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Liane Philpotts, MD, FACR

Professor of Radiology and Biomedical Imaging; Section Chief, Breast Imaging Eastern Region, Radiology & Biomedical Imaging

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Liane Philpotts, MD, FACR

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Mailing Address

  • Radiology & Biomedical Imaging

    PO Box 208042, Tompkin's East 2

    New Haven, CT, 06520-8042

    United States

Liane Philpotts
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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
  • Board Certification
    AB of Radiology, Diagnostic Radiology (1995)

Honors & Recognition

AwardAwarding OrganizationDate
Best DoctorsConnecticut Magazine2019
FellowAmerican College of Radiology2016
Editor’s Recognition Award for Distinction in ReviewingRadiology2003
Editor’s Recognition Award for Reviewing with “Special Distinction”Radiology2001, 2002
Editor’s Recognition Award for Distinction in ReviewingRadiology2000
Editor’s Recognition Award for Distinction in ReviewingRadiology1997
NSERC Summer Research AwardNSERC1984
Faculty ScholarMcGill University, Montreal, Canada1980, 1983
National Honor Society of U.S. Secondary Schools1979, 1980
Associate EditorRadiology
FellowSociety of Breast Imaging

Departments & Organizations