Ronald J. ZagoriaChief, Vice-Chair, Professor | San Francisco, California
Dr. Ronald Zagoria, MD, FACR, is a Professor in Residence and Chief of the Abdominal Imaging section in the Department of Radiology and Biomedical Imaging at the University of California, San Francisco. He earned his medical degree from the University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland. In 1987, he completed a four-year Diagnostic Radiology residency, as well as a fellowship in Abdominal Imaging and Interventional Radiology from the Bowman Gray School of Medicine in Winston-Salem, North Carolina.
Dr. Zagoria was Vice-Chair and Head of the Abdominal Radiology Section (2000-2011), and he chaired as an interim in the Department of Radiology at Wake Forest University School of Medicine in Winston-Salem, North Carolina, from 2011-2012. In June 2013, Dr. Zagoria accepted the position of Professor in Residence and Chief of Abdominal Imaging at UCSF. As of December 2013, Dr. Zagoria accepted the position of Vice-chair of Clinical Affairs.
Dr. Zagoria is a fellow in the American College of Radiology, the Society of Abdominal Radiology, and the European Society of Uroradiology. He formerly served on and chaired the Residency Review Committee for Diagnostic Radiology. Dr. Zagoria was the President of the Society of Uroradiology and of the Association of Program Directors in Radiology. He was the first Vice President of the RSNA, and he is the Editor-in-Chief of the Emergency Radiology.
Dr. Zagoria has been appointed Principal and Co-Principal Investigator on several research grant projects. He has been invited to over 300 lectures and presentations, and he has written over 300 publications, which includes textbooks, book chapters, journal articles, and abstracts.