About Garry Choy MD
I am a radiologist (Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School) and co-founder of iRadX.org
International Radiology Exchange: Medical Imaging Solutions and Outreach for Non-Profit Medical Organizations.
We are a nonprofit organization providing radiology interpretation and imaging expertise to humanitarian medical organizations as well as physicians in developing world. Our group is comprised of subspecialized academic radiologists, radiology residents and fellows, other healthcare professionals and imaging technologists.
Role(s) / Profession(s)
- Administrator (CEO, COO, President, Executive)
Harvard Medical School
Website: http://hms.harvard.edu/hms/home.asp Type: Academic Institution Country: United States About: Harvard Medical School’s (HMS) mission is to create and nurture a diverse community of the best people committed to leadership in alleviating human suffering caused by disease. Students and more than 7,500 full-time faculty in 11 academic departments located on the School's Boston campus, in one of 47 hospital-based clinical departments at 18 Harvard-affiliated teaching hospitals and research institutes, or at 30 research centers, divisions, and institutes, advance the School’s mission every day. Within HMS, the Department of Global Health and Social Medicine (DGHSM) works in close collaboration with the GHD project teams, from participating in GHDonline communities to developing the GHD academic platform.
International Radiology Exchange
Website: http://www.iradx.org/ Type: Non-Governmental Organization Country: United States About: International Radiology Exchange is a nonprofit organization providing radiology interpretation and imaging expertise to humanitarian medical organizations as well as physicians in developing world. iRADX is comprised of subspecialized academic radiologists, radiology residents and fellows, other healthcare professionals and imaging technologists.
Massachusetts General Hospital - MGH
Website: http://www.mgh.harvard.edu/ Type: Medical Institution Country: United States About: Founded in 1811, Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH) is the third oldest general hospital in the United States and the oldest and largest in New England. The 900-bed medical center offers sophisticated diagnostic and therapeutic care in virtually every specialty and subspecialty of medicine and surgery. Each year, MGH admits more than 46,000 inpatients and handles nearly 1.5 million outpatient visits at its main campus and at its four health centers: in the Back Bay, Charlestown, Chelsea and Revere. Its Emergency Department records nearly 80,000 visits annually. MGH is the only hospital in the United States to hold concurrent Level 1 verification for adult and pediatric trauma and burn care. The surgical staff performs more than 35,000 operations and the MGH Vincent Obstetrics Service delivers more than 3,500 babies each year.
Partners HealthCare System
Website: http://www.partners.org/ Type: For-Profit Organization Country: United States About: Partners HealthCare was founded in 1994 by Brigham and Women's Hospital and Massachusetts General Hospital. Partners is an integrated health care system that offers patients a continuum of coordinated high-quality care. The system includes primary care and specialty physicians, community hospitals, the two founding academic medical centers, specialty facilities, community health centers, and other health-related entities. Partners HealthCare is a non-profit organization.
- United States
Garry Choy MD replied to "Member Spotlight: Dr. Camilo Erazo, Social Media and Health, June 13-17" in the Health IT community.
Hi Joseph, That is very interesting -- perhaps you can publish this in Journal of Digital Imaging. If you want to also continue these remote teaching sessions, I'd also be glad to get together radiologists in the USA who can do skype/etc. Best regards, Garry If any specific questions, contact ...
- None at this time.