DEPARTMENT OF RADIOLOGY

UMASS MEMORIAL HEALTH CARE – UNIVERSITY OF MASSACHUSETTS
FACULTY & TRAINEES

July 2012-June 2013


Updated Sept. 1, 2012

CHAIR – DEPARTMENT OF RADIOLOGY

Max P. Rosen, MD, Professor and Chair

DIVISION OF BIOMEDICAL IMAGING AND BIOMEDICAL ENGINEERING RESEARCH

VICE CHAIR

Michael King, PhD, Professor; Vice Chair for Research

PROGRAM HEADS

Alexei A. Bogdanov, PhD, Professor, Director of Molecular Imaging
Donald Hnatowich, PhD, Professor, Director of Laboratory for Biomarker Development
Stephen Glick, PhD, Professor, Director of Breast and PET Physics
Andrew Karellas, PhD, Professor, Director of Radiologic Physics
Michael King, PhD, Professor, Director of Nuclear Medicine Physics
Ajay Wakhloo, MD, PhD, FAHA, Director of Interventional Neuroradiology, Director of Clinical Research

CORE DIRECTORS

Keith Cauley, MD, PhD, Assistant Professor, Co-Director of the Advanced MR Imaging Center
Matthew Gounis, PhD, Associate Professor, Director of the New England Center for Stroke Research, Co-Director of the Advanced MR Imaging Center
Mary Rusckowski, PhD, Associate Professor, Director of the Small Animal Imaging Core

FACULTY

Alexei A. Bogdanov, PhD, Professor
Joyoni Dey, PhD, Assistant Professor
Howard Gifford, PhD, Associate Professor
Stephen Glick, PhD, Professor
Mathew Gounis, PhD, Associate Professor
Donald Hnatowich, PhD, Professor
Andrew Karellas, PhD, Professor
Michael King, PhD, Professor
Guozheng Liu, PhD, Associate Professor
Xinrong Liu, PhD, Instructor
Joyeeta Mitra Mukherhee, PhD, Instructor
Michael O’Connor, PhD , Instructor
P. Hendrik Pretorius, PhD, Associate Professor
Mary Rusckowski, PhD, Associate Professor
Srinivasan Vedantham, PhD, Associate Professor
Shaokuan Zheng, PhD, Instructor
Surong Zhang, PhD, Instructor

RESEARCH STAFF

Shuping Dou, Research Lab Tech
Suresh Gupta, Research Associate
Karen Johnson, Sr. Research Scientist
Mary Mazzanti, RT, Research Associate
Linxi Shi, Research Engineer

POST DOCTORAL FELLOWS

Shruti Agarwal, PhD
Juyu Chueh, PhD
Arda Konik, PhD
Anna Luisa Kühn, MD, PhD
Arda Konik, PhD
Krishnendu Saha, PhD
Andrey Makeev, PhD
Imramsjah Martijn J. van der Bom, PhD
Yuzhen Wang, PhD

STUDENTS

Paul Krupaker Dasari, Nuclear Medicine Physics
Kesava Kalluri, Breast Imaging and PET Physics
Zemei Liu, Nuclear Medicine Physics
Christine Silva, Interventional Neuroradiology

CLINICAL FACULTY & TRAINEES

VICE CHAIRS

Jerry P. Balikian, MD, Professor, Staff & Interdepartmental Affairs, Thoracic Radiology
Sarwat Hussain, MD, Professor, Vice Chair for Operations

DIVISION DIRECTORS

Herlen Alencar, MD, Assistant Professor, Vascular Interventional Radiology
Jerry Balikian, MD, Professor, Thoracic Imaging
Christopher Cerniglia, DO, Assistant Professor, Musculoskeletal Radiology
Dennis Coughlin, MD, Assistant Professor, Emergency Radiology
Sarwat Hussain, MD, Professor, Abdominal Imaging
Andrew Karellas PhD, Professor, Radiologic Physics
Mike King, PhD, Professor, Vice Chair for Research
Robert Licho, MD, Associate Professor, Nuclear Medicine
Joseph Makris, MD, Assistant Professor, Pediatric Radiology, Dir., Residency Program
Deepak Takhtani, MD, Associate Professor, Neuroradiology
Gopal Vijayaraghavan, MD, Assistant Professor, Breast Imaging
Ajay Wakhloo, MD, PhD, FAHA, Professor, Interventional Neuroradiology

