Resident Accomplishments

Our residents success extends from the clinical expertise into research awards at international and national conferences as well prominent leadership positions.

Administrative Roles


Chief Residents:

  • Omar Khan (DR)
  • Stephanie Spann (DR)
  • Ryan Aronberg (IR)

Michigan Radiology Quality Collaborative

  • Chris Centonze
  • Eric Hu
  • Amber Liles
  • Andrew Zhang
  • Sean Woolen


House Officer Association, President: Elias Taxakis

House Officer Quality and Safety Committee

  • Casey Branach
  • Chris Centonze
  • Amber Liles
  • Molly Roseland
  • Sean Woolen

Healthcare Administration Scholars Program

  • Casey Branach
  • Ryne Dougherty
  • Sarah Moorman
  • Kyle Wilson


Michigan Radiological Society (MRS):

  • Gunjan Malhotra, President
  • David Smith, President Elect
  • Michael Hicks, Secretary
  • Christopher Tournade, Fundraising
  • Zachary Wilseck, Immediate Past President
  • Elias Taxakis, Fellow Liaison


RadioGraphics Peer Review Mentoring Program – John Millet (2018)

American Medical Association (AMA), Resident-Fellow Section Delegate on behalf of ACR – Gunjan Malhotra

Introduction to Academic Radiology -  Omar Khan (2017), Ryne Dougherty (2018), David Smith (2019)

AUR Radiology Resident Academic Leadership and Development Program: Amber Liles (2017), Molly Roseland (2018), Casey Branach (2019)

American Alliance of Academic Chief Residents (A3CR2):

  • Nishant Patel, Treasurer, (2016)
  • Mike Cline, Program Chair (2016)
  • Kim Shampain, Membership Chair (2016)
  • William Sherk, Treasurer (2017)
  • Yashesh Shah, Elections Committee Member (2018)
  • Alexandria Jo, Rules Committee Member (2018)

Radiology Leadership Institute Leadership Summit Scholarship - Nishant Patel (2015)

Society of Interventional Radiology (SIR) Resident Fellow Student Section (RFS) Chair Elect of the IR Residency Training Committee: Alexandria Jo (2015-Current) and was the Interim Chair of Clinical Education Committee for the same committee (2014-2015)

Awards and Grants


  • Chris Centonze - AUR Memorial Award - "Routine Chest Radiography for the Evaluation of Pneumothorax Following Bronchoscopy"
  • Jimmy Mahn - SIR RFS National Case Competition Winner


  • Everett Gu – Stanley Baum Best Poster Award – “Essential Diagnoses Using Musculoskeletal Ultrasound: Sonography Made Easy”, AUR
  • Rudra Pampati - Honorable Mention, AIMsymposium
  • Steven Han – Magna Cum Laude Award, RSNA


  • John Millet – Certificate of Merit, RSNA
  • Sean Woolen – Young Investigator Award, SCBT-MR


  • Elias Taxakis - Certificate of Merit, RSNA
  • Tania Rahman-Society of Abdominal Radiology Annual Scientific Meeting Travel Scholarship, SAR
  • Jordan Brown-Alexander R. Margulis Best Paper by a Trainee Award, SAR
  • Everett Gu-Cum Laude Award, SAR
  • Zeeshan Bhatti –Certificate of Merit, ARRS
  • Nishant Patel-Gold Merit Award, ACR


  • Zeeshan Bhatti- Gold Merit Award, ACR
  • John Millet-Cum Laude Award, RSNA
  • Zeeshaan Bhatti - Magna Cum Laude, STR
  • Andreea Moore-Suma Cum Laude Award, ASER
  • Andreea Moore-Novelline Award, ASER
  • Nishant Patel- Cum Laude Award, ASER
  • Ben Mervak-Hounsfield Award, SCBT-MR
  • Ben Mervak-Oral Presentation Award, ESUR



Haykal T, Osman M, Hicks M, Swaid B, Daher H, Sharma T, Madala S, Cranford J, Dawood T.Significance and Prognostic Value of Red Blood Cell Distribution as a Severity Index for Patients Diagnosed as Having Acute Pancreatitis. 2019 May/Jun;48(5):e42-e43

Khan O, Shankar PR, Parikh AD, Cohan RH, Keshavarzi N, Khalatbari S, Saad RJ, Davenport MS. Radiographic stool quantification: an equivalence study of 484 symptomatic and asymptomatic subjects. Abdom Radiol (NY). 2019 Mar;44(3):821-827

LiMarzi GM, Khan O, Shah Y, Yablon CM. Imaging Manifestations of Ankle Impingement Syndromes. Radiol Clin North Am. 2018 Nov;56(6):893-916

Centonze CP, Davenport MS, White ES, Kazerooni EA. Routine Chest Radiography for the Evaluation of Pneumothorax Following Bronchoscopy. Acad Radiol. 2019 May;26(5):585-590

Gaetke-Udager K, Brown RKJ, Centonze CP, Hu EM, Liles AL, Woolen SA, Zhang A, Davenport MS. Advanced Quality Training in Radiology: Inaugural Report of a 2-Year Program. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 2019 Mar 5:1-9.

