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Radiology and Imaging Sciences

Advancing health care with innovation and excellence

The Department of Radiology and Imaging Sciences at Indiana University School of Medicine continues to strengthen the education, research and clinical programs it offers while fortifying the alignment between the IU School of Medicine and IU Health/ IU Health Physicians. The department is expanding research infrastructure, training the next generation of health care providers, and recruiting new talent to improve population health in Indiana and beyond.

As part of the department’s core areas of focus, the radiology teaching faculty are applying new imaging techniques and technologies as well as minimally invasive image-guided procedures to improve health care delivery with a strong focus on quality, safety and outcomes. 

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The Department of Radiology and Imaging Sciences offers MD coursework, as well as residency and fellowship programs for specialized training.
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As radiology takes place in nearly every avenue of medicine, the Department of Radiology and Imaging Sciences collaborates with other departments to improve patient care and advance clinical diagnostics.
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Clinical Care

Using state-of-the-art radiology equipment and techniques, radiology and imaging experts work to provide diagnosis and treatment, enhancing clinical care for complex conditions.
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13 Open Residency Positions Each Year
17 Open Fellowship Positions Each Year
120 Radiology Teaching Faculty
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Vasantha D. Aaron, MD

Assistant Professor of Clinical Radiology & Imaging Sciences

Aaron works to discover advances in fusion imaging and radionuclide therapies while also serving as medical director of radiology at the IU Health Academic Health Center and co-sponsor of the Women in Radiology group.

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Temel Tirkes, MD

Associate Professor of Radiology & Imaging Sciences

Tirkes collaborates with urologists to offer MRI-guided transurethral ultrasound therapy for prostate ablation in patients with localized prostate cancer.

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Train with World-Renowned Experts

The Department of Radiology and Imaging Sciences is home to physicians who are respected throughout the world, including Kumar Sandrasegaran, who works on the forefront of liver and pancreas research; Dean D.T. Maglinte, a lifetime of knowledge and decades of experience in fluoroscopy and enteroclysis; Matthew Johnson, who is focused on exploring the boundaries of interventional radiology and liver cancer treatment; Richard Gunderman, a prolific writer and leader in the field of education and professional ethics; and Boaz Karmazyn, a leading pediatric radiology researcher at Riley Hospital for Children, highly respected in his field.

Diversity and Inclusion

IU School of Medicine is dedicated to supporting an inclusive and diverse experience for all faculty, trainees and staff. The Department of Radiology and Imaging Sciences works to bring together individuals with different perspectives to provide an educational and training experience as unique as it is competitive. With the support of the department chair, the department’s Diversity and Inclusiveness Committee is committed to recruiting faculty, residents and fellows from varying backgrounds.

Diversity and Inclusion at IU School of Medicine

Women in Radiology

Graduate Medical Education Programs

The Department of Radiology and Imaging Sciences offers residency and fellowship programs in a wide range of subspecialty areas, including neuroradiology, breast radiology, abdominal radiology, chest radiology, musculoskeletal radiology, interventional radiology, nuclear medicine and pediatric radiology.

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