STAFF RADIOLOGISTS

Robert Adamo, MD, Assistant Professor, Vascular Interventional Radiology
Susan A. Afonso, MD, Clinical Associate Professor, Abdominal Imaging
Steven Baccei, MD, Assistant Professor, Musculoskeletal Radiology
Keith Cauley, MD, Assistant Professor, Neuroradiology
Andrew Chen, MD, Assistant Professor, Neuroradiology
Byron Chen, MD, Assistant Professor, Abdominal Imaging
Carolynn DeBenedectis, MD, Assistant Professor, Breast Imaging
Charu S. Desai, MD, Clinical Associate Professor, Thoracic Radiology
Sathish K. Dundamadappa, MD, Assistant Professor, Neuroradiology
Carolyn Dupuis, MD, Assistant Professor, Abdominal Imaging
Joseph T. Ferrucci, MD, Professor, Abdominal Imaging
Matthew Hoimes, MD, Assistant Professor, Abdominal Imaging
Adib Karam, MD Instructor, Abdominal Imaging
Young Kim, MD, Associate Professor, Abdominal Imaging
Mona Korgaonkar, MD, Clinical Associate Professor, Musculoskeletal Radiology
James Lingley, MD, Clinical Assistant Professor, Neuroradiology
Hao Lo, MD, Assistant Professor, Emergency Radiology
Sue MacMaster, MD, Assistant Professor, Breast Imaging
Hesham Malik, MD, Assistant Professor, Vascular Interventional Radiology
Ajit Puri, MD Assistant Professor, Interventional Neuroradiology
Farhana Riaz, MD, Assistant Professor, Pediatric Radiology
Abhijit Roychowdhury, MD, Assistant Professor, Abdominal Imaging
Eric Schmidlin, MD, Assistant Professor, Thoracic Imaging
Daniel Schwartz, MD, Assistant Professor, Pediatric Radiology, Assoc. Dir. Residency Program
Hartley Sirkis, MD, Assistant Professor, Musculoskeletal Radiology
Eugenio Suran, MD, Clinical Associate Professor, Neuroradiology
Padmaja Surapaneni, MD, Assistant Professor, Abdominal Imaging
Patricia Sutman, MD, Assistant Professor, Breast Imaging
Ellen Waitzkin, MD Assistant Professor, Breast Imaging
E. Christine Wallace, MD, Assistant Professor, Pediatric Radiology, Medical Student Clerkship Director
Larry Zheng, MD. Assistant Professor, Abdominal Imaging

CLINICAL FELLOWS

Urvi P. Fulwadhva, MD (MRI)
Samuel Hou, MD (INR)
Rebecca Hultman, MD (Breast Imaging)
Milliam Kataoka, MD (MRI)
Brian Norris, MD (Abdominal Imaging)
Eduardo Scortegagna, MD (VIR)
Yi Tang, MD (Neuroradiology)
Senthur Thangasamy, MD (Neuroradiology)

RESIDENTS (CR = Chief Resident)

Fourth Year
09 - 13
Allyson Parnes, MD
Lauren Singer, MD 
Eugene Tikh, MD, PhD
Third Year
10 - 14
Michael Chang, MD, PhD (CR)
Timothy Madden, MD
Andrew Smith, MD
Jade Watkins, MD (CR)
Second Year
11 - 15
Matthew Dattwyler, MD
Glenn Hoots, MD
Lacey McIntosh, DO, MPH
Jon Paul Nielsen, MD, MPH
Kristina Nowitzki, MD, PhD
First Year
12 - 16
Arash Bedayat, MD
Sergey Kochkine, MD
Nancy Resteghini, DO
Heeseop Shin, MD, MPH
Monique Tyminski, MD, PhD