Brittany Dashevsky, MD

Clinical Fellow


06/2017 - Diagnostic Radiology Residency, University of Chicago Medicine
06/2015 - Diagnostic Radiology Residency, Weill Cornell Medicine
06/2013 - Internship, Internal Medicine, Maimonides Medical Center
MD, 05/2012 - Medicine, Albert Einstein College of Medicine
DPhil, 09/2008 - Physiology, University of Oxford

Honors and Awards

Research Scholar Award, Association of University Radiologists, 2016
Roentgen Resident Award, Radiological Society of North America, 2016
Lasky Foundation Breast Cancer Fund Resident Award, Chicago Radiological Society, 2015-2016
Hodges Radiological Society Grant, University of Chicago, 2015
MSTAR summer research award, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, American Federation of Aging, 2010
Paul F. Cranefield Award, Society of General Physiologists, 2007
Biophysical Society Student Travel Award, Biophysical Society, 2006
Gustav Born Science Scholar, University of Oxford, St.Peter's College, 2005-2006
Wellcome Trust Studentship, University of Oxford, Oxford Ion Channel and Disease Initiative, 2005-2008
Howard Hughes Summer Research Award, Brandeis University, 2004
Howard Hughes Summer Research Award, Brandeis University, 2003


Veeraraghavan H, Dashevsky BZ, Onishi N, Sadinski M, Morris E, Deasy JO, Sutton EJ. Appearance Constrained Semi-Automatic Segmentation from DCE-MRI is Reproducible and Feasible for Breast Cancer Radiomics: A Feasibility Study. Sci Rep. 2018 Mar 19; 8(1):4838.
Dashevsky BZ, Oh JH, Apte AP, Bernard-Davila B, Morris EA, Deasy JO, Sutton EJ. MRI features predictive of negative surgical margins in patients with HER2 overexpressing breast cancer undergoing breast conservation. Sci Rep. 2018 Jan 10; 8(1):315.
Dashevsky BZ, Altman A, Abe H, Jaskowiak N, Bao J, Schacht DV, Sheth D, Kulkarni K. Lymph node wire localization post-chemotherapy: Towards improving the false negative sentinel lymph node biopsy rate in breast cancer patients. Clin Imaging. 2018 Mar - Apr; 48:69-73.
Dashevsky BZ, Bercu ZL, Bhosale PR, Burton KR, Chatterjee AR, Frigini LAR, Heacock L, Herskovits EH, Lee JT, Subhas N, Wasnik AP, Gyftopoulos S. Multicenter Research Studies in Radiology. Acad Radiol. 2018 Jan; 25(1):18-25.
Magee AL, Dashevsky BZ, Jahangir K, Kulkarni K. Incidental focal uptake in the breast and axilla on FDG PET: Clinical considerations and differential diagnosis. Clin Imaging. 2017 Sep - Oct; 45:96-104.
Sutton EJ, Dashevsky BZ, Oh JH, Veeraraghavan H, Apte AP, Thakur SB, Morris EA, Deasy JO. Breast cancer molecular subtype classifier that incorporates MRI features. J Magn Reson Imaging. 2016 07; 44(1):122-9.
Dashevsky BZ, D'Alfonso T, Sutton EJ, Giambrone A, Aronowitz E, Morris EA, Juluru K, Ballon DJ. The Potential of High Resolution Magnetic Resonance Microscopy in the Pathologic Analysis of Resected Breast and Lymph Tissue. Sci Rep. 2015 Dec 07; 5:17435.
Dashevsky BZ, Charnoff-Katz K, Shin SJ, Babagbemi K, Rosenblatt R. A case of primary breast angiosarcoma. Radiol Case Rep. 2013; 8(3):741.
Hogan MP, Goldman DA, Dashevsky B, Riedl CC, Gönen M, Osborne JR, Jochelson M, Hudis C, Morrow M, Ulaner GA. Comparison of 18F-FDG PET/CT for Systemic Staging of Newly Diagnosed Invasive Lobular Carcinoma Versus Invasive Ductal Carcinoma. J Nucl Med. 2015 Nov; 56(11):1674-80.
Dashevsky B, Gorovoy M, Weadock WJ, Juluru K. Radiology Teaching Files: an Assessment of Their Role and Desired Features Based on a National Survey. J Digit Imaging. 2015 Aug; 28(4):389-98.
Dashevsky BZ, Goldman DA, Parsons M, Gönen M, Corben AD, Jochelson MS, Hudis CA, Morrow M, Ulaner GA. Appearance of untreated bone metastases from breast cancer on FDG PET/CT: importance of histologic subtype. Eur J Nucl Med Mol Imaging. 2015 Oct; 42(11):1666-1673.
Sutton EJ, Oh JH, Dashevsky BZ, Veeraraghavan H, Apte AP, Thakur SB, Deasy JO, Morris EA. Breast cancer subtype intertumor heterogeneity: MRI-based features predict results of a genomic assay. J Magn Reson Imaging. 2015 Nov; 42(5):1398-406.
Arleo EK, Reichman M, Dashevsky BZ, Babagbemi K, Drotman M. Breast cancer in women in their thirties (2007-2013): a retrospective review. Breast Dis. 2015; 35(2):87-93.
Arleo EK, Dashevsky BZ, Reichman M, Babagbemi K, Drotman M, Rosenblatt R. Screening mammography for women in their 40s: a retrospective study of the potential impact of the U.S. Preventive Service Task Force's 2009 breast cancer screening recommendations. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 2013 Dec; 201(6):1401-6.
Shimomura K, Flanagan SE, Zadek B, Lethby M, Zubcevic L, Girard CA, Petz O, Mannikko R, Kapoor RR, Hussain K, Skae M, Clayton P, Hattersley A, Ellard S, Ashcroft FM. Adjacent mutations in the gating loop of Kir6.2 produce neonatal diabetes and hyperinsulinism. EMBO Mol Med. 2009 Jun; 1(3):166-77.
Tammaro P, Flanagan SE, Zadek B, Srinivasan S, Woodhead H, Hameed S, Klimes I, Hattersley AT, Ellard S, Ashcroft FM. A Kir6.2 mutation causing severe functional effects in vitro produces neonatal diabetes without the expected neurological complications. Diabetologia. 2008 May; 51(5):802-10.
Jaroslawski S, Zadek B, Ashcroft F, Vénien-Bryan C, Scheuring S. Direct visualization of KirBac3.1 potassium channel gating by atomic force microscopy. J Mol Biol. 2007 Nov 23; 374(2):500-5.
Zadek B, Nimigean CM. Calcium-dependent gating of MthK, a prokaryotic potassium channel. J Gen Physiol. 2006 Jun; 127(6):673-85.
Mikhailov MV, Campbell JD, de Wet H, Shimomura K, Zadek B, Collins RF, Sansom MS, Ford RC, Ashcroft FM. 3-D structural and functional characterization of the purified KATP channel complex Kir6.2-SUR1. EMBO J. 2005 Dec 07; 24(23):4166-75.