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Josi L. Herren, DO

Academic Title:

Assistant Professor

Primary Appointment:

Diagnostic Radiology and Nuclear Medicine

Education and Training

B.S., Biomedical Engineering, University of Cincinnati (Cum Laude)
D.O., Ohio University Heritage College of Osteopathic Medicine   

Post Graduate Education and Training     

Internship, Medical College of Wisconsin
Residency, Diagnostic and Interventional Radiology, University of Illinois at Chicago


Dr. Herren is board eligible in diagnostic and interventional Radiology. Her clinical and research focus are in the areas of interventional radiology, interventional oncology, portal hypertension and immunology, patient quality and safety. 

Research/Clinical Keywords

interventional radiology, interventional oncology, portal hypertension and immunology

Highlighted Publications

  1. Herren J., Shah K., Patel M., Niemeyer M. Intravascular Ultrasound for Transjugular Intrahepatic Portosystemic Shunt Creation: ‘TIPS’ and Tricks. Seminars in Interventional Radiology. 2023 Jun 16;40(2):212-220.
  2. Park S., Herren J., Gaba R. Re-expansion Pulmonary Edema following Therapeutic Thoracentesis. J Vasc Interventional Radiology. 2023 Feb18;S1051-0443(23)00171-9. Online ahead of print.
  3. Yang, Agrawal, Melitas, Boulay, Herren J., Gaba, Villa. Ectopic Opening of The Bile Duct Into the Duodenal Bulb: Complications of Biliary Drainage. ACG Case Reports 2023;10:e00973. DOI: 10.14309/crj.0000000000000973.
  4. Herren J., H. Chan and Ray C.E. Review and Management of Pericardial Drains. Seminars in Interventional Radiology. Semin Intervention Radiology 2022; 39(03): 271-274 DOI: 10.1055/s-0042-1753523
  5. Gonzalez A., Cooper E., Herren J.,  Lipnik A., Xie K. Diagnostic and Interventional Radiology in the Management of Post-Liver Transplant Vascular Complications. Seminars in Interventional Radiology 2022; 39(05): 537-544. DOI: 10.1055/s-0042-1758113
  6. Kord A, James E, Herren J, Gaba RC, Lokken RP. Esophagopulmonary fistula causing pulmonary arterial pseudoaneurysms and massive hemoptysis. Radiol Case Rep. 2020 May 1;15(7):914-920. DOI: 10.1016/j.radcr.2020.04.032. PMID: 32382378; PMCID: PMC7201158.
  7. Florido C, Herren J, Pandhi MB, Niemeyer MM. Emergent Percutaneous Nephrostomy for Pyonephrosis: A Primer for the On-Call Interventional Radiologist. Semin Intervent Radiol. 2020 Mar;37(1):74-84. doi: 10.1055/s-0039-3401842. Epub 2020 Mar 4. PMID: 32139973; PMCID: PMC7056339.
  8. Herren JL, Disomma N, Ray CE Jr. Hepatocellular Carcinoma: Combined Transarterial Chemoembolization and Ablation. Semin Intervent Radiol. 2019 Aug;36(3):279-284. doi: 10.1055/s-0039-1694066. Epub 2019 Aug 19. PMID: 31435137; PMCID: PMC6699963.
  9. Berger NG, Herren JL, Liu C, Burrow RH, Silva JP, Tsai S, Christians KK, Gamblin TC. Ablation approach for primary liver tumors: Peri-operative outcomes. J Surg Oncol. 2018 Jun;117(7):1493-1499. doi: 10.1002/jso.25019. Epub 2018 Feb 26. PMID: 29484654.
  10. Herren J.and Backes C. Trisomy 9: A Case Report of Neurological Sequelae and Literature Review. American College of Osteopathic Pediatricians eJournal, 2014 Sept;6:5:





Professional Activity

Professional Society Membership

2013-2015       Radiology Interest Group- President and founder for OUHCOM
2013-2017       SIR Medical Student Member- Research Subcommittee
2013-2023       RSNA student and resident member
2015-2021       SIR- Vascular Disease Service Line Member
2015- current  General Member, Society of Interventional Radiology
2017-2021       SIR- IO and Pediatric IR Service Line Member      
2017-2023       SIR- Resident and Fellow Member
2017- current General Member, American Medical Association
2021-2023       SIR Pediatric Section Leader