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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
Co-director, Automated Radiology Recommendation Tracking Engine, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Pennsylvania Hospital, Presbyterian Hospital
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 , 1995.
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 the University of Pennsylvania, 2007-2008.
American Board Radiology, 2007.
American College of Radiology, CT Colonography, 2008.
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Selected Publications

Cook TS, Lalevic D, Pizzurro C, Kahn CE, Schnall MD, Zafar HM: Shining a Light on Missed Follow-Up: Monitoring Patients with Findings Suspicious for Malignancy on Abdominal and Pelvic Imaging American Informatics Medical Assocation, iHealth 2017 Clinical Informatics Conference. Philadelphia, PA May 2017 Notes: Poster.

Liao G, Liao JM, Lalevic D, Zafar HM, Cook TS: Location, Location, Location: The Association Between Imaging Setting and Follow Up of Findings of Indeterminate Malignant Potential Association of University Radiologists Annual Meeting. Hollywood, Florida May 2017 Notes: Oral presentation. RAHSR Harvey L. Neiman Award.

Comisar LF, Zafar HM, Lalevic D, Pizzurro C, Kahn CE, Schnall MD, Cook TS: Frequency of imaging findings indeterminate or suspicious for malignancy in hospitalized patients. Society of Hospital Medicine Annual Meeting 2017. Las Vegas, NV. May 2017 Notes: Poster.

Comisar LF, Zafar HM, Lalevic D, Pizzurro C, Kahn, Jr. CE, Schnall MD, Cook TS: Frequency of imaging findings suggestive of and suspicious for cancer between three different hospitals within a single health system. American Association for Cancer Research Annual Meeting. Washington DC April 2017 Notes: Poster.

Wnorowski AM, Lalevic D, Cook RS, Zafar HM: Final Outcome of Liver Masses Indeterminate for Malignancy on Ultrasound: What are the Chances this Mass is Cancer? Society for Abdominal Radiology Annual Meeting. Hollywood, Florida. March 2017 Notes: Oral presentation.

Shin B, Habibollahi P, Zafar HM, Hilton S, Stavropoulos SW, Trerotola SO, : Implementation of Standardized Inferior Vena Cava Filter Macros Improves Reporting of Inferior Vena Cava Filters and Filter-Related Complications in Abdominal Computed Tomography Reports. Society for Interventional Radiology Annual Meeting, Washington DC March 2017 Notes: Oral Presentation.

Sultan LR, Zafar HM, Schultz SM, Langer JE, Sehgal CM: Predicting lymph node metastasis of thyroid cancer by noninvasive ultrasound evaluation American Institute for Ultrasound in Medicine Annual Meeting Convention. Lake Buena Vista, Florida March 2017 Notes: Poster.

Cook TS, Lalevic D, Zafar HM: Implementation of an Automated Radiology Recommendation Tracking Engine (ARRTE) for Abdominal Imaging Findings of Possible Cancer. Journal of the American College of Radiology 2017 Notes: Accepted.

Kressel HY: Follow Up on Incidental Imaging Findings, Podcast. Radiology November 2016.

Cook TS, Lalevic D, Kahn CE, Pizzurro C, Schnall MD, Zafar HM : You've Got Mail: A Pilot Study on Notifying Referring Physicians About Missed Patient Follow-Up Directly in the Electronic Medical Record. RSNA Annual Meeting. Chicago, Illinois November 2016 Notes: Poster.

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