Rosalie Jane Hagge, M.D.




Radiology - Nuclear Medicine




  • Associate Clinical Professor
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Clinical Interests

Dr. Hagge has clinical interests in general diagnostic and emergency radiology, diagnostic and therapeutic nuclear medicine, positron emission tomography (PET), radio guided surgery, translational medical imaging, nuclear oncology and nuclear cardiology. Her research focuses on digital medical imaging and performance evaluation of diagnostic systems. She is the Instructor of Record for the Senior Medical Student Clinical Clerkship in Diagnostic Radiology.


Nuclear Medicine

Center/Program Affiliation

Cardiovascular Services
UC Davis Comprehensive Cancer Center


M.D., Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, Missouri, 1988

B.S., Washington University, St. Louis, Missouri, 1983

M.S., Washington University, St. Louis, Missouri, 1984


Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina, 1998

Mallinckrodt Institute of Radiology/Nuclear Medicine, St. Louis, Missouri, 1993

Board Certifications

American Board of Nuclear Medicine, 1996

American Board of Nuclear Medicine, 2006

American Board of Radiology, 1998

Professional Memberships

American Roentgen Ray Society

Radiological Society of North America

Society of Nuclear Medicine

Honors and Awards

Susan G. Komen Foundation Grant for Breast Cancer Research, 2001

Duke University Resident Teaching Award, 1998

RSNA Roenten Fellow/Resident Research Award, 1997

G.E. Medical Systems "Excellence in Clinical PET" Award, 1996

Select Recent Publications

Bowen SL, Wu Y, Chaudhari AJ, Fu L, Packard NJ, Burkett GW, Yang K, Lindfors KK, Shelton DK, Hagge RJ, Borowsky AD, Martinez SR, Qi J, Boone JM, Cherry SR, Badawi RD. Initial Characterization of a Dedicated Breast PET/CT Scanner During Human Imaging. 50(9): 1401-1408, 2009.

Clark RP, Wong G, Johnson LM, Hagge RJ, Ciminello F, Lee J, Stone K, Clark IA. Nasal Dorsal Augmentation with Freeze-Dried Allograft Bone. Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery 124(4):1312-1325, 2009.

Hagge RJ, Coleman RE. Positron Emission Tomography: Lung cancer. Semin Roentgenol 37(2):110-117, 2002.

Ravizzini GC, Hanson MW, Shaw LK, Wong TZ, Hagge RJ, Pagnanelli RA, Jain D, Lima HS, Coleman RE, Borges-Neto S. Efficiency comparison between 99m Tc-tetrofosmin and 99m Tc-sestamibi myocardial perfusion studies. Nucl Med Commun, 23(3): 203-8, 2002.

Rohren EM, Hagge RJ, Wong TZ, Killius J, Clavien PA, Nelson RC, Paulson EK. The role of [18]F-FDG PET in preoperative assessment of the liver in patients being considered for curative resection of hepatic metastases from colorectal cancer. 2002

Hagge RJ, Wong TZ, Coleman RE. Positron emission tomography: Brain tumors and Lung Cancer. Radiol Clin North Am 5:871-880, 2001.

Hagge RJ, Al-Sugair A, Coleman RE. Non-small cell lung cancer, in Bender H, Palmedo H, Brersaik HJ, Valk PE, eds: An Atlas of Clinical PET in Oncology, Springer, Berlin, pp 153-170, 2000.

Hagge RJ. Hypertrophic osteoarthropathy, in Provenzale JM, Nelson RC. Duke Radiology Case Review: Imaging, Differential Diagnosis, and Discussion. Lippincott-Raven, New York, 1998.

Zimmerman JB, Hagge RJ, Hartzell KM, A determination of the relative visibility thresholds for basis functions of the Frazier-Jawerth transform. SPIE Medical Imaging IV: Image Capture and Display 1232:277-292, 1990.

Miller TR, Hagge RJ, Sampathkumaran KS. Interactive digital filtering of gated cardiac studies during cine display. IEEE Transactions on Medical Imaging 7(3):188-192, 1988.