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SUNY Downstate Medical Center

Department of Radiology

Faculty and Staff

Deborah L. Reede, MD – Chair of Radiology

Professor of Radiology

Tel: (718) 270-1603
Fax: (718) 270-2667
e-mail: deborah.reede@downstate.edu

Deborah L. Reede, MD, was appointed professor and chair of the Department of Radiology in July, 2013. Dr. Reede has been a member of SUNY Downstate's faculty since 1988. Most recently, Dr. Reede served as chair of the Department of Radiology at LICH and director of the radiology residency program.

Dr. Reede received her MD degree from SUNY Upstate Medical University. Her post-graduate training in radiology took place at SUNY Upstate and New York University Medical Center, where she completed her residency and did a fellowship in head and neck radiology.

Dr. Reede is a leading expert in head and neck radiology. She served as president of the American Society of Head and Neck Radiology in 1997-1998, and, in 2012, received the organization's highest honor, the Gold Medal Award.

Rhonda Osborne, MD – Residency Program Director

Radiology
Assistant Professor

Tel: (718) 245-2682
Fax: (718) 270-2667
e-mail: rhonda.osborne@downstate.edu

Dr. Rhonda Osborne received her MD degree from SUNY Downstate Medical center in 1986 and her postgraduate training in Radiology from Harlem Hospital Center. At Harlem Hospital, she completed her residency and served as chief resident. She followed with a fellowship in cross-sectional imaging at Bronx Municipal Hospital Center where she specialized in Ultrasound.

In November 2013, Dr. Osborne was appointed to the position of Radiology Residency Program Director at SUNY Downstate Medical Center. Prior to this, she served as the Chief of the Ultrasound Division at Long Island College Hospital from 1992 to 2013, and the Associate Program Director of the Radiology Residency Program from 2005 to 2013. She has been a member of the SUNY Downstate faculty since 1992.

Craig Linden, MD – Vice Chair of Education


Assistant Professor

Tel: (718) 270-7212
Fax: (718) 270-2667
e-mail: craig.linden@downstate.edu

Abdominal Imaging

Patrick Hammil, MD

Assistant Professor

Tel: (718) 245-5094
Fax: (718) 270-2667
e-mail: patrick.hammill@downstate.edu

Dr. Patrick Hammill graduated from the University of Minnesota Medical School. He completed a general surgery internship and received his radiology residency training at SUNY Downstate Medical Center where he was chief resident. Dr. Hammill pursued further subspecialty training in abdominal imaging with Dr. Jeffrey Newhouse at Columbia University. He is board certified.

Justin Loona, MD

Assistant Professor

Tel: (718) 270-1603
Fax: (718) 270-2667
e-mail: justin.loona@downstate.edu

Harry Zinn, MD

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Associate Professor

Tel: (718) 270-1603
Fax: (718) 270-2667
e-mail: harry.zinn@downstate.edu

Dr. Harry Zinn is a board certified radiologist specializing in Abdominal cross sectional imaging. Dr. Zinn graduated from Yeshiva University in NY City. He subsequently moved to Philadelphia to attend the University Of Pennsylvania School Of Medicine where he obtained his medical degree. Dr. Zinn completed an internship in Internal Medicine at Long Island Jewish Medical Center and a Radiology residency at SUNY Downstate Medical Center.

Dr. Zinn's academic and clinical focus is in Abdominal MRI and CT. He has authored or co-authored over 30 papers in peer reviewed Radiology journals and presented at the national meetings of the Radiological Society of North America and American Institute of Ultrasound in Medicine.

He has received recognition as an outstanding educator as SUNY Downstate's Radiology teacher of the year in 2005-2006. Dr. Zinn currently holds an appointment as an Assistant Professor of Radiology at SUNY Downstate Medical Center and works as an attending physician at the University Hospital of Brooklyn.

Breast Imaging

Riffat Chaudary, MD

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Assistant Professor

Tel: (718) 245-4417
Fax: (718) 270-2667
e-mail: riffat.chaudary@downstate.edu

Dr. Chaudary is a Board Certified Radiologist. She joined the Breast Imaging Division in January 2007. Preceding this, she was briefly at the New York Methodist Hospital in Brooklyn as the Director of Women's Imaging. Before Methodist, she was at Victory Memorial Hospital in Brooklyn for seventeen years, where she served as the Chief of CT Division, Lead mammographer, interventional and general Radiologist, as well as the associate director.

