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Bruce J. Hillman, MD

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Professor of Radiology and Public Health Sciences
The University of Virginia
Author, "The Sorcerer's Apprentice:  How Medical Imaging is Changing Health Care"

Dr. Hillman is the Theodore E. Keats Professor of Radiology and Public Health Sciences at the University of Virginia, the Chief Scientific Officer of the imaging contract research organization ACR Image Metrix, and founding Editor of the Journal of the American College of Radiology (2003-present).  During 1999-2007, he was the founding PI and Chair of the American College of Radiology Imaging Network (ACRIN), an NCI-funded clinical trials cooperative group that conducted more than 30 multi-center studies of imaging and cancer under his leadership, including major screening trials that have altered care. He formerly was Editor-in-Chief of both Investigative Radiology and Academic Radiology.

Dr. Hillman was educated at Princeton University (BA '69) and the University of Rochester (MD '73). He received his radiology training at the Peter Bent Brigham Hospital. He trained in health services research and policy at the RAND Corporation as a Pew Fellow during 1984-5. Since that time, his principal research interests have focused on health services research and policy and clinical trials. Dr. Hillman has published more than 175 peer-reviewed journal articles and nearly 200 book chapters, review articles, editorials, and texts. He has delivered over 40 honorary lectures among his more than 350 invited presentations. 

His book with Jeff Goldsmith, The Sorcerer’s Apprentice: How Medical Imaging is Changing Health Care, was published by Oxford University Press in 2010.

 

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