Drs Armato, Giger and Colleagues Organize SPIE PROSTATEx Grand Challenge

Samuel Armato III, PhD and Maryellen Giger, PhD are part of the team of organizers behind SPIE's PROSTATEx Grand Challenge.  The Challenge focuses on "quantitative image analysis methods for the diagnostic classification of clinically significant prostate lesions. As part of the 2017 SPIE Medical Imaging Symposium, the PROSTATEx Challenge will provide a unique opportunity for participants to compare their algorithms with those of others from academia, industry, and government in a structured, direct way using the same data sets."

In a brief interview with StreetInsider.com, Dr. Armato describes the Challenge,
"The PROSTATEx Challenge will provide a unique opportunity for participants to compare their algorithms with those of others from academia, industry, and government in a structured, direct way using the same data sets."