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Hanna M Zafar, MD MHS

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Assistant Professor of Radiology at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Department: Radiology

Contact information
One Silverstein
Department of Radiology
Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
3400 Spruce Street
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Office: 215 615 0422
Fax: 215 746 3890
BA (Biological Basis of Behavior)
University of Pennsylvania , 1991.
MHS (Health Policy)
Johns Hopkins University Bloomberg School Public Health, 1998.
Jefferson Medical College, 2002.
Post-Graduate Training
Intern, Medicine, Pennsylvania Hospital, 2002-2003.
Resident, Radiology, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, 2003-2007.
Fellow, Abdominal Imaging, Hospital of University of Pennsylvania, 2007-2008.
American Board Radiology, 2007.
American College of Radiology, CT Colonography, 2008.
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Selected Publications

Weber C, Zafar HM, Levine M, Geiger B, Lev-Toaff A: Impact of post-hysterectomy changes on distal colonic morphology and endoscopy: Quantitative assessment at CTC with endoscopic performance correlation. European Society for Gastrointestinal and Abdominal Radiology Annual Meeting, June 18-24 2014, Salzberg Austria June 2014.

Chadalavada S, Zafar H, Schnall M, Langlotz C, Kim W, Shargorodsky O, Cook T : Implementation of an automated follow-up monitoring system for suspicious lesions in Abdominal Imaging Studies. Society for Informatics in Imaging, May 2014, Long Beach, CA. May 2014.

Kaye A, Zafar HM, Jha S: Physicians' Willingness to Pay for CT Colonography American Roentgen Ray Society Annual Meeting May 2014.

Weber C, Zafar HM, Lev-Toaff A: Detailed quantitative assessment of colonic morphology at CT colonography (CTC) using novel software: A feasibility and reproducibility study. Society for Abdominal Radiology Annual Scientific Meeting and Educational Course, Boca Raton, Florida March 2014.

Tan AS, Gibson L, Zafar HM, Gray SW, Hornik RC, Armstrong K: Associations between Cancer-Related Information Seeking and Receiving PET Imaging for Routine Cancer Surveillance--An Analysis of Longitudinal Survey Data. Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev. February 2014.

G Chen, H Zafar, P Ramchandani: 53-year-old woman with right flank pain Aunt Minnie Case of the day January 2014.

Sloan CE, Chadalavada SC, Cook TS, Langlotz CP, Schnall MD, Zafar HM.: Assessment of Follow-up Completeness and Notification Preferences for Imaging Findings of Possible Cancer: What Happens After Radiologists Submit Their Reports? Academic Radiology 2014 Notes: e-publication August 29, 2014

Charles N Weber MD, Anna S Lev-Toaff MD ; Jason Poff MD ; Andrew S Wilmot MD ; Hanna M Zafar MD ; Marc S Levine MD ; Sandra Sudarsky; Lutz Guendel; Bernhard Geiger: Reproducible Quantitative Assessment of Colonic Morphology Using Novel CTC Software: Men versus Women. RSNA Annual Meeting 2013 December 2013.

Zafar HM, Yang H, Harhay M, Lev-Toaff A, Armstrong K: Predictors of CT Colonography Utilization Among Asymptomatic Medicare Beneficiaries Journal of General Internal Medicine. Volume 28, Issue 9 (2013), Page (eds.). 28(9): 1208-1214, September 2013.

Wernli K, Rutter C, Dachman A, and Zafar HM: Suspected extracolonic neoplasms detected on CT colonography: literature review and possible outcomes. Academic Radiology 20(6): 667-674, June 2013 Notes: Accepted.

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