T. Hans Newton Lecture: 'The Future Role of Humans and Computers in Medical Diagnostics'

Date

October 25, 2017

Type

Lecture

Time Duration

5:00pm-6:30pm

Notes

5-5:30pm Refreshments
Videoconference to: ZSFG - Minagi Library; Mission Bay Hospital C-1719

Speakers

R. Nick Bryan, MD, PhD
Director of Diagnostics
Dell Medical School | The University of Texas at Austin

R. Nick Bryan, M.D. is the director of diagnostics for the Dell Medical School at The University of Texas at Austin. He will oversee diagnostic activities for Dell Medical School, encompassing the traditional departments of radiology, pathology and laboratory medicine. Doing so will merge key components of diagnostic examinations that determine the health status of patients. Dell Med’s innovative approach will help ensure that these skills are taught and used in a more integrated way.  

Bryan comes to Austin from the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, where he served as Eugene P. Pendergrass Professor and Chair of Radiology. A nationally known leader, thinker and innovator in the field, he also is past president of the Radiological Society of North America, the American Society of Neuroradiology, and the American Society of Head and Neck Radiology.

Bryan previously served at the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, where he was professor of radiology and neurosurgery, director of the Neuroradiology Division and vice chairman of the Department of Radiology. He spent much of his childhood in Texas and earned degrees at the University of Texas Medical Branch in Galveston. He previously was director of neuroradiology at Methodist Hospital in Houston and professor of radiology at Baylor College of Medicin