Dr. Chaudary resides in Belle Mead N.J. with her husband Abdul Rehman and son Zubair, surrounded by members of her extended family. After the birth of Zubair in 1987, Dr. Chaudary felt the need to stay close to home and worked at JFK Hospital in New Jersey, till July 1989.

Dr. Chaudary graduated from the King Edward Medical College, Pakistan, in 1973 and was amongst the top 10% of her class. She passed her ECFMG exam during her final year at Medical School and did one year of OB-GYN internship at Jinnah Post Graduate Medical Center in Karachi, Pakistan.

Following her immigration to the United States, Dr. Chaudary did a Residency in Diagnostic Radiology at Beth Israel Medical Center in New York, and served as the chief resident during her final year. In 1978, she did a CT/SONO fellowship at the Long Island College Hospital in Brooklyn. Here, she stayed on as an attending and then as the Chief of CAT Scan Division till 1988. While at Long Island College Hospital, Dr. Chaudary developed a passion for teaching, which she has a chance to continue now.

Maria Corsaro, MD

Assistant Professor

Tel: (718) 270-3979
Fax: (718) 270-2667
e-mail: maria.corsaro@downstate.edu

Following her graduation from Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Dr. Corsaro completed an internship at Mt Sinai Medical Center.  She did a residency in radiology at Maimonides Medical Center ,followed by a Body Imaging Fellowship at North Shore-Long Island Jewish Medical Center.  In 1999 she joined SUNY Downstate Medical Centeras a Fellow in Breast Imaging.  Prior to medical school, Dr. Corsaro earned her Master of Science from Columbia University in a combined program with Teachers College and the School of Public Healthwhere she was the recipient of the Heft Scholarship.  Prior to completion of her medical degree, Dr. Corsaro co-authored two books, a book chapter, published numerous research studies and wrote articles on health issue. She has been an Attending Radiologist at SUNY Downstate since 2000.

Claire Hanley, MD

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Assistant Professor

Tel: (718) 270-5104, 4407
Fax: (718) 270-2667
e-mail: claire.hanley@downstate.edu

Claire Hanley, MD, M.A. received her undergraduate education at Tulane University and earned a M.A. from New York University's Graduate School of Arts and Sciences Institute of Fine arts. After earning her medical degree at Downstate, Dr. Hanley served as an Instructor in Pathology at New York University Medical Center and completed her radiology residency at St. Vincent's Hospital and Medical Center of New York in Greenwich Village. She has completed both Body and Chest Imaging fellowships at Cornell University Medical Center and The New York Presbyterian Hospital. After a Breast Imaging Fellowship at Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, Dr. Hanley joined the faculty there, before returning to SUNY Downstate, as an Assistant Clinical Professor of Radiology. While at Downstate, Dr. Hanley served as the Director of Breast Imaging at Kings County Hospital for two year. She serves on the Advisory Committee for Medical Students applying for radiology residency, and also on the Education Committee for the Radiology Residency Program. Dr. Hanley is a member of the American College of Radiology, The American Roentgen Ray Society, The Radiology Society of North America, and The New York Roentgen Ray Society. Dr. Hanley serves as a Film Reviewer for Mammographic Accreditation for the American College of Radiology.

Alicja Goracy, MD

Assistant Professor

Tel: (718) 245-1565
Fax: (718) 270-2667
e-mail: alicja.goracy@downstate.edu

Dr. Goracy is the Director of Breast Imaging services at Kings County Hospital.

Cardiothoracic Imaging

Stephen Waite, MD

Assistant Professor

Tel: (718) 270-1603
Fax: (718) 270-2667
e-mail: stephen.waite@downstate.edu

Dr. Waite graduated from Cornell University Medical College in 1998. He did a residency in Diagnostic Radiology at Lenox Hill Hospital from 2000 - 2004 and a fellowship in Cardiothoracic Radiology in 2005 at the University of Maryland.

Dr. Waite works at KCHC and SUNY Downstate primarily in cardiac and chest radiology where he works with radiology residents in addition to cardiac and pulmonary medicine fellows.

