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

Tara Catanzano, MD, FSABI, FAUR, FACR

Portrait of Dr. Tara CatanzanoDepartment of Radiology
Division of Abdominal Radiology

Institutional Leadership Roles

  • Interim Chief Faculty Officer, Office of Faculty Affairs at UMass Chan Medical School-Baystate
  • Vice Chair, Department of Radiology at UMass Chan Medical School-Baystate

Academic Appointment

  • Professor of Radiology at UMass Chan Medical School-Baystate   

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)
  • Hofstra University, Hempstead, NY
    B.A., Biology (1989-1992)

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

  • American College of Radiology
    • Commission on Publications and Lifelong Learning (2019-present)
    • RadExam Editorial Board (2018-present)
    • Panel on Appropriateness Criteria-Urologic Imaging 1 (2022-2026)
    • Subcommittee on CME and SAMs Compliance-Education (2021-2025)
    • AIRP Advisory Committee-COE (2021-2023)
    • Commission on Economics - Body Imaging (2019-2023)
  • Society for Advanced Body Imaging
    • Education Committee
      • Chair (2018-present)
      • Member (2016-present)        
    • Case of the Quarter
      • Founder and Editor (2013-present)
    • Communications Committee
      • Member (2012-present)
  • Association of Program Directors in Radiology    
    • Faculty Development Committee
      • Member (2018-present)     
    • Common Program Requirements Ad Hoc Committee
      • Chair (2017-present)
    • Ad Hoc Faculty Development Committee
      • Member (2014-present)
    • Member (2008-present)
  • Alliance of Clinician Educators in Radiology
    • President (2024-2025)
    • Vice President (2023-2024)
    • Secretary (2022-2023)
    • Treasurer (2021-2022)
  • Association of University Radiologists
    • AUR Mentorship Program
      • Director (2022)

Significant Honors and Awards (Limit 5)

  • Fellow, American College of Radiology (2023)
  • Fellow, Association of University Radiologists (2023)
  • Alliance of Clinician Educators in Radiology Achievement Award, Association of University Radiologists (2022)
  • Bruce Hillam Fellowship for Radiology Journalism, Journal of the American College of Radiology (2021-2022) 
  • General Electric Leading, Empowering and Disrupting Program (SCARD GE LEAD) participant, Society of Academic Radiology Departments (2019)

Contact Information

Department of Radiology
759 Chestnut Street
Springfield, MA 01199

(Updated May 2023)