Biography

To improve the imaging care of multiple injured patients through resident education and research. My current areas of interest include: traumatic aortic injury, blunt abdominal trauma, and the application of multi-row detector CT to trauma imaging.

Education

Medical Degree
Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, Missouri, 1986
Internship
Department of Internal Medicine, Barnes Hospital, St. Louis, Missouri, 1987
Junior Assistant Residency
Department of Internal Medicine, Barnes Hospital, St. Louis, Missouri, 1988
Residency
Diagnostic Radiology, Mallinckrodt Institute of Radiology, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, Missouri, 1992
Fellowship
Trauma Radiology, University of Maryland Medical System, Baltimore, Maryland, 1992
Fellowship
Muscoloskeletal Radiology, Mallinckrodt Institute of Radiology, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, Missouri, 1993
Postdoctoral Training
Advanced Grant Writing Course sponsored by the Radiological Society of North America Chicago, Illinois, 1998

Research Information

National Board of Medical Examiners Diplomat, March 1987
American Board of Radiology Diplomat, June 1992

Publications

Publication Information

  • 1998-1999
    Dean’s Excellence in Teaching Award, The University of Texas Medical School at Houston (now known as McGovern Medical School at UTHealth)
  • 2000-2001
    Dean’s Excellence in Teaching Award, The University of Texas Medical School at Houston (now known as McGovern Medical School at UTHealth)
  • 2003-2004
    Dean’s Excellence in Teaching Award, The University of Texas Medical School at Houston (now known as McGovern Medical School at UTHealth)
  • August 2004
    ACR Distinguished Committee Service Award
  • March 2008
    2008 AUR-AGFA Award
  • May 2009
    Fellow in the American College of Radiology
  • September 2009
    ASER 2009 Gold Medalist