Liane E Philpotts, MD

Professor of Diagnostic Radiology; Chief, Breast Imaging

Departments & Organizations

Cancer Center, Yale: Breast Cancer Program

Diagnostic Radiology: Breast Imaging | Clinical Radiology

Office of Student Research

Yale Medical Group

Biography

Dr. Philpotts did her medical and residency training at McGill University and has spent her professional career at Yale University, where she is currently a Professor of Diagnostic Radiology and Chief of Breast Imaging. Her main interests have focused on breast interventional procedures and outcomes, screening breast ultrasound, and currently on breast tomosynthesis. Yale was one of the first sites in the country to utilize and publish studies on breast tomosynthesis. She is leading efforts at Yale to study how this new technology is transforming breast imaging.

Education & Training

MD McGill University (1988)
Resident McGill University, Royal Victoria Hospital, Montreal, Quebec
Fellow Yale-New Haven Hospital, New Haven, Connecticut
Intern McGill University, Royal Victoria Hospital, Montreal, Quebec

Honors & Recognition

  • Editor’s Recognition Award for Distinction in ReviewingRadiology (2003)

  • Editor’s Recognition Award for Reviewing with “Special Distinction”Radiology (2001), (2002)

  • Editor’s Recognition Award for Distinction in ReviewingRadiology (2000)

  • Editor’s Recognition Award for Distinction in ReviewingRadiology (1997)

  • NSERC Summer Research AwardNSERC (1984)

  • Faculty ScholarMcGill University, Montreal, Canada (1980), (1983)

  • National Honor Society of U.S. Secondary Schools (1979), (1980)

  • Associate EditorRadiology

  • FellowSociety of Breast Imaging

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