Faculty & Staff

Saurabh Jha, MBBS

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Assistant Professor of Radiology at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Active Staff , Penn Presbyterian Medical Center, Department of Medical Imaging, Philadelphia, PA
Active Staff , Pennsylvania Hospital, Department of Radiology, Philadelphia, PA
Attending, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Department of Radiology, Philadelphia, PA
Department: Radiology

Contact information
MRI Learning Center
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Hospital of The University of Pennsylvania
3400 Spruce Street
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Office: 215-615-5298
Fax: 215-662-7263
University of London, 1994.
University of London, 1997.
MS (Health Policy Research)
University of Pennsylvania, 2012.
Post-Graduate Training
Resident-General Surgery, London and Worthing. UK, 1997-2001.
Resident-Diagnostic Radiology, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, 2002-2006.
Fellow-Cardiovascular Imaging, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, 2006-2007.
Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh, 2000.
American Board of Radiology, 2006.
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Selected Publications

Jha S.: The Road to Overdiagnosis: The Case of Subsegmental Pulmonary Embolus. Academic Radiology 22(8): 985-87, August 2015

Jha S.: The Grateful False Positive. Psychology Today. Psychology Today September 13 2015.

Kaye A., Zafar H., Jha S.: Willingness to pay for Computed Tomography Colonography: A Survey of patient preferences. American Journal of Radiology September 4 2015 Notes: AJR accepted.

Jha S.: Podcast on overdiagnosis and radiology: the arsonist and the firefighter. Health News Review on Overdiagnosis September 17 2015 Notes: Interviewed and featured by Health News Review on Overdiagnosis.

Kini V, Ferrari V, Han Y & Jha S.: Adherence to Thresholds: Overdiagnosis of Non Compaction Cardiomyopathy. Academic Radiology 8: 1016-1019, August 2015.

Jha S.: An overview of methodologies to detect Overdiagnosis. Academic Radiology 22(8): 1046-47, August 2015.

Jha S and Ware JB.: Mammogram Trials. Academic Radiology 22(8): 1038-39, August 2015.

Ware JB and Jha S.: Balancing Underdiagnosis and Overdiagnosis: The Case of Mild Traumatic Brain Injury. Academic Radiology 22(8): 1038-09, August 2015.

Hunt S and Jha S.: Can precision medicine reduce overdiagnosis? Academic Radiology 22(8): 1040-41, August 2015.

Jha S.: Barriers to reducing overdiagnosis. Academic Radiology 22(8): 1048-49, August 2015.

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