Philadelphia University + Thomas Jefferson University

Conference Faculty

Leading Edge Program Director

Levon N. Nazarian, MD
Professor of Radiology
Thomas Jefferson University Hospital


Co-Directors

George Berdejo, BA, RVT, FSVU
Director, Vascular Ultrasound Outpatient Services
White Plains Hospital Center

Flemming Forsberg, PhD
Professor
Thomas Jefferson University Hospital

Frederick W. Kremkau, PhD
Professor & Director
Wake Forest University College of Medicine

Mani Montazemi, RDMS
Director of Ultrasound Research and Education
Baylor College of Medicine

Laurence Needleman, MD
Associate Professor of Radiology
Thomas Jefferson University Hospital

Annina N. Wilkes, MD
Clinical Assistant Professor of Radiology
Thomas Jefferson University Hospital

Leading Edge Faculty

Reem Abu-Rustum, MD, FACOG, FACS, FAIUM
Associate Professor
Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology
University of Florida College of Medicine

Phillip J.Bendick, PhD
Vascular Sonography Education

J. Antonio Bouffard, MD
Senior Staff
Department of Orthopaedic Surgery and Sports Medicine
Detroit Medical Center

Wui Kheong Chong, MD
Associate Professor of Radiology
The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center

Jaydev Dave, PhD, DABR, MS
Associate Professor of Radiology
Thomas Jefferson University Hospital

Ryne Didier, MD
Assistant Professor of Radiology
Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia
Perelman School of Medicine
University of Pennsylvania

John Eisenbrey, PhD
Radiology Research Assistant Professor
Thomas Jefferson University Hospital

Traci Fox, EdD, RT(R), RDMS, RVT
Associate Professor
Thomas Jefferson University

Ethan Halpern, MD
Professor of Radiology, Urology and Medicine
Thomas Jefferson University Hospital

Mindy M. Horrow, MD, FACR, FSRU, FAIUM
Vice Chair of Radiology
Einstein Medical Center
Professor of Radiology
Sidney Kimmel Medical Center

Joseph P. Hughes, RVT, RVS, FSVU
President
Society for Vascular Ultrasound

Ann Marie Kupinski, PhD, RVT
Clinical Professor of Radiology
Albany Medical College

Suzanne Long, MD
Assistant Professor of Radiology
Thomas Jefferson University Hospital

Lauren Lown, BS, RDMS, RVT, RMSK
Clinical Instructor
Thomas Jefferson University Hospital

Andrej Lyshchik, MD, PhD
Assistant Professor of Radiology
Thomas Jefferson University Hospital

Priscilla Machado, MD
Project Manager
Thomas Jefferson University Hospital

Joan Mastrobattista, MD
Professor of Obstetrics & Gynecology
Baylor College of Medicine
Ultrasound Clinic Chief
Texas Children’s Hospital Pavilion for Women

Christopher R.B. Merritt, MD
Professor of Radiology, Retired
Thomas Jefferson University Hospital

Kibo Nam, PhD
Assistant Professor
Thomas Jefferson University Hospital

Cynthia Rapp, BS, RDMS, FAIUM, FSDMS
National Sales Clinical Manager
Canon Medical Systems USA, Inc.

Nandkumar Rawool, MD, RDMS
Associate Professor and Program Director Sonography Program
Thomas Jefferson University

Alexander Sevrukov, MD
Assistant Professor of Radiology
Associate Director for Clinical Operations, Division of Breast Imaging
Department of Radiology
Thomas Jefferson University Hospital

James M. Shwayder, M.D., J.D.
President and CEO
Shwayder Consulting, LLC

Maria Stanczak, MS, RDMS, RVT, RT(M)
Vascular Clinical Coordinator
Jefferson College of Health Professions
Thomas Jefferson University

Todd P. Stitik, MD
Professor of PM&R
Rutgers
New Jersey Medical School

Sharlene Teefey, MD
Professor of Radiology
Mallinckrodt Institute of Radiology
Washington University

Patrick Washko, BSRT, RDMS, RVT, FSVU
Technical Director
UNC Rex Healthcare
North Carolina Heart and Vascular Hospital
Peripheral Vascular Laboratory

Corrine Wessner, BS, RDMS
Research Sonographer
Thomas Jefferson University Hospital

Thomas Winter III, MD
Professor of Radiology and Imaging Sciences
Adjunct Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology
Director of Abdominal Imaging
University of Utah

Lisa Zorn, MD
Assistant Professor of Radiology
Thomas Jefferson University Hospital