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Shepherd Research Lab

Supporters

Industry Partners

The following companies have supplied either grant or in kind funding to the Shepherd Research Lab. We are very grateful for the support of our industry partners.

Support from General Electric Healthcare has been essential for our research, especially for our Quality Assurance studies.

SRL Publications utilizing GE systems

Support from Hologic has been essential for our research, especially for our Quality Assurance studies.

SRL Publications involving Hologic

Support from NVIDIA has been essential for our research, especially for our Artificial Intelligence studies.

SRL Publications involving NVIDIA

“3D technology could be a crucial tool in identifying obesity early during childhood in order to prevent obesity and metabolic syndrome in adulthood,” said Wong. Wong used 3D optical technology, Fit 3D…

3D scan study by UH Cancer Center student hailed for obesity findings

Support from Styku has been essential for our research, especially for our Body Composition studies.

SRL Publications involving Styku

SIZE STREAM

Support from SizeStream has been essential for our research, especially for our Body Composition studies.

SRL Publications involving SizeStream

Shepherd, an epidemiologist at the University of Hawaii who has spent 30 years researching quantitative imaging. “Body shape is so different in that if you can quantify it yourself at home with home-based systems, you can learn about risk factors for disease.” … They’ve used Naked Labs’ technology in their research…

Naked Labs’ 3-D Body Scanner Shows You The Naked Truth

In our NIH-funded Shape Up study, we are describing 3D body shape in 1,500 healthy men and females from ages 5 to 85. We’re including Naked in our study because it may be a way to translate our research into the homes of thousands of people.

John Shepherd, quoted on Naked Labs

“AI has changed everything in terms of how we addressed problems with big data,” said John Shepherd, Ph.D… “When you’re going to examine six million images, it takes a lot of time… We are extremely grateful for our partnership with Western Digital, who helps make this all possible with its highly reliable and scalable storage solutions.”

Western Digital Helps University of Hawaiʻi Cancer Center Leverage the Power of Data and AI to Combat Breast Cancer

The registry can only maintain the privacy of its patients while offering its fruits to as many researchers as possible with a constant, quick flow of data to and from the supercomputer. Western Digital has been able to provide Shepherd with the necessary tools…

AI Enters the Fight to Cure Breast Cancer

Additional Support

Along with our industry partners, we’ve been fortunate enough to receive support from these groups.

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