Joseph R Grajo, MD

Assistant Professor, Abdominal Imaging
Vice Chair for Research
Associate Program Director, Diagnostic Radiology Residency Program
Program Director, Abdominal Imaging Fellowship
Director of Body MRI

Degrees
MD: Northeast Ohio Medical University; Rootstown, OH
BS: Youngstown State University; Youngstown, OH

Training
Fellowship: Massachusetts General Hospital – Harvard Medical School; Boston, MA (Abdominal Imaging)
Residency: University of South Florida; Tampa, FL (Chief Resident)

Clinical and Research Areas of Interest
Multiparametric prostate MRI with MR/US fusion biopsy
Elastography of the liver for staging fibrosis
MR staging of rectal cancer
Liver MRI following transarterial radioembolization
Noninvasive classification of renal tumors
Imaging of inflammatory bowel disease
Dual Energy CT
Abdominal/pelvic MRI protocol development & structured reporting
Resident/medical student education & research mentoring

Honors and Awards

  • 2017 Urology Faculty Teaching Award
  • 2016 UF College of Medicine Housestaff Teaching Award – Department of Radiology
  • 2016 UF College of Medicine Exemplary Teacher
  • 2014 RSNA Roentgen Resident/Fellow Research Award (University of South Florida)
  • 2013 Morsani College of Medicine Outstanding Resident Poster Presentation Award (University of South Florida)
  • 2012 RSNA Roentgen Resident/Fellow Research Award (University of South Florida)
  • 2012 Introduction to Academic Radiology Program participant, American Roentgen Ray Society Annual Meeting, Vancouver, BC
  • 2012 Siemens-AUR Radiology Resident Academic Development (SARRAD) Program participant, Association of University Radiologists, San Antonio, TX
  • 2009 William H. Falor Award for Most Outstanding Research (Northeast Ohio Medical University)
  • 2009 Most Outstanding Alum (Youngstown State University/Northeast Ohio Medical University)
  • 2007 RSNA Certificate of Merit Award
  • 2005 Annual Anatomy Competition Award Winner (Northeast Ohio Medical University)

Publications
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Contact Information
Department of Radiology
College of Medicine
University of Florida
Post Office Box 100374
Gainesville, Florida 32610-0374
352-265-0291 Phone
352-265-0279 FAX
grajjr@radiology.ufl.edu