Emergency Radiology

Anju Dubey, MD

ER Attending

Tel: (718) 270-1603
Fax: (718) 270-2667
e-mail: anju.dubey@downstate.edu

Bernard Istria, MD

ER Attending

Tel: (718) 270-1603
Fax: (718) 270-2667
e-mail: bernard.istria@downstate.edu

Jinel Scott-Moore, MD

Assistant Professor

Tel: (718) 270-1603
Fax: (718) 270-2667
e-mail: jinel.scott@downstate.edu

Dr. Scott is the Director of Emergency Imaging services at Kings County Hospital.

Hyman Shwarzberg, MD

Director of Radiology, UHB

Assistant Professor

Tel: (718) 270-1603
Fax: (718) 270-2667
e-mail: hyman.shwarzberg@downstate.edu

Hyman Shwarzberg, MD has been the Director of Radiology at SUNY Downstate Medical Center University Hospital of Brooklyn (UHB) since 2005. He has been in a leadership position in Radiology for 12 years. He is an accomplished diagnostic radiologist with expertise in breast imaging, neuro-imaging, pediatric, abdominal and chest and cardiac imaging, MRI, CT, sonography mammography, and radiography. He is responsible for ongoing oversight of daily UHB radiology operations to enhance the capabilities and resources and was involved in implementation of PACS and teleradiology. He has worked to improve Emergency Department CT patient flow and standardize additional appropriate studies and worked to tighten oversight and ongoing QC documentation to assure meeting regulatory requirements. He manages the UHB radiology professional schedules and Radiology Peer Review program. He consults on cases involving general, cardiothoracic imaging, abdominal/pelvic imaging, Neuro-imaging, pediatric radiology, mammography and breast imaging. He has also worked to upgrade MRI capability to enable additional applications and patient volume; he was involved in the initiation of the stereotactic breast biopsy program at UHB.

Robert Sullivan, MD

ER Attending

Tel: (718) 270-1603
Fax: (718) 270-2667
e-mail: robert.sullivan@downstate.edu

Gastrointestinal Radiology

Amiram Samin, MD

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Assistant Professor

Tel: (718) 245-5098
Fax: (718) 270-2667
e-mail: amiram.samin@downstate.edu

Dr. Samin holds a faculty position in Downstate since 1987. He attended Hadassah - Hebrew University Medical school in Jerusalem and graduated 1979. Dr. Samin completed his radiology training in SUNY HSC Syracuse 1983-1987 and received Board certification in diagnostic radiology in 1987.

As a director of the section of Gastrointetinal Radiology for over 20 years, Dr Samin has trained a large number of radiology residents in the performance of a wide spectrum of GI procedures, including, more recently, CT Colonography. He actively participates in the teaching of medical students as well as residents in a number of courses and weekly clinical conferences.

Interventional Neuroradiology

Donnie Bell, MD

Neurointerventional Attending

Tel: (718) 270-1603
Fax: (718) 270-2667
e-mail: donnie.bell@downstate.edu

Sundeep Mangla, MD

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Director of Research

Associate Professor of Radiology, Neurosurgery, and Neurology

Tel: (718) 270-4141
Fax: (718) 270-1603
e-mail: sundeep.mangla@downstate.edu

Dr. Mangla's clinical and academic expertise is in the subspecialty field of diagnosis and therapy of cerebrovascular diseases, utilizing evolving diagnostic imaging techniques and innovative endovascular therapeutic approaches to complex cerebrovascular pathologies. He has advanced and developed the Clinical Neurovascular Program and Neurointerventional Endovascular Therapy Program at Downstate, having performed numerous firsts within the city of Brooklyn and/or Downstate including: Acute Stroke Intra-arterial Thrombolysis (including MERCI retriever and Penumbra Stroke System), Brain Aneurysm Therapy (Coil embolization), Brain AVM Therapy (Embolization), Brain Tumor Therapy (Embolization), Carotid and Vertebral Artery Stenting and Cerebrovascular Intracranial Angioplasty and Stenting.

Dr. Mangla's clinical and research effort is currently focused on advancing diagnosis and therapy of hemorrhagic and ischemic stroke. His research effort has included work on numerous pioneering research projects including numerous institutional and international clinical trials (MERCI trial for acute ischemic stroke, ARUBA trial for Brain AVMS, TEAM trial for unruptured aneurysms) and basic science projects in clinical imaging, neurosciences, and biomedical engineering (currently active National Science Foundation Grant for translational research and Nanoengineering). He is also a dedicated educator, currently developing and creating core curriculums for the Departments of Radiology, Neurosurgery, and Neurology in “Interventional Neuroradiology and Neurovascular Diagnosis and Therapy” and “Academic Research in Radiology”.