Centonze CP, Davenport MS, Wu AH, Kazerooni EA. Routine Postprocedure Chest Radiography Is Not Warranted After Right-Heart Catheterization. J Am Coll Radiol. 2019 Jan;16(1):45-49.

Kaiser A, Davenport MS, Frey KA, Greenspan B, Brown RKJ. Management of Diabetes Mellitus Before 18F-Fluorodeoxyglucose PET/CT: A Nationwide Patient-Centered Assessment of Approaches to Examination Preparation. J Am Coll Radiol. 2019 Jun;16(6):804-809.

Moorman SEH, Shankar PR, Davenport MS. My First Quality Improvement Project. J Am Coll Radiol. 2019 Jul;16(7):980-982.

Morris G, Jacobson JA, Kalume Brigido M, Gaetke-Udager K, Yablon CM, Dong Q. Ultrasound Features of Palmar Fibromatosis or Dupuytren Contracture. J Ultrasound Med. 2019 Feb;38(2):387-392.

Roseland ME, Kazerooni EA, Bailey JE, Luker GD, Cohan RH, Davenport MS. Needs Assessment Using a Structured Prioritization Schema: An Open Letter to PACS Vendors. J Am Coll Radiol. 2019 Feb;16(2):170-177.

Zhang A, Jo A, Grajewski K, Kim J. Characteristic Cerebrovascular Findings Associated with ACTA2 Gene Mutations. Can J Neurol Sci. 2019 May;46(3):342-343.

Zhang A, Lobo R, Rivas-Rodriguez F, Srinivasan A. Peripatetic carotid artery simulating a carotid dissection on catheter angiography and CT angiography: a case report. Clin Imaging. 2019 Jul - Aug;56:73-76.

Zhang A, Falkowski AL, Jacobson JA, Kim SM, Koh SH, Gaetke-Udager K. Sonography of Wrist Ganglion Cysts: Which Location Is Most Common? J Ultrasound Med. 2019 Aug;38(8):2155-2160.

DuBois B, Mobley D, Chick JFB, Srinivasa RN, Wilcox C, Weintraub J. Efficacy and safety of partial splenic embolization for hypersplenism in pre- and post-liver transplant patients: A 16-year comparative analysis. Clin Imaging. 2019 Mar - Apr;54:71-77.

Srinivasa RN, Pampati R, Patel N, Srinivasa RN, Hage AN, Chick JFB. Interventional Radiology-Operated Endoscopy: Indications, Implementation, and Innovation. Semin Intervent Radiol. 2018 Dec;35(5):477-485.

Patel N, Chick JFB, Gemmete J, Pampati R, Johnson E, Srinivasa R. Interventional radiology-operated endoscopy using the LithoVue disposable endoscope: Approach, technical success, clinical outcomes, and complications. Indian J Radiol Imaging. 2018 Jul-Sep;28(3):350-353.

Bundy JJ, Srinivasa RN, Pampati R, Gemmete JJ, Chick JFB. Regarding "An institution-wide algorithm for direct-stick embolization of peripheral venous malformations". J Vasc Surg Venous Lymphat Disord. 2018 Sep;6(5):677.


Bhatti ZS, Brown RKJ, Kazerooni EA, Davenport MS. Communicating radiology test results: Are our phone calls excessive, just right, or not enough? Academic Radiology 2018; 25(3): 365-371.

Hu EM, Ellis JH, Davenport MS, et al. Expanding the Definition of a Benign Renal Cyst on Contrast-enhanced CT: Can Incidental Homogeneous Renal Masses Measuring 21-39 HU be Safely Ignored? Academic Radiology 2018 Feb;25(2):209-212. doi: 10.101

Hussain JW, Srinivasa RA, Hage AN, Pampati R, Chick JFB. April 2018. Bringing SASI back: Single session selective arterials secretin injection and transarterial embolization of intrahepatic pancreatic neuroendocrine metastasis in a MEN-1 Patient. Radiology Case Reports 13(2):333-335. 

