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Long Tu, MD

Clinical Fellow; Research Fellow, Emergency Radiology

Biography

Long is a research fellow, emergency radiologist, and neuroradiologist at Yale. He is a graduate of Yale's Diagnostic Radiology residency and Neuroradiology fellowship, where he served as chief resident and chief fellow respectively. He was subsequently Yale's first Emergency/Trauma Radiology clinical fellow.

Long is also a fourth year PhD candidate at the Yale’s Investigative Medicine Program. His research interests include diagnostic error, imaging utilization, and healthcare economics. His research program leverages techniques in data science, machine learning, and decision analysis to improve the diagnosis of patients with acute neurological disorders.

Long is known for his educational writing, primarily focused on workflow optimization and detection error. His first book, Search Pattern: A Systematic Approach to Diagnostic Imaging, is an internationally best-selling text in radiology. His second book, A Brief Guide to the Neuroradiology Fellowship, is one of the most widely used by neuroradiology fellows in the US.

Education & Training

  • Clinical Fellow, Emergency Radiology
    Yale School of Medicine (2022)
  • Chief Fellow, Neuroradiology
    Yale School of Medicine (2021)
  • Chief Resident, Radiology
    Yale School of Medicine (2020)
  • Resident, Radiology
    Yale School of Medicine (2019)
  • MD
    University of Connecticut (2015)

Honors & Recognition

AwardAwarding OrganizationDate
Roentgen Resident/Fellow Research AwardRadiological Society of North America2021
Roentgen Resident/Fellow Research AwardRadiological Society of North America2020
Best in Subspecialty Oral PresentationAmerican Roentgen Ray Society2019

Professional Service

OrganizationRoleDate
Emergency Radiology (Journal)Reviewer2021 - Present

Departments & Organizations