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James Sayre, PhD

Professor, Department of Radiological Sciences & Biostatistics


James W. Sayre received the Ph.D. degree in biostatistics in the department of Biostatistics, University of California (UCLA), Los Angeles, CA, USA, in 1977.,He is an Adjunct Professor of Biostatistics& Radiological Sciences at UCLA. His current research interests include computational statistics and database management, clinical trials, statistical methodology in medical diagnostic systems.



Wibulpolprasert P, Raman SS, Hsu W, Margolis DJA, Asvadi NH, Khoshnoodi P, Moshksar A, Tan N, Ahuja P, Maehara CK, Huang J, Sayre J, Lu DSK, Reiter RE. Detection and Localization of Prostate Cancer at 3-T Multiparametric MRI Using PI-RADS Segmentation. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 2019 Apr 17:W1-W10. DOI: 10.2214/AJR.18.20113. Epub ahead of print. PMID: 30995090.


Morioka C, Meng F, Taira R, Sayre J, Zimmerman P, Ishimitsu D, Huang J, Shen L, El-Saden S. Automatic Classification of Ultrasound Screening Examinations of the Abdominal Aorta. J Digit Imaging. 2016 Dec;29(6):742-748. doi: 10.1007/s10278-016-9889-6. PMID: 27400914; PMCID: PMC5114229.


Abtin F, Sandberg JK, Suh RD, Hsu W, Sayre JW, Cameron RB. Percutaneous cryoablation in management of recurrent mesothelioma after surgical pleurectomy and decortication: Efficacy and predictors of local recurrence. RSNA Annual Meeting. 2013.


Hsu W, Sayre JW, Bui AAT, Taira RK. Modeling medical imaging and molecular biology correlates from literature. AMIA Annu Symp Proc. Washington DC; 2011. PDF
Watt E, Sayre JW, Bui AA. Applying an Instance-specific Model to Longitudinal Clinical Data for Prediction. Proc IEEE Int Conf Healthc Inform Imaging Syst Biol. 2011 Jul;2011:81-88. DOI: 10.1109/HISB.2011.12. Epub 2011 Oct 27. PMID: 27570832; PMCID: PMC5001560PDF


Watt E, Arnold CW, Sayre JW. Evaluation. Medical Imaging Informatics. Springer; 2010. p. 403-438.


Morioka CA, El-Saden S, Pope W, Sayre J, Duckwiler G, Meng F, Bui AAT, Kangarloo H. A methodology to integrate clinical data for the efficient assessment of brain-tumor patients. Inform Health Soc Care. 2008 Mar;33(1):55-68. DOI: 10.1080/17538150801956762. PMID: 18604762.


Dube S, Cloughesy TF, Sayre JW, Sinha U. Multivariate linear modeling of quantitative MR features for prognosis in patients with glioblastoma multiforme. Proc Joint Annual Meeting International Society of Magnetic Resonance Imaging-European Society of Magnetic Resonance Imaging in Biology. Berlin, Germany: International Society of Magnetic Resonance Imaging-European Society of Magnetic Resonance Imaging in Biology; 2007.


Selva LE, El-Saden S, Sayre JW, Kangarloo H, Sinha U. Automated decision support for brain MRI protocol selection. Proc IEEE METMBS. 2004. p. 23–30.
Bui AAT, Taira RK, Goldman D, Dionisio JD, Aberle DR, El-Saden S, Sayre J, Rice T, Kangarloo H. Effect of an imaging-based streamlined electronic healthcare process on quality and costs. Acad Radiol. 2004 Jan;11(1):13-20. DOI: 10.1016/s1076-6332(03)00570-1. PMID: 14746397.

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