Robert Herfkens

Robert Herfkens

Radiologist

Imaging Clinic (Radiology)

Imaging Clinic at Blake Wilbur Outpatient Clinic in Palo Alto

Imaging Clinic at Stanford Hospital

Imaging Clinic at Stanford Medicine Imaging Center in Palo Alto

Stanford Hospital

Professional Education

  • Medical Education: Loyola University Marcella Niehoff School of Nursing (1974) IL
  • Fellowship: UCSF Medical Center (1980) CA
  • Fellowship: UCSF Medical Center (1979) CA
  • Board Certification: Diagnostic Radiology, American Board of Radiology (1979)
  • Board Certification: Nuclear Radiology, American Board of Radiology (1980)
  • Residency: UCSF Medical Center (1978) CA
  • Residency: Loyola University Medical Center (1976) IL
  • None, Creighton University, Chemistry
  • M.D., Loyola-Stritch SOM, Medicine (1974)
  • Residency, Loyola-Stritch, Internal Medicine (1976)
  • Residency, UCSF, Radiology (1978)
  • Research Fellowship, UCSF, Nuclear Medicine (1979)

Honors & Awards

  • Chair, Safety Committee, International Society of Magnetic Resonance in Medicine (1996-1997)
  • Fellow, International Society of Magnetic Resonance in Medicine (2001)
  • Lauterbur Award, Society of Computed Body Tomography and MR ('01,02,03,04, 2005,2009)
  • President, International Society of Magnetic Resonance in Medicine (1998-1999)

Administrative Appointments

  • Associate Chair for Clinical Technology, Department of Radiology, Stanford University (2005 - Present)
  • Co-director of PET/CT, Department of Radiology, Stanford University (2002 - 2004)
  • Director of Destination Digital (PACS?digital imaging transfer), Department of Radiology, Stanford University (2001 - Present)
  • Director of MRI, Department of Radiology, Stanford University (1990 - Present)

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