Peter S. Conti

Professor of Radiology

Areas of treatment:

Diagnostic Radiology
Oncology Applications of Positron Emission Tomography
Nuclear Radiology
PET Imaging


  • Nuclear Medicine
  • Radiology


  • Department of Radiology


  • English

Peter S. Conti, MD

Professor of Radiology

Practicing location:

  • USC Healthcare Center 1

About this doctor:

Dr. Conti completed his MD at Cornell University Medical College and then went on to Cornell University Graduate School of Medicine to do his Ph.D. in Biophysics. After an Internship in Surgery at St. Lukes Hospital, NY he went on to do his residency in Radiology, and then a fellowship in Nuclear Medicine at John Hopkins Hospital, MD. He joined the staff at USC as a professor of Pharmacy and then Radiology and Biomedical Engineering. Dr. Conti as board certification from the the American Board of Radiology and American Board of Nuclear Medicine.


The Johns Hopkins University, Nat. Science/Chemistry, 1978
Cornell University Medical College, Medicine, 1985
Cornell University Graduate School of Medicine, Biophysics, 1985


St. Luke's Hospital, N.Y. Dept Surgery, 1985 - 86


Johns Hopkins Hospital, Dept Radiology, 1986 - 89


Johns Hopkins Hospital, Department of Radiology, Div Nuclear Medicine, 1989 - 1991


American Board of Radiology
American Board of Nuclear Medicine

Professional society memberships:

Sigma Xi - Cornell University
Radiological Society North America
American Chemical Society
American College Radiology
Society Nuclear Medicine
American Society Clinical Oncology
American College of Nuclear
Academy of Molecular Imaging
American Association for Cancer Research
New York Academy of Sciences
Los Angeles Radiological Society
LARS Nuclear Medicine Section
California Radiological Society
Society of Molecular Imaging


Eagle Scout, 1973
Edwin Gould Foundation Scholar, 1974
Phi Beta Kappa - Johns Hopkins University, 1976
Hodson Foundation Scholar - Johns Hopkins University, 1976 - 78
Thesis Honors - Cornell University Medical College, 1985
Postdoctoral Award for Clinical Research, Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, 1990
Young Investigator Award, American Society of Clinical Oncology, 1990
President's Distinguished Service Award, Society of Nuclear Medicine, 2001
Who's Who in Engineering Education, 2002
Winfield Evans Memorial Lecturer, Southwest Chapter, Society of Nuclear Medicine, 2002
Fellow, American College of Radiology, 2003
Fellow, American College of Nuclear Physicians, 2003
UNICO National Marconi Science Award, 2003
Distinguished Alumni Award; Johns Hopkins University, Division of Nuclear Medicine, 2003
Strathmore's Who's Who Lifetime Member, 2004
Global Directory Who's Who Lifetime Member, 2005
Best Doctors in America, 2005, 2007
Medical Imaging: Industry Top 10 in Nuclear Medicine/Physics, 2006, 2007
RT Image's 25 Most Influential, 2006