Philadelphia University + Thomas Jefferson University

Advisory Board & Councils

The Advisory Board and Councils (Scientific and Educational) of the Institute consist of outstanding individuals selected from the medical, scientific, governmental, healthcare and corporate communities. Each member of the Board or Council has achieved a unique level of preeminence in his or her field. Board members review the Institute's plans and initiatives and advise on operations and opportunities for further development. The Advisory Councils provide advice and support for the Institute's research and educational efforts.

Institute Advisory Board

  • Barry B. Goldberg, MD, director, Jefferson Ultrasound Research and Education Institute
  • Lewis W. Bluemle Jr., MD, president emeritus, Thomas Jefferson University
  • Vijay M. Rao, MD, Chair, Department of Radiology
  • Thomas J. Lewis, senior vice president for healthcare administration and chief executive officer, Thomas Jefferson University Hospital
  • Donald E. Meads, emeritus trustee, Thomas Jefferson University
  • Edward Ray, chairman and chief executive officer (retired), Interspec, Inc.

Scientific Advisory Council

  • Morimichi Fukuda, MD, professor and chairman, division of ultrasound and medical electronics, Sapporo Medical College Hospital, Sapporo, Japan
  • John M. Reid, PhD, Calhoun Professor of Biomedical Engineering and Science, Drexel University
  • P. N. T. Wells, Dsc, chief physicist, United Bristol House Care Trust, department of medical physics, Bristol General Hospital, Bristol, England
  • Marvin C. Ziskin, MD, director, Center for Biomedical Physics and professor of radiology, Temple University Medical College

Education Advisory Council

  • Licinio Angelini, MD, professor of general surgery, University of Rome, Rome, Italy
  • George R. Leopold, MD, professor and chairman, department of radiology, University of California Medical Center, San Diego
  • Philip E. S. Palmer, MD, FRCP, emeritus professor of radiology, University of California, Davis
  • Francis Weill, MD, professor of radiology, Chef de Service au Centre Hospitalier, Besançon, France
  • Zhi-Zhang Xu, MD, president, Society of Ultrasound in Medicine, Chinese Medical Association, Shanghai Medical University, Shanghai, China