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Andre D. Furtado, MD

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4401 Penn Avenue, Suite Floor 2
Pittsburgh, PA 15224
412-864-8862 Phone
412-692-6929 Fax

Education and Training

Medical School: 2001 Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil
 
Residency: 2004 Diagnostic Radiology, Hospital Sao Lucas da Pontificia Universidade Catolica do Rio Grande do Sul, Porto Alegre, Brazil
 
Fellowship: 2011 Pediatric Radiology, Children's Hospital of PIttsburgh of UPMC, Pittsburgh, Pa.
2009 Neuroradiology, Mount Sinai School of Medicine (MSSM), New York City, N.Y.
2008 Research Fellow, Neuroradiology, University of California, San Francisco, Calif.
 

Board Certifications

  • Brazilian Board of Radiology (CBR)
  • USMLE 1-3
  • TOEFL

Awards

  • 2008 Nominated for the RSNA Research Trainee Prize, Oral presentation at RSNA
  • 2008 Certificate of Merit, RSNA
  • 1999-2001 Brazilian National Research Council Scholarship (CnPq), Endocrine and Metabolic Disorders 
  • 1999-2000 Teaching Certificate as a student tutor of Epidemiology
  • 1999-2000 Teaching Certificate as a student tutor of Anatomy I and II
  • 1995-1996 Brazilian National Research Council Scholarship (CnPq), Pharmacology

Publications

  • Furtado AD, Rocha Pinto MV, Rangel CC, da Cruz jr LCH, Lopes JM, de Carvalho M, Cabral JAO, Domingues RC, Gasparetto EL. Reliability of qualitative assessment of brain magnetic resonance imaging in extremely premature infants. Radiologia Brasileira vol. 43 no 6 - nov. / dez.  Dec 2010 p. 375 a 378 (lilacs, scielo, and scopus).
  • Iitagiba1VGA, Borges R,  da Cruz jr LCH, Furtado AD, Domingues RC, Gasparetto EL. Use of diffusion tensor magnetic resonance imaging in the assessment of patterns of white matter involvement in patients with brain tumors: is it useful in the differential diagnosis?. Radiologia Brasileira vol. 43 no 6 - nov. / Dec. 2010 p.362 a 368 (lilacs, scielo, and scopus).
  • Adraktas DD, Brasic N, Furtado AD, Cheng SC, Ordovas K, Smith WS, Chun K, Chien JL, Schaeffer S, Wintermark M. Carotid Atherosclerosis Does Not Predict Coronary, Vertebral, or Aortic Atherosclerosis in Patients with Acute Stroke Symptoms (PMID: 20595672).
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