Curtis P. Langlotz, MD, PhD, FACMI, FSIIM

Dr. Langlotz, serves as Professor and Vice Chair for Informatics in the Department of Radiology at the University of Pennsylvania, and is responsible for the informatics activities supporting the department’s clinical, research, and educational missions.   As Associate Chief Medical Information Officer (CMIO) for Medical Imaging at the University of Pennsylvania Health System (UPHS), he works with corporate information services to manage enterprise imaging activities.  He has a longstanding interest in the development of standardized radiology reporting systems that facilitate imaging decision support for radiologists.  His NIH-funded biomedical informatics research program develops novel clinical information tools, evaluates their effectiveness, and commercializes and disseminates the resulting technologies.

Dr. Langlotz has authored over 100 scientific publications in the fields of biomedical informatics and comparative effectiveness research.   He is a founder and Past President of the Radiology Alliance for Health Services Research (RAHSR), a former Chair of the Society for Imaging Informatics in Medicine (SIIM), and a former board member of the Association of University Radiologists (AUR).  He serves as a member of the RSNA Radiology Informatics Committee and has been elected a Fellow of the American College of Medical Informatics, and of the College of SIIM Fellows. During his SIIM presidency, SIIM founded the American Board of Imaging Informatics, and established a formal certification and education program for imaging informatics professionals.

Dr. Langlotz and his trainees have received numerous awards, including the Lee B. Lusted Student Prize from the Society for Medical Decision Making, the Memorial Award from the Association of University Radiologists, the Roger Bauman Award from SIIM, the Best Paper Award from the Journal of Digital Imaging, and three GE-AUR Radiology Research Academic Fellowship (GERRAF) Awards.


Curtis P. Langlotz, MD, PhD
Radiology Administration, Penn Tower Lobby Level
399 South 34th Street, Suite 100
Philadelphia, PA  19104
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