Scott A Simpson, DO

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Assistant Professor of Clinical Radiology
Active Physician, Penn Presbyterian Medical Center, Department of Radiology, Division of Cardiothoracic Imaging
Active Physician, Pennsylvania Hospital, Department of Radiology, Division of Cardiothoracic Imaging
Attending Physician, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Department of Radiology, Division of Cardiothoracic Imaging
Director of TEACH Track Fellowship, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania Hospital, Radiology Residency
Associate Program Director, Radiology Residency, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Department of Radiology
Director of Radiology Medical Student Education, Perelman School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania
Department: Radiology

Contact information
Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Department of Radiology
3400 Spruce Street, 1 Silverstein Ste. 130
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Office: 908-783-8629
BA (Biology and Anthropology)
Rutgers University, 2002.
DO (Osteopathic Medicine )
New York College of Osteopathic Medicine, 2009.
MS (Masters of Science, Neuromusculoskeletal Medicine)
New York College of Osteopathic Medicine, 2009.
MSEd (Masters of Medical Education)
University of Pennsylvania, 2022.
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Selected Publications

Simpson S, Kay F, Abbara S, Bhalla S, Chung J, Travis T, Kanne J, Kilgerman S, Ko J, Litt H.: Radiological Society of North America expert consensus statement on reporting chest CT findings related to COVID-19. Endorsed by the Society of Thoracic Radiology, the American College of Radiology, and RSNA. Radiology: Cardiothoracic Imaging May 2020.

Simpson S*, Tsai EB* (co-first*), Lungren MP, Colak E, Erickson BJ, John S, Hafez M, Rajiah P, Mongan J, Giger ML, Kalpathy-Cramer J, Kitamura FC, Altinmakas E, Ranschaert E, Topff L, Shen J, Pogatchnik BP, Hershman M, Roshkovan L, Langlotz CP, Moy L, Shih GL, Hobbs SB, Kanne JP+, Wu CC+ (+co-last).: "The RSNA International COVID-19 Open Annotated Radiology Database (RICORD). Radiology. 299(1), January 2021.

DePietro D, Chaterjee N, Hao M, Simpson S: Implementation of a Chest CT Educational Module for COVID-19 using RedCap Software: Outcomes and Applicability for Future Thoracic Imaging Education. Society of Thoracic Radiology. Annual Meeting. March 2021.

Berger I, Simpson S, Friedberg JS, Culligan MJ, Wileyto EP, Alley EW, Sterman D, Patel AM, Khalid U, Simone CB, Cengel KA, Katz S, Roshkovan L.: CT detection of malignant posterior intercostal lymph nodes in patients undergoing pre-operative staging for pleural mesothelioma. Lung Cancer. 152: 34-38, February 2021.

Simpson S, Cook T.: Artificial intelligence and the trainee experience in radiology. Journal of the American College of Radiology. 17(11): 1388-1393, November 2020.

Marinari L, Danny M, Simpson S, Schmitt J, Miller Jr W.: Lower respiratory tract infection with human metapneumovirus: Chest CT imaging features and comparison with other viruses. European Journal of Radiology 128, Jul 2020.

Hota P, Simpson S: Going beyond cardiomegaly: Evaluation of cardiac chamber enlargement at non-electrocardiographically gated multidetector CT: Current techniques, limitations, and clinical implications. Radiology: Cardiothoracic Imaging 1(1), April 2019.

Sheng M, Shah P, Choi J, Gillis E, Katz S, Simpson S, Novak S, Nachiappan A: Patient-centered and specialty specific case work up: An effective method for teaching appropriateness of imaging to medical students. Academic Radiology 26(6): 846-850, Jun 2019 Notes: DOI: 10.1016/j.acra.2018.12.009.

Hota P, Dass C, Kumaran M, Simpson S: High-Resolution CT findings of obstructive and restrictive phenotypes of chronic lung allograft dysfunction: more than just bronchiolitis obliterans syndrome. American Journal of Radiology 211(1): W13-W21, Jul 2018 Notes: DOI: 10.2214/AJR.17.19041.

Hota P, Dass C, Simpson S: Chronic lung allograft dysfunction; more than just BOS. Society of Thoracic Radiology, World Congress of Thoracic Imaging. Boston, MA Jun 2017 Notes: Poster Presentation.

Simpson S, Kueppers F, Steiner R: Images in COPD: Alpha-1 Antitrypsin Deficiency and Bronchiectasis. Chronic obstructive pulmonary diseases 3(2): 601-604, Apr 2016 Notes: DOI: 10.15326/jcopdf.3.2.2016.0143.

Gupta Y, Simpson S, Dass C, Steiner RM. : The radiologist’s role in preprocedural evaluation of minimally invasive mitral valve surgery. Society of Thoracic Radiology Annual Meeting. Scottsdale, Az. Mar 2016 Notes: Poster Presentation.

Simpson S, Barbosa E. : Acute and Chronic Complications of Lung Transplantation; A review of the literature and pictorial essay. Society of Thoracic Radiology Annual Meeting, San Antonio, Tx Mar 2015 Notes: Poster Presentation.

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