Ephraim Edward Parent, MD, PhD

Assistant Professor

Department of Radiology and Imaging Services

Emory University School of Medicine

Emory University Hospital, D-120
1364 Clifton Road NE

Atlanta, GA 30322

Phone: (404) 712-4843

Email: ephraim.edward.parent@emory.edu

Dr. Parent is a dual boarded radiologist and nuclear medicine physician whose research has focused on novel PET radiotracer development.  Synthetic interests include androgen receptor PET ligands, estrogen receptor radiotherapeutics for breast cancer and amino acid suicide inhibitors for treatment of brain gliomas.  Clinical research projects include imaging neuroendocrine prostate cancer transformation with 68Ga-DOTATATE PET/CT and 18F-Axumin PET evaluation of gliomas.  He also serves as a team leader for Molecular Imaging, Biomarker & Probe Development.

  • B.S.  Brigham Young University, Provo, Utah 
  • M.D. University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago,Illinois 
  • Ph.D. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Urbana, Illinois

Diagnostic Radiology 

Nuclear Medicine 

Radiochemistry