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David A. Mankoff, MD, PhD

David A. Mankoff, MD, PhD Physician

Director, PET Center Vice Chair, Research, Radiology Gerd Muehllehner Professor of Radiology

Dr. Mankoff is employed by Penn Medicine.

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About Dr. David A. Mankoff

Recognized by Best Doctors in America 2015 - 2018

Clinical Specialties


  • Radiology

Programs & Centers:

Board Certification:

  • Nuclear Medicine, 1995

Description of Clinical Expertise

Nuclear Medicine/PET
Radionuclide Therapy
Thyroid Cancer

Practice Locations and Appointments

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna US Healthcare
  • Amerihealth Caritas
  • Amerihealth Caritas Medicare
  • Cigna
  • Cigna HealthSpring
  • Clover Health Plan
  • CVS Health
  • Devon Health Services (Americare)
  • Gateway Health Plan
  • Geisinger Health Plan
  • HealthAmerica / HealthAssurance, a Coventry Plan
  • HealthPartners
  • HealthPartners Medicare
  • HealthSmart
  • Highmark Blue Shield
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • Humana / Choicecare
  • Independence Blue Cross (Keystone East)
  • Intergroup
  • Keystone First
  • Keystone First Medicare
  • Multiplan
  • NJ Amerihealth
  • NJ Medicaid
  • NJ Medicare
  • NJ Qualcare
  • Oxford Health Plan
  • PA Health and Wellness (Centene) Medicare
  • PA Medicaid
  • PA Medicare
  • Preferred Care
  • Preferred Health Care/LGH
  • Rail Road Medicare / Palmetto GBA
  • Remedy Partners at Penn Medicine
  • Tricare
  • United Healthcare
  • UnitedHealthcare Community Plan
  • US Family Health Plan
  • Veterans Choice Program

Education and Training

Medical School: University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine
Residency: University of Washington Hospital and Clinics


American Association for Cancer Research (AACR), National American College of Radiology, National American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO), National AUR RRA Task Force:, National, National Canada Foundation for Innovation, International CBICA Advisory Committee, Local Department of Defense Breast Cancer Program, National ECOG-ACRIN, National GE Healthcare, National ITMAT Pilot Grant Reviewer, Local Karmanos Cancer Center, National National Cancer Institute (NCI) Cancer Imaging Program, National National Institutes of Health (NIH), National NCI, National NIH Public-Private Partnership Study Section, National Ontario Institute for Cancer Research, International Radiologic Society of North America (RSNA), National Society of Nuclear Medicine (SNM), National Susan G. Komen Foundation, National Susan G. Komen Foundation, National TRACR Advisory Committee, Local TransALLTO breast cancer international trial, National University of Wisconsin Carbone Cancer Center, National Washington University Siteman Cancer Center, National

Hospital Affiliation

Dr. Mankoff is employed by Penn Medicine.

Hospital Privileges:

  • Chester County Hospital: Has privileges to treat patients in the hospital.
  • Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania: Has privileges to treat patients in the hospital.
  • Penn Presbyterian Medical Center: Has privileges to treat patients in the hospital.
  • Pennsylvania Hospital: Has privileges to treat patients in the hospital.


Description of Research Expertise:

Molecular Imaging
Breast Cancer
Quantitative Cancer Imaging and Image Analysis
Translational Clinical Trials

Selected Publications:

Zhou, R., Pantel, A. R., Li, S., Lieberman, B. P., Ploessl, K., Choi, H., Blankemeyer, E., Lee, H., Kung, H. F., Mach, R. H., Mankoff, D. A.: [18F](2S,4R)4-Fluoroglutamine PET Detects Glutamine Pool Size Changes in Triple-Negative Breast Cancer in Response to Glutaminase Inhibition Cancer Res 77 (6): 1476-1484,2017.

Kurland, B. F., Peterson, L. M., Lee, J. H., Schubert, E. K., Currin, E. R., Link, J. M., Krohn, K. A., Mankoff, D. A., Linden, H. M.: Estrogen Receptor Binding (18F-FES PET) and Glycolytic Activity (18F-FDG PET) Predict Progression-Free Survival on Endocrine Therapy in Patients with ER+ Breast Cancer Clin Cancer Res 23 (2): 407-415,2017.

Sellmyer, M. A., Lee, I., Hou, C., Lieberman, B. P., Zeng, C., Mankoff, D. A., Mach, R. H.: Quantitative PET Reporter Gene Imaging with [11C]Trimethoprim Mol Ther 25 (1): 120-126,2017.

Gerstner, E. R., Zhang, Z., Fink, J. R., Muzi, M., Hanna, L., Greco, E., Prah, M., Schmainda, K. M., Mintz, A., Kostakoglu, L., Eikman, E. A., Ellingson, B. M., Ratai, E. M., Sorensen, A. G., Barboriak, D. P., Mankoff, D. A., Acrin Trial Group: ACRIN 6684: Assessment of Tumor Hypoxia in Newly Diagnosed Glioblastoma Using 18F-FMISO PET and MRI Clin Cancer Res 22 (20): 5079-5086,2016.

Edmonds, C. E., Makvandi, M., Lieberman, B. P., Xu, K., Zeng, C., Li, S., Hou, C., Lee, H., Greenberg, R. A., Mankoff, D. A., Mach, R. H.: [(18)F]FluorThanatrace uptake as a marker of PARP1 expression and activity in breast cancer Am J Nucl Med Mol Imaging 6 (1): 94-101,2016.

Kostakoglu, L., Duan, F., Idowu, M. O., Jolles, P. R., Bear, H. D., Muzi, M., Cormack, J., Muzi, J. P., Pryma, D. A., Specht, J. M., Hovanessian-Larsen, L., Miliziano, J., Mallett, S., Shields, A. F., Mankoff, D. A., Acrin Investigative Team: A Phase II Study of 3''-Deoxy-3''-18F-Fluorothymidine PET in the Assessment of Early Response of Breast Cancer to Neoadjuvant Chemotherapy: Results from ACRIN 6688 J Nucl Med 56 (11): 1681-9,2015.

Mankoff, D. A., Farwell, M. D., Clark, A. S., Pryma, D. A.: Making Molecular Imaging a Clinical Tool for Precision Oncology: A Review JAMA Oncol 3 (5): 695-701,2017.

Liao, G. J., Clark, A. S., Schubert, E. K., Mankoff, D. A.: 18F-Fluoroestradiol PET: Current Status and Potential Future Clinical Applications J Nucl Med 57 (8): 1269-75,2016.

Academic Contact Info

Division of Nuclear Medicine
Department of Radiology
Perelman School of Medicine
1 Donner, HUP
3400 Spruce Street

Philadelphia, PA 19104
Phone: (215) 615-3687
Patient appointments: 800-789-7366 (PENN)