Tyler J Bradshaw PhD

Associate Scientist

  • Positron Emission Tomography (PET) Imaging Scientist
Imaging Sciences

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  • Undergraduate: University of Utah (Salt Lake City, UT)
  • Graduate: University of Wisconsin–Madison (Madison, WI)
  • Post Doc: University of Wisconsin–Madison (Madison, WI)



Dr. Bradshaw is an Associate Scientist in the Department of Radiology, in the School of Medicine and Public Health at the University of Wisconsin-Madison. He completed a Ph.D. in Medical Physics at the University of Wisconsin-Madison under the direction of Dr. Robert Jeraj on PET-guided radiation therapy treatment planning. Dr. Bradshaw has been a scientist at UW-Madison since 2016. Dr. Bradshaw’s primary area of research is in advanced image analysis methods for PET/CT and PET/MR imaging. This includes machine learning methods for disease detection and segmentation in PET, motion detection and correction, scanner harmonization, and PET/MR quantitation. He leads the nuclear medicine physics QA/QC program at UW, and serves as a mentor to the Department of Medical Physics’ Imaging Physics Residency Program.