Peter D. Esser

Dr. Peter D. Esser is a past president of the American Board of Science in Nuclear Medicine and a member of the Nuclear Accreditation Committee of the American College of Radiology. Dr. Esser is a board certified medical physicist with extensive experience in Nuclear Medicine and PET. With research interests that emphasize image enhancement techniques, he has edited four books and coauthored numerous papers.


BA, 1961 – Brown University
MS, 1964 – Adelphi University
PhD, 1971 – Adelphi University (with Brookhaven National Laboratory)

Committees, Societies, and Councils
  • American Association of Physicists in Medicine
  • American College of Nuclear Medicine
  • American College of Radiology
  • Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers
  • Institute for Clinical PET
  • Society of Nuclear Medicine

Updated June 29, 2023