Rajesh Krishnamurthy, MD :: Nationwide Children's Hospital, Columbus, Ohio

Rajesh Krishnamurthy, MD

Rajesh Krishnamurthy, MD

Contact Information

Radiology
700 Children's Dr
Columbus, OH 43205 [ map ]
PH: (614) 722-2363
FX: (614) 722-2332

Biography

Rajesh Krishnamurthy, MD, is Chief of the Department of Radiology at Nationwide Children’s Hospital and the director of the Pediatric Advanced Imaging Resource (PAIR), which aims to integrate the advanced image generation and analysis needs across the clinical and research enterprise.

He previously served as a Radiologist and Director of Research for the Department of Radiology at Texas Children’s Hospital, where he also served as Director of Cardiovascular Imaging. He also was Professor of both Radiology and Pediatrics at Baylor College of Medicine. Prior to Texas Children’s, he was a Chief Fellow of Radiology at Boston Children’s, and also served in staff radiologist positions at both Boston Children’s and Brigham and Women’s Hospital. Dr. Krishnamurthy has served on numerous editorial board and national committees, including serving as Chairman of the Pediatric Scientific Program Committee of the Radiological Society of North America from 2012 to 2015.

Dr. Krishnamurthy lectures nationally and internationally on pediatric cardiovascular and body MRI, and pediatric CT. I am fellowship trained in nuclear medicine, pediatric radiology and pediatric cardiovascular imaging.

His interests include adaptation of MR sequences for free-breathing acquisition in sedated children, low radiation dose volumetric CT for pediatric applications, assessment of end-organ injury to the cardiovascular system from systemic diseases in children, contrast enhanced MR angiography, 3D image post-processing, and assessment of the value of imaging in pediatric disease.

Gender:

  • Male

Languages Spoken:

  • English

Education and Training

Graduate School

  • Stanley Medical College
    Date Completed: 03/30/1993

Internship

  • Yale New Haven Children's Hospital
    Date Completed: 06/30/1996

Fellowship

  • Yale New Haven Children's Hospital
    Date Completed: 06/30/1997

Residency

  • University of Texas Health Science Center
    Date Completed: 06/30/2001

Fellowship

  • Children's Hospital of Boston
    Date Completed: 06/30/2002

Fellowship

  • Children's Hospital of Boston
    Date Completed: 06/30/2003

Department:

  • Radiology

Section:

  • Diagnostic Radiology

Specialty:

  • Diagnostic Radiology
  • Pediatric Radiology

Date of Appointment at Nationwide Children’s Hospital:

  • 10/28/2016

Awards, Honors and Organizations

  • Chairman, Pediatric Scientific Program Committee, Radiological Society of North America, 2012-2015
  • Eyler Fellowship in Radiology Journalism, Radiological Society of North America, 2015-2016
  • John Kirkpatrick Young Investigator Award for Best Clinical Science Research, Society of Pediatric Radiology, 2012
  • Research Mentor Award from Texas Children’s Hospital for the year 2010-2011
  • John Caffey Award for Best Clinical Science Research, Society of Pediatric Radiology, 2004
  • Neuhauser Traveling Fellowship at Boston Children’s Hospital to the European Society of Pediatric Radiology, 2003
  • Cum Laude award at the 87th meeting of the Radiological Society of North America at Chicago, 2001
  • The 1998 Roentgen Resident/Fellow Research Award, Radiological Society of North America
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700 Children's Drive Columbus, Ohio 43205 614.722.2000