Ben Viglianti

Benjamin Viglianti, MD, PhD

Clinical Associate Professor, Radiology
Nuclear Medicine Service Chief
Division of Nuclear Medicine
Michigan Medicine
1500 E Medical Center Dr, B1G505
Ann Arbor, MI 48109-5028

Michigan Experts Research Profile


Areas of Interest

  • Nuclear Medicine Imaging and Abdominal Imaging
  • Development of new radiotracer probes
  • Improving the detection of malignancies and assessing treatment response
  • Use of image guided therapies

Clinical Interests

  • Theranostic clinical trials
  • Diagnostic Clinical trials: First in human studies


Medical School and Training

  • B.S., Chemical Engineering, Lafayette College, 1998
  • M.S., Biomedical Engineering, Duke University, 2000
  • Ph.D., Duke University, 2004
  • M.D., Duke University, 2009


  • University of Michigan Hospitals & Health Centers, Diagnostic Radiology, MI, 2014


  • Nuclear Medicine, University of Michigan, 2014
  • Abdomen MRI, University of Michigan, 2015