You are using an older version of Internet Explorer that is not supported on this site. Please upgrade for the best experience.

We are safely resuming in-person appointments. Learn about safety measures, testing, and COVID-19.

Tara Catanzano, MD, FSCBTMR

Dr. Tara CatanzanoDepartment of Radiology
Division of Abdominal Radiology

Institutional Leadership Roles

  • Associate Director of Academic Career Development, Office of Faculty Affairs, University of Massachusetts Medical School-Baystate
  • Program Director, Radiology Residency Program, University of Massachusetts Medical School-Baystate
  • Chair, Research Committee, Department of Radiology, Baystate Medical Center
  • Vice Chair, Graduate Medical Education Committee, University of Massachusetts Medical School-Baystate
  • Chair Elect, Graduate Medical Education Committee, University of Massachusetts Medical School-Baystate
  • Vice Chair for Academic Affairs, Department of Radiology, University of Massachusetts Medical School-Baystate

Academic Appointment

  • Associate Professor of Radiology, University of Massachusetts Medical School-Baystate
  • Adjunct Associate Professor of Radiology, Tufts University School of Medicine

Education and Training

  • Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT
    Fellowship, Abdominal Imaging (2002-2003)
  • Yale New Haven Hospital, New Haven, CT
    • Residency, Diagnostic Radiology (1998-2002)
    • Internship, Internal Medicine (1997-1998)
  • Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland, Dublin, Ireland
    M.D. (1992-1997)

Scholarly Foci

  • Resident education
  • Faculty development
  • Leadership development
  • Abdominal imaging
  • Pediatric imaging

Scholarly Activity

View a list of Dr. Catanzano's publications in the Scholarly Commons repository.

Professional Societies and Leadership Roles (Limit 5)

  • American College of Radiology
    • Commission on Publications and Lifelong Learning
      • Member (2019-present)
    • Commission on Economics – Body Imaging
      • Member (2019-present)
    • ACR–SPR–SSR Practice Parameter for the Performance of Neonatal Sonography (2018-present)
    • ACR–SPR–SSR Practice Parameter for the Performance of Radiography for Scoliosis in Children (2018-present)
  • Society for Advanced Body Imaging
    • Education Committee
      • Chair (2018-present)
      • Member (2016-present)
    • Communications Committee
      • Member (2012-present)
    • Case of the Quarter
      • Founder and Editor (2013-present)
  • Association of Program Directors in Radiology
    • Member (2008-present)
    • Faculty Development Committee
      • Member (2018-present)     
    • Common Program Requirements Ad Hoc Committee
      • Chair (2017-present)
    • Ad Hoc Faculty Development Committee
      • Member (2014-2017)
    • Fellowship Issues Committee
      • Member (2012-2016)
  • Association of University Radiologists
    • Board of Directors
      • Member at Large (2019-2021)

Significant Honors and Awards (Limit 5)

  • General Electric Leading, Empowering and Disrupting Program (SCARD GE LEAD) participant, Society of Chairs of Academic Radiology Departments (2019)
  • Fellow, Society for Advanced Body Imaging (2018)   
  • RadExam Editor Silver Award Level (2017)
  • Teacher of the Year Award, Radiology, Baystate Medical Center (2015)
  • Figley Fellowship Recipient for Radiology Journalism, American Roentgen Ray Society (2005)

Contact Information

Department of Radiology
759 Chestnut Street
Springfield, MA 01199
413-794-3521
tara.catanzano@baystatehealth.org