Marta Heilbrun, MD, MS

Vice Chair for Quality

Department of Radiology and Imaging Sciences

Emory University Hospital

1364 Clifton Road NE

Atlanta, GA 30322


Dr. Heilbrun is an Abdominal Radiologist and has served as the Vice Chair for Quality and a member of the Executive Committee in the Emory Department of Radiology and Imaging Sciences since October 2017.  She is a member of the Emory Hospital Peer Review Committee. She was previously an Associate Professor of Radiology, Biomedical Informatics, and Surgery, and Program Director of the Radiology Residency at the University of Utah School of Medicine. In her prior position she was active in multiple institutional service roles, including as a member of the Internal Advisory Committee for the Center for Clinical Translational Science, the Graduate Medical Education Value Council, and the Physician Advisory Council (oversight for Epic rollout).  Further, she leads several key committees and initiatives at the national level, including chairing the Membership Committee for the Association of University Radiologists, serving as President of the Radiology Alliance for Health Services Research 2017-18, chairing the American College of Radiology’s Appropriateness Criteria Methodology Subcommittee, and chairing the Structured Reporting Subcommittee for the Radiological Society of North America and is a member of the Radiology Informatics Committee of the Radiological Society of North America.  She serves on the Board of Directors for the Association of University Radiologists.  Beyond radiology, Dr. Heilbrun serves as a Technical Expert for the American College of Emergency Physicians in in developing evidence-based performance measures for Clinical Emergency Data Registries. 

Medical School: University of Utah School of Medicine, Salt Lake City, UT

Internship: Stanford University, Stanford, CA

Residency: Wake Forest University, Winston-Salem, NC

Fellowship: University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT

  • Abdominal Imaging
  • Evidence-based medicine
  • Health services research methods
  • Standardized reporting
  • Educational methods
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