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Elana B. Smith, MD

Academic Title:

Associate Professor

Primary Appointment:

Diagnostic Radiology and Nuclear Medicine

Administrative Title:

Associate Vice Chair of Diversity

Additional Title:

Assistant Diagnostic Radiology Residency Program Director

Education and Training

2014-2015: Fellowship, Neuroradiology, Thomas Jefferson University Hospital 

2010-2014: Residency, Diagnostic Radiology, Atantic Health System 

2009-2010: Internship, Transitional Year, Christiana Care Health System

2004-2009: M.D., UMDNJ- Robert Wood Johnson Medical School 

1999-2001: B.M., Temple University 

Research/Clinical Keywords

Medical Education, Neuroradiology, Emergency Radiology, Trauma Radiology

Highlighted Publications

Smith EB, Lewis P, Benefield T, Catanzano TM, Khan MJ, Nyberg E, Jordan S. Auditing RadExam: Employing Psychometrics to Improve Exam Quality. Acad Radiol. 2021 Oct;28(10):1389-1398. doi: 10.1016/j.acra.2020.05.037. 

Smith EB, Gellatly M, Schwartz CJ, Jordan S. Training Radiology Residents, Bloom Style. Acad Radiol. 2020 Sep 10:S1076-6332(20)30494-3. doi: 10.1016/j.acra.2020.08.013.

McRoy C, Patel L, Gaddam DS, Rothenberg S, Herring A, Hamm J, Chelala L, Weinstein J, Smith E, Awan O. Radiology Education in the Time of COVID-19: A Novel Distance Learning Workstation Experience for Residents. Acad Radiol. 2020 Oct;27(10):1467-1474. doi: 10.1016/j.acra.2020.08.001. 

Smith E, Boscak A. A virtual emergency: learning lessons from remote medical student education during the COVID-19 pandemic. Emerg Radiol. 2021 Jun;28(3):445-452. doi: 10.1007/s10140-020-01874-2. 

Smith EB, Gardner K, Talekar KS, Flanders AE, Zoga AC. Oh, My Aching Back! A Review of Spinal Arthropathies: Musculoskeletal Imaging. Radiographics. 2016 May-Jun;36(3):935-6. doi: 10.1148/rg.2016150194.