Associate Professor of Radiology
Director of Molecular Therapy
Department of Radiology and Biomedical Imaging
University of California, San Francisco
Thomas Hope, MD, is the Director of Molecular Therapy in the Department of Radiology and Biomedical Imaging at the University of California, San Francisco. He also serves as chair of the the Cancer Center’s Molecular Imaging & Radionuclide Therapy Site Committee. In 2007, he received his medical degree from Stanford University School of Medicine and he completed a one-year internship at Kaiser Permanente, San Francisco. From 2008-2012, Dr. Hope completed a residency in Diagnostic Radiology at the University of California, San Francisco, followed by a clinical fellowship in Body MRI and Nuclear Medicine from Stanford Medical Center in 2013. Dr. Hope’s main research focus is on novel imaging agents and therapies. He is the principle investigator on the Ga-68 PSMA-11 IND at UCSF. He has combined his interest in MR imaging with PET in the simultaneous modality PET/MRI, helping lead the development of the clinical PET/MRI program. Additionally he is developing the PRRT (peptide receptor radionuclide therapy) program for neuroendocrine tumors at UCSF.