Dr. Mangla has authored or co-authored 20 peer-reviewed research publications and has authored or co-authored 7 book chapters and review publications. Dr. Mangla presented over 50 national and international presentations. He is the PI or Co-PI of numerous active IRB Research Protocols and is involved in several patents, including robotic navigation and in the arena of nanotechnology. Dr. Mangla continues to perform grant supported research for a variety of basic science and clinical research investigations.

Dr. Mangla has trained numerous residents and fellows in the fields of Diagnostic and Interventional Neuroradiology. He actively enjoys teaching and mentoring students, residents, and fellows from all disciplines. Dr. Mangla's mission is to develop a clinical, research, and educational Neurointerventional Program at SUNY Downstate that will focus on expanding the safe and effective application of Neurointerventional therapy to a greater number of ischemic and hemorrhagic stroke patients. Dr. Mangla resides in NYC along with his wife and 2 children.

Interventional Radiology

Michael Herskowitz, MD

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Associate Professor

Tel: (718) 270-1603
Fax: (718) 270-2667
e-mail: michael.herskowitz@downstate.edu

Dr. Michael Herskowitz is board certified radiologist with a certificate of added qualification in interventional radiology. He attended the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey followed by an internship in internal medicine at St. Luke Roosevelt Hospital. Dr. Herskowitz subsequently completed a residency in radiology at SUNY Downstate Medical Center followed by a fellowship in interventional radiology at St. Michael's Medical Center in New Jersey. Dr. Herkowitz has over 19 years of experience in interventional radiology, serving as the division chief from 1983 through 1988.

He teaches residents during interventional cases at both SUNY Downstate Medical Center and Kings County Hospital Center, participates in surgical and medical conferences, and gives monthly department lectures.

William Kwon, MD

Assistant Professor

Tel: (718) 270-1603
Fax: (718) 270-2667
e-mail: william.kwon@downstate.edu

Dr. William Kwon specializes in Interventional Radiology. He graduated medical school at SUNY Downstate, and then did a residency in Diagnostic Radiology at UMDNJ-New Jersey Medical School. After completing a fellowship in Vascular and Interventional Radiology at Mt. Sinai Medical Center, he returned to SUNY Downstate to join the faculty as a Clinical Assistant Professor. He is currently the Affiliate Residency Program Director for the Brooklyn VA Hospital site. He has a strong interest in resident and medical student education. His clinical interests include peripheral vascular intervention, interventional oncology, hepatobiliary intervention, and non-invasive vascular imaging.

Robert Leonardo, MD

Assistant Professor

Tel: (718) 221-5230
Fax: (718) 270-2667
e-mail: Robert.Leonardo@downstate.edu

Huntz Liu, MD

Assistant Professor

Tel: (718) 630-7415
Fax: (718) 270-2667
e-mail: huntz.liu@downstate.edu

Dr. Liu, a true product of Brooklyn, was raised here and went to SUNY Downstate for Medical School after completing the 7 year BA/MD program at CUNY Brooklyn in 1994. He stayed at SUNY Brooklyn for his Diagnostic Radiology Residency. After his IR Fellowship at Thomas Jefferson University Hospital in Philadelphia in 2000, he returned to Brooklyn and has happily been on staff at SUNY Brooklyn since 2004. He is a long time resident of Park Slope.

James Walsh, MD

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Program Director, DIRECT pathway

Assistant Professor

Tel: (718) 270-1603
Fax: (718) 270-2667
e-mail: james.walsh@downstate.edu

Musculoskeletal Imaging

Srinivas Kolla, MD

Assistant Professor

Tel: (718) 270-7209
Fax: (718) 270-2667
e-mail: srinivas.kolla@downstate.edu

Dr. Kolla graduated from SUNY Downstate Medical College in 2001 and went on do his internship at Long Island Jewish Medical Center. He did his Diagnostic Radiology residency at Maimonides Medical Center in Brooklyn. His fellowship was in Musculoskeletal Imaging at University of California, Los Angeles.

Dr. Kolla returned back to his medical school to join as a faculty member in the Department of Radiology in July 2007. His clinical interests include diagnostic musculoskeletal imaging, conventional and MR arthrography, musculoskeletal ultrasound, and image-guided bone and soft tissue biopsies.