Neal CH, Rahman WT, Joe AI, Pinsky RW, Noroozian M, Helvie MA. Harms of Restrictive Risk-Based Mammographic Breast Cancer Screening. American Journal of Roentgenology. 2018; 210:1–7.

Centonze CP, Davenport MS, Wu AH, Kazerooni EA. Routine Postprocedure Chest Radiography Is Not Warranted After Right-Heart Catheterization. Journal of the American College of Radiology.


Shah Y, Bass L, Davison G, Seigler N, Pollack JS, Thomas J, Harris RA. BH4 improves postprandial endothelial function after a high-fat meal in men and postmenopausal women. Menopause. 24(5):555-562, 2017. (DOI:10.1097).  

Wilseck, Z., Savastano, L., Griauzde, J., Chaudhary, N., Wilkerson, D., Pandey, A., Sakandan, S., Gemmete, J.. Delayed Extrusion of Embolic Coils into the Airway after Embolization of an External Carotid Artery Pseudoaneurysm. Journal of NeuroInterventional Surgery. BMJ Case Rep 2017. doi:10.1136/bcr-2017-013178.


Moore AG, Gomez-Hassan D, Quint DJ, Garton HJL, Maher CO, Srinivasan A. Interobserver variation in cerebellar tonsillar tip localization: Comparison of three different osseous landmarks on MRI.J Comput Assist Tomogr.2016;40(1):34-8.

Brown JM,Yablon CM, Morag Y,Brandon CJ, Jacobson JA. Ultrasound of the Peripheral Nerves of the Upper Extremity: A Landmark Approach. Radiographics 2016, 36: 452-463.

Rahman WT, Davenport MS, Parikh N, Hussain HK. Reinterpretation of Abdomen MRI in Cirrhosis: Is the Organ Procurement and Transplantation Network Mandate Necessary? American Journal of Roentgenology. 2016;207: 782-788. 10.2214/AJR.16.16209

Millet JD, Brown RK, Levi B, Kraft C, Jacobson JA, Gross MD, Wong K. Frostbite: The Spectrum of Imaging Findings and Guidance of Patient Management. RadioGraphics 2016 Nov-Dec;36(7):2154-2169. Epub 2016 Aug 5.


Mervak BM, Davenport MS, Ellis JH, Cohan RH. Breakthrough reaction rates in high-risk inpatients premedicated before contrast-enhanced CT. American Journal of Roentgenology. 2015 Jul; 205(2): 77-84. PMID: 26102383

Griauzde J, Gemmete JJ, Farley F. Successful treatment of a Grade 3 Musculoskeletal Tumor Society Aneurysmal Bone Cyst with Glue Embolization and Percutaneous Cryoablation. Journal of Vascular and Interventional Radiology. 2015 June; 26(6):905-9.

Parikh KR, Hammer MR, Kraft KH, Ivančić V, Smith EA, Dillman JR. Pediatric ureteropelvic junction obstruction: can magnetic resonance urography identify crossing vessels? Pediatr Radiol 2015; 45(12): 1788-95.


Glazer DI, Maturen KE, Kaza RK, et al. Adrenal incidentaloma triage with single-source (fast-kilovoltage switch) dual-energy CT. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 2014;203(2):329-335. doi: 10.2214/AJR.13.11811 [doi].

Stein E, Mueller GC, Sundaram B. Thoracic aorta (multidetector computed tomography and magnetic resonance evaluation). Radiol Clin North Am. 2014;52(1):195-217. doi: 10.1016/j.rcl.2013.08.002 [doi].

McKnight CD, Watcharotone K, Ibrahim M, Christodoulou E, Baer AH, Parmar HA. Adaptive statistical iterative reconstruction: Reducing dose while preserving image quality in the pediatric head CT examination. Pediatr Radiol. 2014;44(8):997-1003. doi: 10.1007/s00247-014-2943-y [doi].


Patel J, Davenport MS, Cohan RH, Caoili EM. Can established CT attenuation and washout criteria for adrenal adenoma accurately exclude pheochromocytoma?. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 2013;201(1):122-127. doi: 10.2214/AJR.12.9620 [doi].

Leschied JR, Knoepp US, Hoff CN, et al. Emergency radiology elective improves second-year medical students' perceived confidence and knowledge of appropriate imaging utilization. Acad Radiol. 2013;20(9):1168-1176. doi: 10.1016/j.acra.2013.05.011 [doi].

Somashekar DK, Davenport MS, Cohan RH, Dillman JR, Ellis JH. Effect of intravenous low-osmolality iodinated contrast media on patients with myasthenia gravis. Radiology. 2013;267(3):727-734. doi: 10.1148/radiol.12121508 [doi].