Shreyas Vasanawala, MD/PhD

Shreyas Vasanawala, MD/PhD


William R. Brody Professor of Pediatric Radiology and Child Health

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Dr. Vasanawala received his bachelor's degree in mathematics from Caltech, and then completed his medical training and PhD at Stanford. His research efforts are focused on developing fast and quantitative MRI methods. He serves as the Director of MRI at Stanford Children's. He also serves as the division Chief of Pediatric Radiology, Associate Chair of Radiology, and the Radiologist-in-Chief for Pediatric Radiology.

Professional Summary

Education & Certifications
  • Internship: Stanford University Dept of Surgery (2002) CA
  • Fellowship: Stanford University - Fellowship (2007) CA
  • Residency: Stanford University - Fellowship (2006) CA
  • Fellowship: Children's Hospital Medical Center (2006) OH
  • Medical Education: Stanford University School of Medicine (2001) CA
  • Board Certification: American Board of Radiology, Diagnostic Radiology (2006)
  • Board Certification: American Board of Radiology, Pediatric Radiology (2008)
  • Fellowship: Hospital for Sick Children (2007) Canada

Honors & Awards
  • Tashia and John Morgridge Faculty Endowed Scholar in Pediatric Translational Medicine, Child Health Research Institute

  • Member, ISMRM (1997 - Present)
  • Member, Society for Pediatric Radiology (2007 - Present)
  • Fellow, American Institute for Medical and Biological Engineering (2019 - Present)
  • Member, American Society for Clinical Investigation (2019 - Present)

Administrative Appointments
  • Associate Chair, Radiology, Stanford (2021 - Present)
  • Chief, Body MRI, Stanford (2011 - 2021)
  • Director of MRI, Stanford Hospital and Clinics (2017 - 2021)
  • Division Chief, Pediatric Radiology, Stanford (2021 - Present)
  • Radiologist in Chief, Stanford Childrens (2021 - Present)


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Practice Locations

Hypertension Center Stanford, CA
Stanford, CA

300 Pasteur Drive, 1st Floor, Suite A11

Stanford , CA 94305

(650) 723-6961

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