He is actively involved with resident and medical student teaching. He has won the Radiology Teacher of the Year Award for 2007-2008 at King's County Hospital and for 2008-2009 at SUNY Downstate Medical Center.

Dr. Kolla's research interests are in bone/soft tissue tumor imaging and sports injuries.

He works both at Downstate and at Kings County Hospital.

Scott A. Lehto, MD

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Assistant Dean

Associate Professor 

Tel: (718) 270-1603
Fax: (718) 270-2667
e-mail: scott.lehto@downstate.edu

Dr. Lehto is Clinical Assistant Dean of the College of Medicine and composes the Medical Student Performance Evaluations (MSPE) used by post-graduate programs to select interns and residents. He is a member of the Alpha Omega Alpha (AOA) selection committee which confers the honor of membership upon medical students who have demonstrated excellence of scholarship and ideals of medicine. He was a key faculty member in designing the new integrated medical school curriculum. An outstanding educator, Dr. Lehto currently holds an appointment as a Clinical Associate Professor in the departments of Radiology and Orthopaedic Surgery. He served as the Assistant Director of the radiology residency program from 2008 - 2011. He has presented numerous award winning education exhibits on musculoskeletal imaging topics at national society meetings. In 2014, he was voted Radiology Educator of the Year. Dr. Lehto is board certified and specializes in musculoskeletal MRI, CT and ultrasound. His expertise is in in sports medicine and musculoskeletal tumor imaging. He is extremely knowledgeable about musculoskeletal trauma and works regularly at a Level I trauma center. Originally a resident of California, Dr. Lehto graduated from Pomona College. He moved to New York City to attend the Weill Medical College of Cornell University where he obtained his medical degree. Dr. Lehto completed an internship in Internal Medicine at New York University followed by residency training in Radiology at SUNY Downstate Medical Center where he was chief resident. His advanced training in musculoskeletal imaging was obtained during his fellowship at the Hospital for Special Surgery.

He has published several papers in peer reviewed journals and his research has been presented at the national meetings of the American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons, American Orthopedic Foot and Ankle Society and Lumbar Spine Research Society. Dr. Lehto has been a reviewer of manuscripts for the Journal of Trauma and Acute Care Surgery and Clinical Imaging.

Nuclear Medicine

Brian Magee, MD

Associate Program Director, Radiology Residency

Assistant Professor

Tel: (718) 270-1603
Fax: (718) 270-2667
e-mail: brian.magee@downstate.edu

Arnold Strashun, MD

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Nuclear Medicine
Professor of Radiology

Tel: (718) 270-1902
Fax: (718) 270-2667
e-mail: arnold.strashun@downstate.edu

Dr. Arnold Strashun, Director of Nuclear Medicine at Kings County Hospital and University Hospital since 1987, was appointed Radiology Residency Program Director in November 2000. Dr. Strashun also directs Radiology Research for the department, as well as the Radiology Quality Assurance program.

Born in Houston, Texas, he attended University of Texas (BA '70), Baylor College of Medicine (MD '74), trained in Internal Medicine (ABIM '77), and Nuclear Medicine (Mt. Sinai, NYC, ABNM '79). His contributions include numerous scientific papers in nuclear cardiology and the neurosciences. He has served as Chairman of SUNY Downstate Centerwide Committee of the Faculty, President of the New York Academy of Medicine Nuclear Medicine Section, and is currently a Trustee of the Society of Nuclear Medicine. He serves as Chairman of Education and Training for the Society of Nuclear Medicine and is a member of the Executive Editorial Board of the Journal of Nuclear Medicine. He was again recognized by New York Magazine in 2001 as one of NYC's Best Physician.

