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Gerald M. Kolodny, MD

Gerald KolodnyAppointments:

Chief, Nuclear Medicine, BIDMC
Associate Professor of Radiology, Harvard Medical School


Graduated from Northwestern University School of Medicine in 1962. Completed internship at Stanford University Hospital in 1963, and served as a Resident at MGH from 1963-1966. He was a post-doctoral fellow in the Department of Biology, Massachusetts Institute of Technology from 1966-1969. He received a scholar award in Radiological Research, James Picker Foundation from 1969-1971. Was board certified in Radiology in 1967 and board certified in Nuclear Medicine in 1974.

His major research interests include: picture archiving communication and storage systems in medical imaging, computers in medical imaging, quantitative spect, Ga-67 scanning in the evaluation of lymphoma, regulation of eukaryotic transcription in vitro, and evaluation of diagnostic strategies in radiology.