Leonardo Kayat Bittencourt


Leonardo Kayat Bittencourt graduated in Medicine at Rio de Janeiro State University, Brazil. In 2011, he obtained his MSc at Rio de Janeiro Federal University (Medicine - Radiology) with the thesis "The role of Diffusion-weighted MR images on the assessment of Prostate Cancer aggressiveness". Currently he coordinates the Abdominal and Pelvic MR department at CDPI Clinics, Brazil.  In October 2011, he started as a Ph.D. student on the project "Diagnosing extra-prostatic extension and establishing clinical outcomes based on Multiparametric Prostate MR", supervised by Profs. Jelle O. Barentsz and Emerson Leandro Gasparetto.