About Meghna Krishnan

EXPERIENCE

Radiologist
Milwaukee Radiologists Ltd, Milwaukee, WI
2013- Present

Lead Breast Imaging Radiologist
Covenant Medical Center, Waterloo, IA
2013- Present

Assistant Professor of Radiology, Breast and Body Imaging
University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Little Rock, AR
2012-2013

EDUCATION

Fellowship, Breast Imaging
Mallinckrodt Institute of Radiology, Barnes Jewish Hospital, Washington University of St. Louis, MI
2011-2012

Fellowship, Abdominal Imaging
Mallinckrodt Institute of Radiology, Barnes Jewish Hospital, Washington University, St. Louis, MI
2010-2011

Residency, Diagnostic Radiology
Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT
2006-2010

Internship
St. Francis Hospital, Evanston, IL
2005-2006

Masters of Science, Human Computer Interaction (M.S.)
Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, GA
2002-2004

Medical School (M.B.B.S)
Bangalore Medical College, India
1995-2001

LICENSURE & CERTIFICATION

American Board of Radiology Certification (ABR) 2010 (active)
Iowa Medical licence (active)
Wisconsin Medical license (active)
Missouri Medical License 2010-2013
Arkansas State Medical board 2012-2013
Illinois Physician License 2005-2006
Connecticut Physician License 2006-2010
Karnataka State Medical Council, India 2001- Present

AWARDS & RECOGNITION

Examiner, Mock BoardReview (breast imaging) for fourth year Radiology residents at Mallinckrodt Institute of Radiology, Barnes Jewish Hospital, St. Louis, Missouri, 2012

First place, ‘Unknown Case Competition’, Yale New Haven Hospital, Connecticut, 2009

Media coverage of scientific abstract on Breast MRI research (listed under presentations) presented at ARRS 2008 with news articles in media for scientific and public audience, 2008

Media coverage of three oral presentations of the CT radiation research at ARRS2008 (listed below under presentations) with news articles in the CT Digital Community chapter of Auntminnie.com, 2008

Selected as one of 8 trainees, amongst residents and fellows in USA, to participate in the 2008 Introduction to Molecular Imaging Course at the 56th Annual Meeting of the Association of University Radiologists (AUR), March 2008, held at Seattle, Washington, 2008

Participated in the RSNA/ARRS/AUR ‘Introduction to research’ training at RSNA 2007, Chicago, IL, 2007

First place, ‘Unknown Case Competition’, Yale New Haven Hospital, Connecticut, 2007

Intern of the year, St. Francis Hospital at Evanston, Illinois, 2006

Georgia Tech Women’s Forum scholarship, Atlanta, Georgia, 2003

Gold medal for securing first position in Physiology, Pharmacology and Ophthalmology among 1995-2001 set of 255 students in medical school, 2001

Gold Medals at the Bangalore University Convocation, India 2001 for securing the second position among students, first position among female students and highest marks in Physiology, 2001

Honors Program in Genetics January 2001: Gold Certificate for overall excellence 2001 Honors Program in Astronomy and Astrophysics, 2001

Advanced Diploma in Multimedia and Professional Diploma in Web Engineering, Ecommerce and Total.Net from APTECH and Arena Multimedia, Bangalore, India, 2000

Gold medal in Basic Leadership Camp, National Cadet Corps, India, 1996

Prime Minister’s Gold Medal award, National Cadet Corps, India, 1994

PUBLICATIONS/ PRESENTATIONS

Meghna Krishnan, William D. Middleton, Ultrasonographic Evaluation of Right Upper Quadrant Pain in Emergency Departments, Ultrasound Clinics of North America, April 2011,Vol. 6, Issue 2, Pages 149-16

Meghna Krishnan, David Thorsteinsson, Donald Lannin, Carol Lee, The Influence Of Preoperative MRI In The Timing And Type Of Therapy In Women Newly Diagnosed With Breast Cancer , oral presentation of abstract at American Roentgen Ray Society, April 2008, in Washington D.C.

Meghna Krishnan, Tara Catanzano, Preeti Krishnan, High-Radiation, Low-Detection–A Dangerous Equation, oral presentation of abstract at American Roentgen Ray Society, April, 2008, in Washington, D.C.

Meghna Krishnan, Tara Catanzano, Preeti Krishnan, Vulnerable Young in Emergency Departments, oral presentation of abstract at the American Roentgen Ray Society, April 2008, in Washington, D.C.

Meghna Krishnan, Tara Catanzano, Preeti Krishnan, High Radiation, Low Detection–A Pulmonary Angiography CT Saga, oral presentation of abstract at the American Roentgen Ray Society, April, 2008, in Washington, D.C.

Meghna Krishnan, Pooja Sherchan, Altered Mental Status and Muscular Rigidity Due to Antipsychotic medications, poster presentation of a scientific abstract to 29th Annual Meeting, Society of General Internal Medicine, Los Angeles, 2006

Fabio P. Esteves, Andrew Taylor, Amita Manatunga, Russell D. Folks, Meghna Krishnan, and Ernest V. Garcia, 99mTc-MAG3 Renography: Normal Values for MAG3 Clearance and Curve Parameters, Excretory Parameters, and Residual Urine Volume American Journal of Roentgenology, Dec 2006; 187: W610-W617

Ernest V. Garcia, Andrew Taylor, Raghuveer Halkar, Russell Folks, Meghna Krishnan, C. David Cooke, and Eva Dubovsky RENEX: An Expert System for the Interpretation of 99mTc-MAG3 Scans to Detect Renal Obstruction, Journal of Nuclear Medicine 2006 47: 320-329

Shorena Esiashvili, MD, Cesar A. Santana, MD, PhD, Meghna Krishnan, MBBS, MS, Rajender R. Narla, MD, Raghuveer K. Halkar, MD, Ernest V. Garcia, PhD, Emory University, Atlanta, GA, ‘Image of the Month, American Society of Nuclear Cardiology newsletter, Feb 2005

Meghna Krishnan, Cesar A. Santana, Shorena Esiashvili, Carlos E. Balaguera, Raghuveer K.Halkar, Ernest V. Garcia. Emory University, Atlanta, GA, ‘Image of the Month’, American Society of Nuclear Cardiology newsletter, Publication Date: 2004

Meghna Krishnan, John Peifer, Vince Gibson, Accessibility Information to Promote Independence for Wheelchair Users, Rehabilitation Engineering and Assistive Technology Society of North America, Publication Date: 06 / 2004

Vince Gibson , John Peifer, Meghna Krishnan, Mobile Accessibility Guide, Rehabilitation Engineering and Assistive Technology Society of North America, Publication Date: 06 / 2004

Sreedevi Hegde, Meghna Krishnan, Kalyani G.S, The Indian Journal of Pediatrics,The study of congenital malformations in a referral hospital-Indira Gandhi Institute of Child Health, Bangalore, Presentation Date: 2004

Geetha Viswanathan, Meghna Krishnan, Kalyani G.S, The study of dermatoglyphics and pulmonary tuberculosis, The Journal of Ecobiology, Publication Date: 2002 , Volume: 14 (3), Pages: 205-210

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