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Ichiro Ikuta, MD, MMSc

Assistant Professor of Radiology & Biomedical Imaging; Radiology & Biomedical Imaging, Neuroradiology

Contact Information

Ichiro Ikuta, MD, MMSc

Mailing Address

  • Yale School of Medicine

    Radiology & Biomedical Imaging, 333 Cedar Street (room CB-30)

    New Haven, CT, 06520-8042

    United States



~Board Certified in Diagnostic Radiology, Neuroradiology, & Clinical Informatics
Twitter: @radiology_ninja
Fundraising for The Jimmy Fund at Dana-Farber Cancer Institute:

Education & Training

  • MMSc
    Harvard Medical School, Biomedical Informatics, Imaging Informatics (2012)
  • MD
    SUNY Upstate Medical University, Medicine (2009)
  • BA
    Michigan State University, Spanish with Honors (2005)
  • BS
    Michigan State University, Physiology with Honors (2005)
  • ABPM Board Certification, Clinical Informatics
    American Board of Preventive Medicine
  • ABR Neuroradiology Certificate of Added Qualification (CAQ)
    American Board of Radiology
  • ABR Board Certification
    American Board of Radiology, Diagnostic Radiology, Authorized User-Eligible (2017)
  • Neuroradiology Fellow
    Yale-New Haven Hospital
  • Radiology Resident, Chief Resident
    Norwalk Hospital (Yale Affiliate)
  • NIH/NLM Imaging Informatics Post-Doctoral Fellow
    Brigham & Women's Hospital (Harvard Affiliate)
  • PGY-1 Transitional Year Intern
    Mary Imogene Bassett Hospital (Columbia Affiliate)

Honors & Recognition

AwardAwarding OrganizationDate
AUR Academic Faculty Development ProgramAssociation of University Radiologists (AUR)2020
Introduction to Academic RadiologyRSNA/AUR/ARRS2013
RSNA Roentgen Resident/Fellow Research AwardRadiological Society of North America (RSNA)2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017
IFMSA Professional Exchange Scholar, Vascular Surgery & Interventional Radiology in AustriaInternational Federation of Medical Students Associations-Austria, Medical University of Vienna, Vienna General Hospital2009
IFMSA Research Exchange Scholar, Neuroanatomy & Neuropharmacology in SpainInternational Federation of Medical Students Association-Spain, Univerisidad Castilla-La Mancha-Albacete2006
SUNY Upstate College of Medicine Summer Research FellowshipState University of New York Research Foundation, Center for Psychiatric Neuroimaging2006
Phi Beta KappaPhi Beta Kappa2003

Professional Service

World NeurosurgeryReviewer2020 - Present
American Journal of Neuroradiology (AJNR)Reviewer2020 - Present
Association of University RadiologistsAlliance of Clinician-Educators in Radiology (ACER), Alliance of Medical Student Educators in Radiology, 2020 Radiology Research Alliance (RRA) task force on “Review of AI training tools/courses for radiologists," Scientific Program Committee (Informatics, 2020-2023)2019 - Present
American Society of Spine Radiology (ASSR)Website & Social Media Committee Member, Social Media Co-Chair2019 - Present
American Journal of Tropical Medicine & HygieneReviewer2019 - Present
Clinical ImagingReviewer2018 - Present
American Society of Neuroradiology (ASNR)Computer Science & Informatics Committee Member, Website & Social Media Committee Member2018 - Present
RadiographicsInformatics2018 - Present
SpineReviewer2017 - Present
Journal of Radiology Case ReportsReviewer2016 - Present
Journal of Digital ImaingReviewer2016 - Present
American College of Radiology (ACR)ACR Informatics & Innovation Advisory Council member. Radiology-Pathology correlation sub-group. Informatics education sub-group.2014 - Present
Society for Imaging Informatics in Medicine (SIIM)Member2011 - Present
American Medical Informatics Association (AMIA)Bronze Member. Biomedical Imaging Informatics Working Group; Education Working Group (Practice-Based Training Sub-Committee); Natural Language Processing Working Group.2010 - Present
Radiological Society of North America (RSNA)Member. RSNA Case Collection Reviewer. RadioGraphics reviewer for Informatics. Quantitative Imaging Biomarkers Alliance (QIBA): Functional Magnetic Resonance Imaging (fMRI); Dynamic Contrast-Enhanced (DCE) MRI; Dynamic Susceptibility Contrast (DSC) MRI; CT Angiography (CTA).2005 - Present

Departments & Organizations