Journal of Medical Imaging

Editor-in-Chief: Maryellen L. Giger, The University of Chicago, USA

The Journal of Medical Imaging (JMI) allows for the peer-reviewed communication and archiving of fundamental and translational research, as well as applications, focused on medical imaging, a field that continues to benefit from technological improvements and yield biomedical advancements in the early detection, diagnostics, and therapy of disease as well as in the understanding of normal conditions.

On the cover: The figure is from the article "Fast whole-slide cartography in colon cancer histology using superpixels and CNN classification" by F. Wilm et al. in JMI Volume 9 Issue 2.

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Special Issue Celebrating 50 Years of SPIE Medical Imaging

Previously Published Special Sections

from the Journal of Medical Imaging

Advances in High Dimensional Medical Imaging (September/October 2022, in progress)

Guest Editors: Ivana Išgum, Bennett A. Landman, and Tomaž Vrtovec

Hard X-Ray Tomography with Micrometer Resolution (May/June 2022, in progress)

Guest Editors: Bert Müller, Stuart R. Stock, Ge Wang, and Jovan Brankov

COVID Medical Imaging Research (2021)

Editor: Maryellen Giger

X-Ray Computed Tomography at 50 (September/October 2021)

Guest Editors: Norbert J. Pelc, Rebecca Fahrig, and Patrick J. La Riviere

2D and 3D Imaging: Perspectives in Human and Model Oberver Performance (September/October 2020, July/August 2021)

Guest Editors: Claudia Mello-Thoms, Craig K. Abbey, and Elizabeth A. Krupinski

Radiogenomics in Prognosis and Treatment (May/June 2021)

Guest Editors: Karen Drukker, Despina Kontos, and Hui Li

Virtual Clinical Trials (July/August 2020)

Guest Editors: Ehsan Samei, Paul Kinehan, Robert M. Nishikawa, and Andrew Maidment

Interventional and Surgical Data Science (May/June 2020)

Guest Editors: Amber Simpson and Michael Miga

Three-Dimensional Image Reconstruction in Nuclear Medicine, PET, and CT (May/June 2020)

Guest Editors: Scott D. Metzler, Samuel Matej, and J. Webster Stayman

Medical Image Perception and Observer Performance (March/April 2020)

Guest Editors: William F. Auffermann, Trafton Drew, and Elizabeth A. Krupinski

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