Diego Jaramillo, MD, MPH

Diego Jaramillo, MD, MPH

Diego Jaramillo, MD, MPH

Specialties: Pediatric Radiology
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622 West 168th Street
New York, NY 10032
US

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About Diego Jaramillo, MD, MPH


Dr. Diego Jaramillo is a pediatric radiologist within the Department of Radiology, director of MRI at Morgan Stanley Children’s Hospital, and Professor of Radiology at Columbia University. His greatest expertise and scientific contributions are in the areas of imaging of musculoskeletal disorders of childhood and pediatric magnetic resonance imaging (MRI).Dr. Jaramillo earned his medical degree from Pontificia Universidad Javeriana in Bogotá, Colombia. His residency in diagnostic radiology was conducted at the University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, followed by a fellowship in pediatric radiology at Harvard Medical School/Boston Children’s Hospital in Massachusetts. H...
Dr. Diego Jaramillo is a pediatric radiologist within the Department of Radiology, director of MRI at Morgan Stanley Children’s Hospital, and Professor of Radiology at Columbia University. His greatest expertise and scientific contributions are in the areas of imaging of musculoskeletal disorders of childhood and pediatric magnetic resonance imaging (MRI).Dr. Jaramillo earned his medical degree from Pontificia Universidad Javeriana in Bogotá, Colombia. His residency in diagnostic radiology was conducted at the University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, followed by a fellowship in pediatric radiology at Harvard Medical School/Boston Children’s Hospital in Massachusetts. He also holds a master of public health degree from the Harvard School of Public Health. Dr. Jaramillo is double-board certified in diagnostic radiology and pediatric radiology.Dr. Jaramillo served as a radiologist at Boston’s Children’s Hospital, division chief of Pediatric Radiology at Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH), radiologist-in-chief at The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia and associate chair of the Department of Radiology at Stanford University. He has also been a professor of radiology at the University of Pennsylvania and Stanford University.Dr. Jaramillo has lectured extensively both nationally and internationally, as well as participated on numerous local and global academic committees. Dr. Jaramillo is the author of more than 200 publications, including peer-reviewed research publications, reviews and book chapters, primarily on the subject of pediatric imaging of musculoskeletal disorders. He was the principal investigator of two National Institutes of Health (NIH) grants for the imaging and evaluation of growth disorders.Dr. Jaramillo has served as the President and Chairman of the Board of Directors of the Society for Pediatric Radiology, and has served in multiple committees of various radiological organizations. Dr. Jaramillo has served as organizer of scientific meetings, both in the U.S. and abroad. He has received many teaching awards and in 2014 received the Pioneer Award of the Society for Pediatric Radiology. In addition, he has held appointments as an editorial board member of the journals Radiology, Pediatric Radiology, Journal of Magnetic Resonance Imaging and Journal of Computer Assisted Tomography. He is trilingual in English, Spanish and French.

Hospital Affiliations

  • NewYork-Presbyterian Columbia University Irving Medical Center
  • NewYork-Presbyterian Morgan Stanley Children's Hospital

Board Certifications

  • Diagnostic Radiology
  • Pediatric Radiology

Languages Spoken

  • French
  • Spanish

Awards


  • 1991               Lawrence L. Robbins, M.D. Teaching Award, Massachusetts General Hospital
  • 1991               Silver Award, Society for Pediatric Radiology, for the paper “MR imaging of abnormalities of the growth plate induced by epiphyseal and metaphyseal injury”
  • 1993               Magna Cum Laude Award, Society for Magnetic Resonance Imaging for the poster “Fat/Water quantification in spine and knee with inner volume spectroscopic CPMG sequences and automated post-processing”
  • 1993-1995     Scholar Award, Radiological Society of North America, for the proposal “Early diagnosis of growth disorders using magnetic resonance”
  • 1995               John Caffey Award, Society for Pediatric Radiology, for the paper “Evaluation of perfusion of the normal and ischemic cartilaginous epiphysis by using Gd-enhanced MR imaging”
  • 2001               Jack Wittenberg, M.D, Teaching Award, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston
  • 2004               Medical Student Teaching Award in Radiology, Harvard Medical School
  • 2006-15         Named in Philadelphia “Top Docs”, Philadelphia Magazine
  • 2007               Honorary Member, Latin American Society for Pediatric Radiology (SLARP)
  • 2007-2015     Named in Castle Connolly’s “America’s Top Doctors”
  • 2010               “A Una Obra” Award – Highest award given to a radiologist by The Colombian Radiological Association
  • 2014               Pioneer Award of the Society for Pediatric Radiology
  • 2017               Best Doctors in America

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