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Sowmya Mahalingam, MBBS, MD

Assistant Professor of Radiology and Biomedical Imaging; Director of Education, Emergency Radiology; Fellowship Director, Emergency Radiology

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Sowmya Mahalingam, MBBS, MD



Dr. Mahalingam is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Radiology and Biomedical Imaging at Yale University School of Medicine. She completed her residency in Diagnostic Radiology at Yale Diagnostic Radiology and accepted a faculty position in the Section of Emergency Radiology. She holds fellowships in Abdominal Imaging from the University of Washington,Seattle and in Neuroradiology from the George Washington University, Washington, DC. Her research interests include traumatic injuries to the head and neck, imaging of dementia and neurodegenerative disorders. In addition to her clinical and research activities, she is actively involved in teaching radiology to residents in Radiology and Emergency Medicine.

Education & Training

  • Resident
    Yale University School of Medicine (2018)
  • Internship
    Saint Vincent Hospital (2015)
  • Neuoradiology
    George Washington University (2014)
  • Abdominal Imaging
    University of Washington (2013)
  • MD
    All India Institute of Medical Sciences, RadioDiagnosis (2009)
  • MBBS
    Madras Medical College, Medical School (2006)

Professional Service

Current Problems in Diagnostic RadiologyAssociate Editor2021 - Present
American Journal of RadiologyReviewer2018 - Present
Clinical ImagingReviewer2018 - Present
Current Problems in Diagnostic RadiologyReviewer2018 - Present

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