The Massachusetts General Hospital Department of Radiology, its radiologists and its researchers are nationally and internationally recognized leaders in advancing the state of the art in medical imaging.
The Society of Abdominal Radiology awarded radiologist Mukesh Harisinghani, MD with the 2015 Igor Laufer Visiting Professorship, which is granted each year to an outstanding academic radiologist. Among his duties, Dr. Harisinghani is visiting various academic centers to instruct residents and present Grand Rounds.
The Society of Chairs of Academic Radiology Departments (SCARD) named Chairman Emeritus James Thrall, MD the recipient of its inaugural Visionary Leadership Award which recognizes an individual who has contributed to the field of academic radiology by exhibiting extraordinary leadership abilities.
The American Roentgen Ray Society (ARRS) named Radiologist-in-Chief Jim Brink, MD, a 2015 recipient of its Gold Medal award, the society’s highest honor awarded to recipients for distinguished service to radiology.
The Association of University Radiologists (AUR) named Bob Novelline, MD, a 2015 recipient of its Gold Medal award which recognizes distinguished service or contributions to the AUR, academic radiology, or the field of radiology in general.
The Society of Abdominal Radiology honored radiologist Joseph F. Simeone, MD with its 2015 Lifetime Achievement Award for his substantial contributions to abdominal radiology.
The American Roentgen Ray Society (ARRS) named cardiovascular radiologist Michael Lu, MD the 2015 ARRS Scholar for his proposed research on coronary atherosclerosis and clinical decision making.
The National Consortium of Breast Centers presented radiologist Daniel B. Kopans, MD, with its "Impact Award," which is given to an individual who has had a significant impact on breast health. He was honored for his pioneering efforts in the conception and development of breast tomosynthesis and other methods to detect and diagnose breast cancer.
The International Skeletal Society (ISS) awarded musculoskeletal radiologist Miriam Bredella, MD the 2014 President's Medal in special recognition of outstanding scientific achievements on an international level.
The Academy of Radiology Research recognized several members of the Department of Radiology as recipients of the 2014 Distinguished Investigator Award for their contributions to the field of imaging research.
The American Association of Physicists in Medicine (AAPM) granted honorary membership to Radiologist-in-Chief James A. Brink, MD. The AAPM is dedicated to ensuring accuracy, safety and quality in the use of radiation in medical procedures.
The American College of Radiology named Mass General West Imaging in Waltham, MA a Diagnostic Imaging Center of Excellence for superior quality, safety and patient care.
The American College of Radiology named Mass General Imaging in Chelsea, MA a Diagnostic Imaging Center of Excellence for superior quality, safety and patient care.
Mass General radiologists and researchers received 25 awards in recognition of educational and scientific exhibits presented at the 2013 annual meeting of the Radiological Society of North America (RSNA).
The Radiological Society of North America (RSNA) Board of Directors named Theresa C. McLoud, MD recipient of a 2013 RSNA Gold Medal, the society's highest honor to those who render unusual service to the science of radiology.
The Radiological Society of North America (RSNA) Research & Education Foundation awarded a 2013 education scholar grant to Sarabjeet Singh, MD for a project to develop a web-based educational module to optimize radiation doses in 13 countries.
The Radiological Society of North America (RSNA) Research & Education Foundation has awarded research fellow grants to Mass General radiologists in 2013 and 2014.
The Radiological Society of North America (RSNA) Research & Education Foundation has awarded research resident grants to Mass General radiologists in 2013 and 2014.
The Society for Nuclear Medicine and Molecular Imaging (SNMMI) presented Mass General pediatric imaging fellow Srikala Narayanan, MD with the 2013 Pediatric Imaging Council Majd-Gilday Young Investigator Award (YIA) to recognize her research contributions to pediatric imaging.
The American College of Radiology (ACR) Radiology Leadership Institute (RLI) has awarded two Mass General radiology residents with scholarships to attend its annual event in July 2013 on navigating today's changing health care environment.
Several Mass General radiologists were inducted as 2013 ACR Fellows. Only 10% of the College’s 34,000 members achieve this distinction.