Rafael Ceschin, MS

Room 409A
5607 Baum Boulevard
Research Interests: 

Deep Neural Networks for Classification of Dysplastic Structures in Neonatal Brain MRI


BS (2011, Microbiology) University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA

MS (2014, Biomedical Informatics) University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA


Ceschin R, Panigrahy A, Gopalakrishnan V. sfDM: Open-Source Software for Temporal Analysis and Visualization of Brain Tumor Diffusion MR Using Serial Functional Diffusion Mapping. Cancer Inform. 2015 Feb 1;14(Suppl 2):1-9. PMID: 25673970 PMCID: PMC4315050

Ceschin R, Wisnowski JL, Paquette LB, Nelson MD, Blüml S, Panigrahy A. Developmental synergy between thalamic structure and interhemispheric connectivity in the visual system of preterm infants. Neuroimage Clin. 2015 Jun 4;8:462-72.  PMID: 26106571 PMCID: PMC4474422

Ceschin R, Lee VK, Schmithorst V, Panigrahy A. Regional vulnerability of longitudinal cortical association connectivity: Associated with structural network topology alterations in preterm children with cerebral palsy. NeuroImage. Clin. 2015 Sep 6;9:322-37.  PMID: 26509119 PMCID: PMC4588423

Ceschin R, Kurland BF, Abberbock SR, Ellingson BM, Okada H, Jakacki RI, Pollack IF, Panigrahy A. Parametric Response Mapping of Apparent Diffusion Coefficient as an Imaging Biomarker to Distinguish Pseudoprogression from True Tumor Progression in Peptide-Based Vaccine Therapy for Pediatric Diffuse Intrinsic Pontine Glioma. Am J Neuroradiol. 2015 Nov;36(11):2170-6. PMID: 26338910 PMCID: PMC4644687

Doctoral Student, Department of Biomedical Informatics

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