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■ Training & Education ■ Leadership

Julianna Czum, MD (@JuliannaCzumMD), is division director of cardiothoracic imaging at Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center in Lebanon, New Hampshire, and assistant professor of radiology and cardiology at the Geisel School of Medicine, in nearby Hanover.  She is the current Bruce Hillman Fellow in Scholarly Publishing and serves on JACR’s editorial board.

A Devilish Dilemma: Carrots or Sticks?

If your leadership decision has unintended negative consequences, how do you right the ship?

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Radiology Firing Line - Steroids

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’Roid (Not Quite) Rage: The Controversy Surrounding Pre-Medication for Contrast Reactions

Skepticism about the appropriateness of steroid premedication to prevent severe contrast reactions

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To Screen or Not to Screen, That Is the Question

Join a conversation about why screening of asymptomatic patients for cancer remains contentious.

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Sidd Finch and the Hillman Fellowship

An experience that exceeds expectations is one worth applying for.

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Recognize the Champions Among Us

Nominate a colleague who leads the way to appropriate care every day.

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Radiology Firing Line - New Faculty Member

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So, You’re Shiny New Junior Faculty: Now What?

Transitioning from radiology trainee to newly-minted faculty member

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CT Radiation: How Low Should You Go?

What is the right amount of ionizing radiation needed to create diagnostic-quality medical images? 

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Radiology Firing Line: The Intern Year

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The Intern Year Before Radiology Residency: Valuable or Useless?

Academic radiology programs are discussing new (and possibly improved) ways for radiologists-to-be to gain clinical experience during their training years.

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I recently retired after a 40 year career as a diagnostic radiologist in a busy hospital practice. I did a year of internal medici... Read More
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Glass Ceilings: Anyone Have a Sledgehammer Handy?

​Crack! That's the sound of progress. How many cracks will it take before the glass ceiling shatters?

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A Doctor’s Dilemma: Treating Family Members as Patients

Should we treat patients like our family — or treat our family like patients?

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Can no longer read a family member films and bill for it New rule
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Guest — Julianna Czum MD
Thank you "msgelette@comcast.net" for reading JACR blog and for commenting on this post. JACR blog readers would greatly appreciat... Read More
Monday, 27 June 2016 18:05
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Radiology Firing Line - Virtual Colonoscopy

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CT Colonography or Bust

Is CT colonography the future of colorectal cancer screening or is it a sinking ship?

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Scholarly Journals Versus Advertorials: The New Health Care Battlefront

The health care information patients read may have more to do with search engines than quality.

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Reinventing Access to Medical Journals

When the cause is noble, engaged people join forces to do good.

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Crossword Answers

JACR ​Crossword Answers:
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When Is a Blogpost Not a Blogpost?

When it's a puzzle.

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Radiology Firing Line - Gatekeeping

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