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Pablo R. Ros, MD, MPH, PhD

Theodore J. Castele University Professor and Chairman Department of Radiology; Secondary Appointments: Pathology, Case Western Reserve University; Radiologist-in-Chief, University Hospitals Health System 216.983.4829 (o)

Department of Radiology
Case Western Reserve University
Mail Stop: BSH 5056
11100 Euclid Avenue
Cleveland, OH 44106

Research Interests

  • Radiologic-pathologic correlation in abdominal diseases, using primarily CT, MRI, PET/CT and PET/MRI imaging findings and underlying pathology
  • Development of CT, MRI and PET/CT abdominal and gastrointestinal contrast agents
  • Health Services Research in Radiology in population health, compensation plans, key performance indicators and other management topics
  • Evaluation and efficiency of a synthetic human secretin, RG1068, assisted CT and MRI scans for improving pancreatic enhancement and tumor conspicuity. This study is conducted within the Global Imaging Innovation Center with funding from a Ohio Third Frontier Grant

  • PhD, Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona, Departament de Medicina
  • MPH, Harvard University School of Public Health
  • MD, Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona, Facultat de Medicina
  • BS, Colegio Sagrado Corazon
  • Honorary Member, Japan Radiological Society, 2015
  • Honorary Member, Argentinian Society of Radiology, 2013
  • Honorary Member, German Radiological Society, 2006
  • Honorary Member, French Radiological Society, 2005
  • Radiology Editor's Recognition Award for reviewing with Distinction, 1992-2003
  • Honorary Member, French Canadian Radiological Society, 2003
  • Honorary Member, Chicago Radiological Society, 2003
  • Honorary Member, Cuban Radiological Society, 2003
  • Honorary Member, Ecuadorian Radiological Society, 2002
  • Gold Medal, Interamerican College of Radiology, 2002
  • Honorary Member, Royal Belgian Radiological Society, 2001
  • Gold Medal, Fundacion Congreso Internacional de Radiologia, Madrid, Spain, 2000
  • Schinz Medal and Honorary Membership, Swiss Society of Medical Radiology, 2000
  1. Avril NE, Ros PR, (Editors). Seminars in Roentgenology. Combining PET with MRI-PART I. Elsevier. Volume 49, No. 3. July 2014
  2. Avril NE, Ros PR, (Editors). Seminars in Roentgenology. Combining PET with MRI-PART II. Volume 49, No 4. October 2014
  3. Hamm B, Ros PR, (Editors). Abdominal Imaging. Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg. Volumes 1-4. September 2013
  4. Ros PR, Mortele K, Pelsser V, Thomas S: CT/MRI of the Abdomen and Pelvis: A Teaching File. 3rd Edition. Wolters Klumer/ Lippincott, Williams and Wilkins. Philadelphia, PA 2013
  5. Carrio I, Ros PR, (Editors). PET/MRI: Methodology and Clinical Applications. Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg. January 2014
  6. Vilanova JC, Luna A, Ros PR (Editors).  Learning Genitourinary and Pelvic Imaging.  Learning Imaging.  Springer-Verlag Berlin, Heidelberg, 2012.
  7. Ribes R, Luna A, Ros PR. (Editors):  Learning Abdominal Imaging. Learning Diagnostic Imaging Series. Springer-Verlag, Berlin-Heidelberg, 2012
  8. Ribes RR, Luna A, Ros PR (Editors).  Learning Diagnostic Imaging: 100 essential cases.  Springer-Verlag, Berlin-Heidelberg 2010