Neuroradiology

Craig Linden, MD

Vice Chair of Education
Assistant Professor

Tel: (718) 270-7212
Fax: (718) 270-2667
e-mail: craig.linden@downstate.edu

Steven Pulitzer, MD

Director of Radiology, Kings County Hospital

Assistant Professor

Tel: (718) 270-1603
Fax: (718) 270-2667
e-mail: steven.pulitzer@downstate.edu

Vinodkumar Velayudhan, MD

Associate Program Director, Radiology Residency

Assistant Professor

Tel: (718) 245-5103
e-mail: Vinodkumar.Velayudhan@Downstate.edu

Pediatric Radiology

Richard Hong, MD

Pediatric Attending

Tel: (718) 270-1603
Fax: (718) 270-2667
e-mail: Richard.Hong@Downstate.edu

Paul Liu, MD

Pediatric Attending

Tel: (718) 270-1603
Fax: (718) 270-2667
e-mail: paul.liu@downstate.edu

Ultrasound

Rhonda Osborne, MD

Program Director, Radiology Residency
Assistant Professor

Tel: (718) 245-2682
Fax: (718) 270-2667
e-mail: rhonda.osborne@downstate.edu

Dr. Rhonda Osborne received her MD degree from SUNY Downstate Medical center in 1986 and her postgraduate training in Radiology from Harlem Hospital Center. At Harlem Hospital, she completed her residency and served as chief resident. She followed with a fellowship in cross-sectional imaging at Bronx Municipal Hospital Center where she specialized in Ultrasound.

In November 2013, Dr. Osborne was appointed to the position of Radiology Residency Program Director at SUNY Downstate Medical Center. Prior to this, she served as the Chief of the Ultrasound Division at Long Island College Hospital from 1992 to 2013, and the Associate Program Director of the Radiology Residency Program from 2005 to 2013. She has been a member of the SUNY Downstate faculty since 1992.

Steven Ostrow, MD

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Director of Radiology Education
Associate Professor

Tel: (718) 270-2915
Fax: (718) 270-2667
e-mail: steven.ostrow@downstate.edu

Dr. Steven Ostrow is a magna cum laude graduate of Brown University (BA) and Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons (MD). Dr. Ostrow was appointed Director of Undergraduate Education within the Department of Radiology after completing his residency at Downstate and obtaining ABR certification in radiology. An excellent educator in the tradition of Dr. Lucy Squire, Dr. Ostrow was named "Outstanding Educator of the Year of the Clinical Faculty" by the 1998 graduating class. In 2000, he was awarded faculty membership in Apha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society. In 2001, he was named "Teacher of the Year" by the class of 2003 for his efforts using radiology to teach gross anatomy to this class when they were first year students. In 2002 he was again named “Outstanding Educator of the Year of the Clinical Faculty” by the graduating class of the College of Medicine. In 2006, he again received the “Teacher of the Year” award from the first year class of Medical Students (Class of 2009). Dr. Ostrow also serves as the primary faculty adviser for medical students applying for radiology residency, and as a faculty mentor for first year medical students. He holds a joint appointment on the faculty of the Department of Cell Biology (formerly the Department of Anatomy and Cell Biology). Dr. Ostrow also has special training in Ultrasonography and is actively involved in this clinical service.

Daniel Zinn, MD

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Assistant Professor

Tel: (718) 245-5126
Fax: (718) 270-2667
e-mail: dan.zinn@downstate.edu

Dr. Daniel Zinn is a board-certified radiologist specializing in ultrasound. After receiving his medical degree from Wayne State University School of Medicine in Detroit, MI, Dr. Zinn completed an internship and radiology residency at Long Island College Hospital in Brooklyn, NY and a fellowship in Body Imaging at Mount Sinai Medical Center in New York, NY. Following his fellowship, Dr. Zinn came to the Department of Radiology in 1988 where he has worked primarily in Body Imaging, specializing in ultrasound. Dr. Zinn currently holds an appointment as assistant professor of Radiology at SUNY Downstate Medical Center and is on staff at State University Hospital and Kings County Medical Center. Dr. Zinn has been section leader of the ultrasound section since 1998.

In his capacity as section leader, Dr. Zinn supervises and trains radiology residents, ultrasound technologists and students in the ultrasound technology school. He lectures on ultrasound to the radiology residents and ultrasound technology students and participates in the radiology department’s Grand Rounds at Downstate Medical Center. He has lectured at national ultrasound meetings and received the department’s Teacher of the Year award in 2003.

Informatics

Brian Gale, MD, M.B.A.

Assistant Professor

Tel: (718) 245-2691
Fax: (718) 270-2667
e-mail: brian.gale@downstate.edu

Brian Gale, MD, M.B.A. graduated from SUNY at Buffalo School of Medicine. He completed a residency in Nuclear Medicine at Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Diagnostic Radiology at New York Medical College and a fellowship in Body Imaging at The New York Hospital – Cornell Medical Center, currently known as New York Presbyterian Medical Center. Dr. Gale earned an MBA in Finance at Columbia University Graduate School of Business. He is the SUNY Downstate Department of Radiology Director of Radiology Informatics.