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Please Welcome New Clinical Faculty to the Radiology Department

Please Welcome New Clinical Faculty to the Radiology Department

Starting a new job is never easy.

Starting a new job in a pandemic is… harder.

Dr. Murat Kocaoglu continues his stay with us after the completion of his Second Year Fellowship. He and his family come to us from Cyprus. You can learn more about Dr. Kocaoglu by visiting our Radiology Blog site. Dr. Kocaoglu will be reading general imaging diagnostics and cardiac studies

Dr. Stacey Elangovan is another former fellow who has decided to stay on as faculty and will be working mostly in MSK and the General Imaging section. Dr. Elangovan will be reading general imaging diagnostics and musculoskeletal studies.

You may remember Dr. Nathan Fagan from the graduating class of 2019. Dr. Fagan started at Youngstown State University for his undergraduate degree and transitioned to Northeast Ohio Medical University for his medical degree. He completed his residency in Aultman, also in northern Ohio. He comes to us after completing his Interventional Radiology Fellowship at Nationwide Children’s (Columbus, Ohio). Dr. Fagan will be working primarily in Interventional Radiology and every Wednesday will be doing diagnostic rotation.

Dr. Rama Ayyala hails from The Medical School of Brown University. She received her Bachelor of Science degree in Biomedical Engineering from Boston University and earned her medical degree from Boston University School of Medicine. She has received many awards, including the 2018 Certificate of Merit (RSNA Scientific Poster). She belongs to several professional organizations and societies, such as the Radiological Society of North America (RSNA), Society for Pediatric Radiology (SPR) and American College of Radiology (ACR). Dr. Ayyala will be reading general imaging diagnostics and fetal studies.


Meredith Towbin, copyeditor

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About the author: Glenn Miñano

Glenn Miñano is a media specialist in the Department of Radiology, providing graphic design, photography, printing, video services, and administration of the department’s online properties. His works have been published in several medical articles, such as the American Journal of Radiology and the American Institute of Ultrasound. He has been providing these services to the Radiology Department since 1996.