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Ronald Van Heertum, MD

VP Emeritus, Oncologic & Molecular Imaging

Dr. Van Heertum recently retired from Bioclinica, and maintains an honorary title of VP Emeritus, Oncologic & Molecular Imaging. During his 6-year tenure at Bioclinica, he was responsible for the management and implementation of all Molecular Imaging aspects.  

Prior to Bioclinica, Dr. Van Heertum was Professor and Executive Vice Chairman/CAO, Department of Radiology at Columbia University College of Physicians & Surgeons as well as Director of Nuclear Medicine and PET. In this position, he participated in many clinical trials in oncology, neurology, and psychiatry, and established an international reputation in SPECT and PET imaging. He has authored and co-authored over 200 publications and is the editor of a book on Brain Imaging, which is now in its 4th Edition. He has been an active member of the RSNA, American College of Radiology where he is an FACR, and the Society of Nuclear Medicine.