Education

Breast Imaging Fellowship
Methodist Hospital/University of Texas Medical Branch Galveston, TX 07/2014 - 06/2015
Body Imaging Fellowship
MD Anderson Cancer Center Houston, TX 07/2013 - 06/2014
Diagnostic Radiology Residency
University of Texas Medical Branch Galveston, TX 07/2009 - 06/2013
Nuclear Medicine Residency
University of Iowa Hospitals & Clinics Iowa City, IA 07/2008 - 06/2009
Family Medicine Residency
University of Iowa Hospitals & Clinics Iowa City, IA 07/2004 - 06/2007

Publications

Publication Information

  • Book Chapter: “Role of Breast Imaging in Breast Cancer” in ‘Preventive Oncology for the Gynecologist’ Springer
  • Abstract: “Imaging of thoracic spine ( T-spine) fractures in the era of MDCT: a review of 613 fractures ” at 93rd Scientific Assembly of RSNA.
  • Abstract: “Naloxone and Sincalide after morphine for evaluation of RUQ pain”; and “Improved Performance of F+20 Diuretic Renographyby quantitative assessment of per and post void CSA” presented at the SNM meeting, Toronto, Canada (2009).
  • Case reports (Os trigonum syndrome, Chairi II malformation and Ostium secundum defect) in MR imaging ( “http://www.clinical-mri.com” www.clinical-mri.com).
  • Three case reports published in Magnetom journal.
  • Three case reports published in ACR Case in Point including adenoid cystic carcinoma of the breast.
  • New Innovations in MRI poster presentation at SAR (Society of Abdominal Radiology) meeting, March’14.

Educational Activities

  • Interdisciplinary conferences including Breast Tumor Board, Oncology Tumor board (GI/GU/Lymphoma) involving PET imaging (UTMB, Galveston, TX)
  • PQI projects: Improving communication between the radiology and the primary care providers with emphasis on ACR appropriateness criteria for utilization of radiology services with respect to the GU system. Ongoing project for better utilization of VQ scan vs CT PE protocol.
    (UTMB, Galveston, TX)
  • GAR (Gross Anatomy and Radiology) including PBL (practice based learning) lectures on radiology as part of the curriculum for medical students at UTMB, Galveston, TX
  • Resident Lectures for the Diagnostic Radiology residency program including Breast Tomosynthesis at UTMB, Galveston, TX
  • Selection committee for the UTMB school of medicine (SOM) for selection of candidates for medical school