Sidney Kimmel Medical College
Department of Radiology

Jefferson Ultrasound Radiology Education Institute

The Jefferson Ultrasound Radiology Education Institute (JUREI) is dedicated to advancing research and education activities in the field of diagnostic ultrasound on a national and international level, in keeping with the University's increased emphasis on global involvement. 



Along with patient care and education, imaging research constitutes an integral component of the mission of the Department of Radiology.  Collaborative translational research projects, including both clinicians and non-clinician scientists, are encouraged to advance the science of medical imaging. 



Vijay Rao, MD, FACR

David C. Levin Professor Chair Department of Radiology


Department of Radiology Leadership

Dr. Rao collaborates with seven Vice Chairs in Center City, South and Northeast Philadelphia, and New Jersey to direct the mission of the Department of Radiology.