Raghuveer K. Halkar, MD

Professor

Radiology and Imaging Science

Director

Nuclear Medicine, Grady Memorial Hospital

1364 Clifton Road NE

Atlanta, GA 30322

Phone: (404) 712-4843

Email: rhalkar@emory.edu

Dr. Halkar is a board certified Nuclear Medicine physician. He received the Marshall Brucer Award from the Southeastern Chapter of SNMMI in 2012 for his contributions to Nuclear Medicine. He serves on the Board of Directors of the Intersocietal Accreditation Committee (IAC). He also serves as a grant reviewer for DOD and NIH study sections.

  • M.B.B.S.  Government Medical College Bellary- Karnataka –India- 1976
  • M.D.  All India Institute of Medical Sciences-1980 
  • Residency in Nuclear Medicine- Emory University Hospital 1989-1991
  • PET fellowship Creighton University 1991- 1992

Dr. Halkar’s main area of clinical expertise is thyroid cancer and neuroendocrine tumor management. His area of research interest is imaging and therapy with radio labeled folate.

Dr. Halkar speaks Hindi, Kannada and English fluently.