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Ron Kikinis Appointed HMS B. Leonard Holman Professor of Radiology

August 14, 2020

Ron Kikinis, MD, vice chair of Biomedical Informatics Research and founding director of the Surgical Planning Laboratory in the Department of Radiology, was named the second B. Leonard Holman Professor of Radiology at Harvard Medical School (HMS) in honor of his outstanding contributions to the field.

This appointment honors the legacy and memory of nuclear medicine pioneer B. Leonard Holman, MD, former chair of Radiology at the Brigham and the Philip Cook Professor of Radiology at HMS, who died in 1998. Kikinis’ appointment follows that of his mentor and the position’s first...

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A Prestigious Appointment at Harvard

May 28, 2020

Change at Fraunhofer MEVIS: Ron Kikinis assumes professorship in the USA

Prof. Ron Kikinis, the former director of the Fraunhofer Institute for Digital Medicine MEVIS in Bremen, has accepted a renowned appointment at Harvard Medical School in the United States. Since March 1, 2020, Prof. Horst Hahn has been the sole director of the Institute – for the prior six years, both had acted in dual leadership roles. Kikinis has assumed the B. Leonard Holman Endowed Professor of Radiology at Harvard Medical School. This endowed chair is one of the highest academic distinctions...

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Tempany Awarded 2019 MPCC Jack Colbert Memorial Award

October 3, 2019

Clare Tempany, MD, vice chair of Research in the Brigham's Department of Radiology, medical director of the Advanced Multi-modal Image-Guided Operating (AMIGO) Suite and the Ferenc A. Jolesz, MD, Professor of Radiology at Harvard Medical School, received the Massachusetts Prostate Cancer Coalition’s (MPCC) 2019 Jack Colbert Award. It is awarded periodically to a distinguished individual in the medical community who has significantly advanced the fight to conquer and cure prostate cancer through research and practice.

The award, presented to Tempany during a ceremony at the...

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Fennessy to Join Academy for Radiology and Biomedical Imaging Research's Council of Distinguished Investigators

August 13, 2019

Fiona Fennessy, MD, PhD, of the Department of Radiology, was named to the 2019 Council of Distinguished Investigators by The Academy for Radiology and Biomedical Imaging Research.

This honor recognizes individuals who have advanced the field of medical imaging. Recipients must meet strict criteria, including at least 25 peer-reviewed scientific research publications and at least six cumulative years of funding as the principal investigator of a major competitive extramural research grant. Fennessy will be inducted into the Academy Distinguished Investigator Council during a...

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45th Pendergrass Day Symposium at Penn Medicine

June 14, 2019
Clare M. C. Tempany, MD delivered  the 45th  Pendergrass Lecture at the Pendergrass Day Symposium at Penn Medicine in Philadelphia. Pendergrass Day marks its sapphire anniversary, celebrating 45 years of research and innovation. Dr. Stanley Baum started the tradition of the Pendergrass Symposium in 1976 wanting to mark the end of the academic year with a luminary speaker. The Department of Radiology has invited world-renowned speakers to... Read more about 45th Pendergrass Day Symposium at Penn Medicine
Radiology Research Symposium 2019

Radiology Research Symposium 2019

May 23, 2019

The BWH Department of Radiology held their 7th Annual Radiology Research Symposium on Thursday May 23, 2019 in the BWH Hale Building for Transformative Medicine. The conference was attended by 118 members of the Radiology department and showcased 47 posters representing the various facets of research in the department. Department Chair Giles Boland, MD provided the opening remarks in which he marveled at the number of countries and diverse backgrounds of the researchers in the department and the richness of science provided by such a wide spectrum of perspectives and initiatives....

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Dr. Ron Kikinis is a recipient of the 2019 A. Clifford Barger Excellence in Mentoring Award at Harvard Medical School

Dr. Ron Kikinis is a recipient of the 2019 A. Clifford Barger Excellence in Mentoring Award at Harvard Medical School

May 21, 2019

The Excellence in Mentoring Awards were established to recognize the value of quality mentoring relationships and the impact they have on professional development and career advancement in basic/clinical medicine, research, teaching, and administration. ...

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