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Peter A. Jenkins, PhD

Languages spoken: English

Academic Information

Departments: Radiology and Imaging Sciences - Assistant Professor (Lecturer)

Divisions: Clinical Radiology

Academic Office Information

(801) 585-0235

University School of Medicine
Department of Radiology
30 North 1900 East, Room: 1A071
Salt Lake City, UT 84132

Board Certification

  • American Board of Health Physics
  • American Board of Radiology

Education History

Doctoral Training University of Utah
Nuclear Engineering
Graduate Training Idaho State University
Health Physics
Undergraduate Idaho State University

Selected Publications

  1. Fajardo L, Hillis S, Zheng B, Wong M, Ghani M, Omoumi F, Li Y, Jenkins P, Peterson M, Wu X, Liu H (2022). A pilot study to assess the performance of phase sensitive breast tomosynthesis. Radiology.
  2. Lin P, Goode AR, Corwin FD, Jenkins PA, et al (2022). Report of AAPM Task Group 272: Comprehensive acceptance testing and evaluation of fluoroscopy imaging systems. Med Phys, 49(8).
  3. Ghani MU, Fajardo LL, Omoumi F, Yan A, Jenkins PA, et al (2021). A phase sensitive x-ray breast tomosynthesis system: Preliminary patient images with cancer lesions. Phys Med Biol, 66.
  4. Ghani MU, Fajardo LL, Jing, Z, Wong MD, Zheng B, Omoumi F, Li Y, Yan A, Jenkins PA, Hillis SL, Linstroth L, Liu H (2021). Development and Pre-Clinical Evaluation of a Patient-Specific High Energy X-ray Phase Sensitive Breast Tomosynthesis System. Med Phys.
  5. Chan J, Aufferman W, Jenkins PA, Streitmatter S, Phyong-Anh D (2021). Implementing a Novel Through-Glass Chest Radiography Technique for COVID-19 Patients: Image Quality, Radiation Dose Optimization, and Practical Considerations. Curr Probl Diagn Radiol.
  6. Omoumi F, Ghani MU, Li Y, Wu X, Liu H, Jenkins PA, et al (2020). The Potential of Utilizing Mid-Energy X-Rays for In-Line Phase Sensitive Breast Cancer Imaging. Biomed Spectrosc Imaging, 9(3-4), 89-102.
  7. Wylie JD, Jenkins PA, Beckmann JT, Peters CL, Aoki SK, Maak TG (January 2018). Computed Tomography Scans in Patients With Young Adult Hip Pain Carry a Lifetime Risk of Malignancy. Arthroscopy, 34(1), 155-163.
  8. Streitmatter SW, Stewart R, Jenkins PA, Jevremovic T (2017). DNA Double Strand Break (DSB) Induction and Cell Survival in Iopdine-Enhanced Computed Tomography (CT). Phys Med Biol, 62(12).
  9. Beebe MJ, Jenkins P, Rothberg DL, Kubiak EN, Higgins TF (2016). Prospective Assessment of the Oncogenic Risk to Patients From Fluoroscopy During Trauma Surgery. J Orthop Trauma, 30(7), e223-9.
  10. Wylie J, Jenkins P, Beckmann J, Aoki S, Maak TG (10/11/2014). The risk of ionizing radiation in the imaging evaluation of young adults with hip pain. ISHA Annual Scientific Meeting, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil: International Society for Hip Arthroscopy.
  11. Ng PP, Wilder MJ, Jenkins PA (2012). CT fluoroscopy-guided cervical interlaminar steroid injections: is it overkill? [Letter to the editor]. AJNR Am J Neuroradiol, 33(11), E138; author reply E139.
  12. Jenkins PA, Langley KS (2012). Chapter 7, Radiation Safety in Nuclear Medicine. In Nuclear Medicine and PET/CT: Technology and Techniques (Seventh Edition). St. Louis, MO: Mosby Elsevier.