About AIRP®

The mission of the ACR Institute for Radiologic Pathology (AIRP) is to advance the science of radiology for radiology residents, fellows, practicing radiologists and other physicians through a pathophysiologic understanding of disease as the basis for radiologic interpretation.

The AIRP, a program of the American College of Radiology® (ACR®), provides a unique radiology training experience for residents and fellows. The AIRP four-week Radiologic Pathology Correlation Course offers excellent training for radiology residents, fellows and practicing radiologists from around the world:

  • Comprehensive review of radiologic imaging offered five times per year.
  • Radiologic presentation of a broad range of diseases and their pathological basis from all organ systems and imaging modalities.
  • Expert faculty from some of the most prestigious radiology programs in the U.S.
  • Access to temporary housing opportunities throughout the Washington, DC, area.

In-person courses are held at the AFI Silver Theatre and Cultural Center in Silver Spring, MD, a 32,000 square-foot state-of-the-art facility with more than 400 theater-style seats. This newly renovated venue features:

  • High-definition, digital cinema video projection.
  • Easy access to temporary housing throughout the Washington, DC, area.
  • Close access to metro with ample parking nearby.

Faculty

Mark W. Anderson, MD

Musculoskeletal Imaging

Kristen A. Atkins, MD

Breast Imaging

Omer A. Awan, MD, MPH, CIIP

Musculoskeletal Imaging

Rama S. Ayyala, MD

Pediatric Imaging

David M. Biko, MD

Chief of Pediatric Imaging

Dorothy I. Bulas, MD, FACR, FAAP

Pediatric Imaging

Ellen M. Chung, MD

Associate Chief of Pediatric Imaging

Vasken Dilsizian, MD

Cardiothoracic Imaging
Nuclear Imaging

Julie Carolyn Fanburg-Smith, MD

Musculoskeletal Imaging

Darlene M. Fink-Bennett, MD

Nuclear Imaging

Donald J. Flemming, MD, FACR

Musculoskeletal Imaging

Aletta A. Frazier, MD

Chief of Cardiothoracic Imaging

Jennifer A. Harvey, MD, FACR

Chief of Breast Imaging

Vincent B. Ho, MD

Cardiothoracic Imaging

Rydhwana Hossain, MD

Cardiothoracic Imaging

Christopher H. Hunt, MD

Neuroradiology

Jon A. Jacobson, MD

Musculoskeletal Imaging

Jean Jeudy, MD

Cardiothoracic Imaging

Reena C. Jha, MD

Gastrointestinal Imaging

Asef B. Khwaja, MD, MBA

Pediatric Imaging

Seth J. Kligerman, MD

Cardiothoracic Imaging

Kelly K. Koeller, MD, FACR

Chief of Neuroradiology

Cherie M. Kuzmiak, DO, FACR, FSBI

Breast Imaging

Barton F. Lane, MD

Gastrointestinal Imaging

Grant E. Lattin Jr., MD, Lt Col, USAF, MC

Genitourinary Imaging

John P. Lichtenberger III, MD

Associate Chief of Cardiothoracic Imaging

Maria A. Manning, MD

AIRP Associate Physician-in-Chief
Chief of Gastrointestinal Imaging

Jamie Marko, MD

Chief of Genitourinary Imaging

Matthew A. Morgan, MD

Gastrointestinal Imaging

William B. Morrison, MD

Musculoskeletal Imaging

Mark D. Murphey, MD, FACR

AIRP Physician-in-Chief
Chief of Musculoskeletal Imaging

Jennifer E. Nathan, MD

Neuroradiology

Brandi T. Nicholson, MD, FSBI

Breast Imaging

Mini V. Pakkal, MBBS, MD, FRCR

Cardiothoracic Imaging

C. Douglas Phillips, MD, FACR

Neuroradiology

Thomas Lee Pope Jr., MD, FACR

Musculoskeletal Imaging

Charles S. Resnik, MD

Musculoskeletal Imaging

Deborah J. Rubens, MD

Gastrointestinal Imaging
Genitourinary Imaging

Francis J. Scholz, MD, FACR, FACG

Gastrointestinal Imaging

Jason W. Schroeder, MD, CAPT, MC, USN

Neuroradiology

Aarti K. Sekhar, MD

Gastrointestinal Imaging

Laureen M. Sena, MD

Pediatric Imaging

Rosita M. Shah, MD

Cardiothoracic Imaging

Deborah R. Shatzkes, MD

Neuroradiology

Robert Y. Shih, MD, LTC, MC, USA

Associate Chief of Neuroradiology

Marilyn J. Siegel, MD, FACR

Pediatric Imaging

James G. Smirniotopoulos, MD

Neuroradiology

Diane C. Strollo, MD, FACR

Cardiothoracic Imaging

Myles T. Taffel, MD

Gastrointestinal Imaging
Genitourinary Imaging

Baris Turkbey, MD, FSAR

Genitourinary Imaging

Gilbert Vezina, MD, FACR

Pediatric Imaging

Jade J. Wong-You-Cheong, MD

Genitourinary Imaging

Robert K. Zeman, MD, FACR

Gastrointestinal Imaging