MeVis Medical Solutions and DIAG announced their first joint product, Veolity, a complete workflow solution for highly efficient reading of chest CT scans.
June 1, 2014: New vacancy! We are looking for a PhD student to work on chest CT analysis. This is a joint project with the Image Sciences Institute, and you will be based at UMC Utrecht. See the vacancy here.
March 10, 2013: Colin Jacobs presented a method to automatically classify pulmonary nodules as solid, part-solid, or non-solid at the European Congress of Radiology in Vienna. His work was extensively covered by Aunt Minnie.
December 21, 2012: Nico Karssemeijer, Gerard den Heeten (LRCB) and Mireille Broeders received a grant from the Dutch Cancer Foundation for a project entitled Towards an independent automated reader of screening mammograms.
December 12, 2012: New vacancies for postdoc/PhD students in the area of breast image analysis.
December 6, 2012: Eva van Rikxoort has been awarded a grant from Fonds NutsOhra for developing software to select the most suitable bronchoscopic lung volume reduction treatment for patients with severe COPD.
October 3, 2011: Jaime Melendez has started as a new PhD student to work on pattern recognition in mammography CAD.
October 3, 2011: Michael Schmidt and Hendrik Laue from Fraunhofer Mevis are visiting researchers at DIAG for three and six months, respectively. Funding from an NWO Vistors Grant was obtained for their visit. They will work on lung image analysis and perfusion analysis.
September 10, 2011: most of DIAG has relocated to the new Radiology building of Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Centre. Clinical and other basic researchers from Radiology are now located closely together, creating an excellent atmosphere for diagnostic image research.
December 14, 2010: DIAG and Oldelft Benelux BV have obtained a research grant from the Dutch Ministry of Economic Affairs for the development of rapid diagnostic platform for tuberculosis that combines chest X-ray, sputum smear microscopy and computer-aided diagnosis. More...