On Thursday, October 3, Dr. Daniel Picus, M.D., Professor and Vice Chair of Radiology at Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis, delivered the 11th annual Tegtmeyer Lecture at the UVA Department of Radiology and Medical Imaging. Dr. Picus’ talk was entitled “Complications of Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy:The Role of Interventional Radiology.”
Dr. Picus is a nationally recognized leader in interventional radiology. He founded the Section of Vascular and Interventional Radiology at Washington University, which now performs over 1,500 procedures a month, and currently leads the Division of Diagnostic Radiology while still maintaining an active interventional radiology practice. He was the editor of the Journal of Vascular and Interventional Radiology from 1995-2000, and is a Fellow of the Americna College of Radiology and the Society of Interventional Radiology. Dr. Picus has also been recognized as a dedicated teacher and compassionate clinician.
The annual Tegtmeyer Lecture is supported by an educational endowed fund in honor of the late Dr. Charles J. Tegtmeyer, M.D.
Enjoy these photos from this year’s lecture: