Portrait Hatem Alkadhi

Hatem Alkadhi
Prof. Dr. med.

Senior Attending Physician, Vice Director of the Institute, Institute for Diagnostic and Interventional Radiology

Specialties

  • Multimodal cardiovascular imaging
  • Emergency radiology
  • Computed tomography

Contact

Tel. +41 44 255 36 62
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Other competencies

  • European Board of Cardiovascular Radiology (EBCR)
  • Fellow of the European Society of Emergency Radiology (FESER)

Career

Since 2015 Head of Emergency Radiology, University Hospital Zurich (USZ)
Since 2010 Senior Attending Physician, Institute of Diagnostic and Interventional Radiology, USZ
Since 2010 Head of Computed Tomography, Institute for Diagnostic and Interventional Radiology, USZ
Since 2010 Head of Cardiovascular Imaging, Institute for Diagnostic and Interventional Radiology, USZ
2015 Professorship ad personam for Emergency Radiology, University of Zurich (UZH)
2013 Titular professorship, UZH
2010 Master of Public Health (MPH) in Clinical Effectiveness, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, USA
2009 – 2010 Studies in Public Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, USA
2009 – 2010 Department of Radiology, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, USA
2006 – 2009 Senior Attending Physician, Institute of Diagnostic and Interventional Radiology
2004 – 2006 Attending Physician, USZ
2001 – 2002 Resident, Department of Neurosurgery USZ
1999 – 2001 Research fellow, National Center of Competence in Research (NCCR) of the SNSF
1998 – 2001 Resident, Institute of Neuroradiology USZ

Most important memberships

  • President of the Swiss Society of Radiology (SGR-SSR) since 2018
  • Member of the Executive Board of SGR-SSR since 2011
  • Member of the SGR-SSR
  • European Society of Radiology (ESR)
  • European Society of Cardiovascular Radiology (ESCR)
  • European Society of Emergency Radiology (ESER)
  • European Society of Gastrointestinal and Abdominal Radiology (ESGAR)

Research focus

  • Multimodal cardiovascular imaging, focus on CT and MRI
  • High-resolution and functional CT
  • Contrast agent research in CT
  • Participation in national and international registries (e.g. coronary dissection SCAD, SPECIFIC, CO-ME)
  • Big data and machine learning in imaging
  • Radiomics image analysis