New Faces & Appointments
The department is proud to welcome April Carter back to Radiology. She began her Emory career with Radiology in 1997 working in the breast center as a Mammography Technologist Supervisor. Over the years, April went on to expand her clinical and technical skills by working in various roles within the information technology realm. She now re-joins Emory Radiology as a Business Analyst IV. In this role, she will be working closely with Dr. Nabile Safdar and the Division of Informatics on process improvement, workflow analysis, and project coordination. She will be responsible for leading and coordinating the development of technology plans and strategies such as orders to scheduling.
In 1996, Dr. Karen E. Dill completed her medical degree at the Loyola University Stritch School of Medicine. She completed residencies in obstetrics and gynecology at Lutheran General Hospital in 1997, psychiatry at the University of Illinois in 1998, radiology at St. Francis Hospital in 2001, and served as Chief Resident, Radiology at the St. Francis Hospital in 2002. Dr. Dill completed fellowships in cardiovascular and interventional radiology at Northwestern University in 2004, cardiovascular imaging at Northwestern University in 2005, and thoracic imaging at the University of Chicago in 2010. Prior to Emory, Dr. Dill held positions at University of Massachusetts and the University of Chicago. Dr. Dill’s primary clinical/scholarly focus is cardiothoracic imaging.
Dr. Faramarz Edalat completed his medical degree at Boston University School of Medicine in 2009, his internship in general surgery at Boston University Medical Center in 2010, and his residency in diagnostic radiology at Emory University in 2016. He completed a fellowship in vascular and interventional radiology at Brown University in 2017. Prior to joining Emory, Dr. Edalat held positions at Aurora Health Care Medical Group. His primary clinical/scholarly focus is interventional radiology and image-guided medicine.
Amy Fioramonte, PhD
Assistant Director, Radiology Education Programs
Amy Fioramonte is the new Assistant Director, Radiology Education Programs. She joins us from the University of South Florida where she was in graduate medical education for nine years. Amy is a member of the Academy of Communication in Healthcare and the American Association for Applied Linguistics. She looks forward to using her skills and expertise to develop the radiology education programs.
Aine Marie Kelly
Dr. Aine Marie Kelly earned her medical degree with a concentration in medicine, surgery and obstetrics at Trinity College in 1992. She completed a residency in pulmonology and endocrinology at Federated Dublin Teaching Hospitals in 1995 followed by a fellowship in endocrinology in 1996. She completed a residency in diagnostic radiology at the Leeds Bradford Radiology Training Scheme in 2001 and a thoracic imaging fellowship at the University of Michigan in 2002. In 2004, Dr. Kelly completed a body MRI fellowship at the University of Michigan. Prior to joining Emory in 2019, she held positions at St. James’s Hospital, Monaghan General Hospital, St. Columkille’s Hospital, and Ann Arbor VA Hospital. Her primary clinical/scholarly focus is cardiothoracic radiology imaging.
Dr. Manohar Kuruva earned his medical degree from the Kurnool Medical College in 2007 and received specialized training in nuclear and PET, PGIMER in 2013. He completed his residency in diagnostic radiology at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences and completed a fellowship in neuroradiology at the Duke University Medical Center. Dr. Kuruva’s clinical focus is in nuclear medicine and molecular imaging, which is his primary home division, and neuroradiology.
In 2013, Dr. Andres Su completed his doctor of medicine degree at the Tufts University School of Medicine in Boston. He completed his residency in diagnostic radiology at Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai in New York in 2018. He completed his fellowship in neuroradiology at the Emory University School of Medicine in June 2019.
Informatics Education Coordinator
The department is happy to announce that Donna Thompson has been promoted to Informatics Education Coordinator. In this role, Donna will be working with our IT and clinical teams to streamline our training initiatives and improve clinical workflow. In previous roles, Donna was a front desk supervisor at Executive Park. She then moved to Emory University Orthopedics and Spine Hospital in an administrative role supporting technical operations. Donna received her bachelor’s degree from American Intercontinental University in healthcare management and received her Six Sigma Green Belt certification from Emory.
In 2012, Dr. Christopher Travis Watterson completed his medical degree at the Virginia Commonwealth University School of Medicine, Medical College of Virginia. He completed his residency in diagnostic radiology at the Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in 2017, his fellowship in pediatric radiology at the Boston Children’s Hospital, Harvard University in 2018, and his fellowship in neuroradiology and pediatric neuroradiology at Emory University in 2020. Dr. Watterson’s primary clinical/scholarly focus is in neuroradiology.
Dr. Philip Wong completed his medical degree at the University of Florida College of Medicine in 2013. He went on to complete his residency in diagnostic radiology in 2018 and his fellowship in musculoskeletal radiology in 2019 from Emory. His primary clinical/scholarly focus is musculoskeletal radiology. Dr. Wong has published articles on skeletal radiology and clinical imaging.