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Catherine J. Wei, MD PhD

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Education

Medical:  Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA
MD, PhD, Pharmacology

Undergraduate:  Cornell University, Ithaca, NY
BS, Summa Cum Laude, Biological Sciences, Concentration in Neurobiology and Behavior
Distinction in Research

Sub-Specialties

Post-Graduate Training

Fellowship: Breast Imaging, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA

Residency: Diagnostic Radiology, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, MA

Internship: Transitional Year, Bassett Medical Center/Columbia University, Cooperstown, NY

Other Experience

 Senior Teaching Faculty, Harvard Medical School Core Clerkship in Radiology, 2015-2018

Clinical Fellow in Radiology, Harvard Medical School, 2014-2019

Radiology Research Fellow Intern, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, 2018-

Professional Practice

Radiologist, Radiology Associates of Ridgewood, Waldwick, NJ

Radiologist, The Valley Hospital, Ridgewood, NJ

Certification And Licensure

Board-Eligible, American Board of Radiology

New Jersey Medical License

Massachusetts Medical License

Professional Societies

American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS)

American Medical Association (AMA)

American Roentgen Ray Society (ARRS)

Massachusetts Medical Society (MMS)

New England Roentgen Ray Society (NERRS)

Radiological Society of North America (RSNA)

Society of Breast Imaging (SBI)

Selected Awards

ARRS Cum Laude Award, 2019

RSNA Roentgen Trainee Research Award, 2018

ARRS Certificate of Merit, 2018

RSNA Travel Award, 2017

RSNA/AUR/ARRS Introduction to Academic Radiology Program, 2015

Association of Pathology Chairs Honor Society, 2006

M.D./Ph.D. Dean’s Fellowship, 2004-2013

Merrill Presidential Scholar, 2004

Cornell University Commencement College Degree Marshal, 2004

Grant Funding

Radiological Society of North America (RSNA) Resident Research Grant:

Principal Investigator, Comparing restriction spectrum imaging (RSI) to conventional and abbreviated breast MRI for breast cancer screening

Massachusetts General Hospital Ralph Schlaeger Research Fellowship:

Principal Investigator, Synthetic two-dimensional mammography with tomosynthesis for breast cancer screening

Oral Presentations

Utility of CT and Barium Swallow for Suspected Esophageal Perforation in the Emergency Department / Emergency/General Radiology Power Hour, ARRS 2018 Annual Meeting, Washington D.C.

Selected Publications And Abstracts

Franconeri A, Boos J, Fang J, Shenoy-Bhangle A, Perillo M, Wei CJ,Garrett L, Esselen K, Fong L, Brook OR. Adnexal mass staging CT with a disease-specific structured report compared to simple structured report. Eur Radiol. 2019 Sep; 29(9):4851-4860. PMID: 30820722.

Wei CJ, Phillips J, Slanetz PJ, Karimova EJ, Mehta TS, Fishman MDC, Dialani V (2019) Impact of using a breast MRI reporting algorithm on lesion classification and management. ARRS Annual Meeting, Honolulu, HI. Scientific Exhibit E2124.

Wei CJ, Slanetz PJ, Phillips J, Fishman MDC, Lotfi P, Dialani V (2019) Managing architectural distortion on mammography based on MR enhancement. ARRS Annual Meeting, Honolulu, HI. Scientific Exhibit E2168 (ARRS Certificate of Merit Award).

Wei CJ, Levenson RB, Lee KS (2018) Utility of CT and barium swallow for suspected esophageal perforation in the emergency setting. ARRS Annual Meeting, Washington, D.C. Scientific Exhibit E3141 (ARRS Cum Laude Award).

Wei C, Sun M, Pincus J. RAD-PATH Dx: GI Case #8-45-year-old female with fever, abdominal pain, nausea and vomiting. RAD-PATH Dx. American College of Radiology Website. http://www.acr.org/Education/e-Learning/RADPATH-Dx. August 2017.

Wei CJ, Phillips J, Slanetz PJ, Mehta TJ, Fishman M, Karimova EJ, Raj S, Brook A, Dialani V (2017) Are MRI Features of Estrogen Receptor-Positive Invasive Breast Cancers Predictive of Oncotype DX Recurrence Scores? Radiological Society of North America Annual Meeting, Chicago, IL. Scientific Poster BR263-SD-THA5 (Travel Award).