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Stephen O'Connor, MD

oconnorstephenDepartment of Radiology

Institutional Leadership Roles

  • Vice Chair of Quality, Department of Radiology

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

  • Boston Children's Hospital, Boston, MA
    Fellowship, Pediatric Radiology (1995-1997)
  • Tripler Army Medical Center, Honolulu, HI
    Residency, Diagnostic Radiology (1991-1995)
  • Walter Reed Army Medical Center, Washington, DC
    Internship (1990-1991)
  • Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA   
    M.D. (1986-1990)
  • Boston University, Boston, MA
    B.A., Biology (1982-1985)

Scholarly Foci

  • Evidence-based reporting in diagnostic radiology
  • Fetal MRI
  • Radiation stewardship in diagnostic imaging
  • Resident education

Scholarly Activity

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

Professional Societies and Leadership Roles (Limit 5)

  • Radiological Society of North America
    • Member (1991-present)
    • Hands-on Courses
      • Refresher Course Track
        • Chair (2015-present)
        • Vice Chair (2014-2015)
  • Society for Pediatric Radiology
    • Member (1997-present)
    • Publications Committee
      • Member (1997-2003)
    • Informatics Committee
      • Member (2001-2002)
    • Physician Workforce Committee
      • Member (1998-2002)
  • American Board of Radiology
    • Exam Developer: Diagnostic Radiology Certifying and Maintenance of Certification, Pediatric Radiology (2013-2017)
  • American Medical Association
    • Member (2013-present)
  • American College of Radiology
    • Member (2009-present)

Significant Honors and Awards (Limit 5)

  • Excellence in Leadership Award, Department of Radiology, Baystate Medical Center (2016, 2018, 2019)
  • Teacher of the Year Award, Department of Radiology, Baystate Medical Center (2004, 2008, 2012)
  • Teacher of the Year Award, Department of Radiology, Tripler Army Medical Center (2003)
  • Meritorious Service Medal, United States Army (2003)
  • Army Commendation Medal for Excellence in Resident Education (2002)

Contact Information

Department of Radiology
759 Chestnut Street
Springfield, MA 01199
413-794-4644
Stephen.O'Connor@baystatehealth.org