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Diego Jaramillo, MD, MPH

Radiologist-in-Chief

Professor of Radiology, Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania

Abstracts

2008

Epelman M, Jaramillo D, Hosalkar H, Hellinger J, Hamer O, Babyn P. Usefulness of the “hypointense halo sign” in the MRI diagnosis of osteoid osteoma. Society for Pediatric Radiology meeting. 2008; Scottsdale, Ariz.

Victoria T, Epelman M, Johnson AM, Mann S, Coleman B, Jaramillo D. Fetal MRI: evaluation of the normal placenta and correlation with sonographic findings. Society for Pediatric Radiology meeting, 2008; Scottsdale, Ariz.

2007

Averill L, Hernandez A, Gonzalez L, Jaramillo D. Diagnosis of osteomyelitis in children: Utility of fat-suppressed contrast-enhanced MR imaging. Proceedings of the 50th Annual Meeting of the Society for Pediatric Radiology. 2007; Miami, Fl.

Hernandez A, Mackenzie J, Gonzalez L, Pena A, Ruppert K, Jaramillo D. Quantitative diffusion weighted MR imaging of the hips in pediatric patients with Sickle Cell disease at risk for, but without evidence of, avascular necrosis. Radiology Society of North America Scientific Meeting and Annual Assembly. 2007 Nov; Chicago, IL.

Mackenzie J, Hernandez A, Gonzalez L, Pena A, Ruppert K, Jaramillo D. Diffusion weighted imaging in early avascular necrosis: Quantification of the apparent diffusion coefficient in the hips of Sickle Cell patients with early avascular necrosis. Radiology Society of North America Scientific Meeting and Annual Assembly. 2007 Nov; Chicago, IL. (awarded the 2007 RSNA Fellow Award)

Epelman M, Johnson A, Comena B, Gonzalez L, Hedrick H, Jaramillo D. Evaluation of extremity fetal amniotic band syndrome by MRI with US correlation. Radiology Society of North America Scientific Meeting and Annual Assembly. 2007 Nov; Chicago, IL.

Ha A, Jaramillo D. Sagittal versus coronal MR images in detection of non traumatic femoral head osteonecrosis. Radiology Society of North America Scientific Meeting and Annual Assembly. 2007 Nov; Chicago, IL.

Awards

2010

A una ombra Award - Highest award given to a radiologist by the Colombian Radiological Association

2010, 2009, 2008

Named in Philadelphia “Top Docs” in Philadelphia Magazine

2009

Educational Exhibit Cum Laude Award for "Taking the Stress out of Evaluating Stress Fractures in Children". Radiological Society of North America meeting

2007

Outstanding Teacher Award,  ISMRM (International Society for Magnetic Resonance in Medicine)-ESMRMB Meeting
Named in Castle Connolly’s “America’s Top Doctors”
Honorary Member, Latin American Society for Pediatric Radiology (SLARP)

2006

Named in Philadelphia “Top Docs”, Philadelphia magazine

Books

2008

Smith J, Jaramillo D. Osteochondroses. In: Slovis T. (ed). Caffey's Pediatric Diagnostic Imaging, 11th ed. Philadelphia: Elsevier, 2008, p. 2853-2864.

2007

Chapman V, Jaramillo D. Diagnostic Imaging. In: Micheli LJ, Purcell L. (eds). The adolescent athlete: a practical approach. New York: Springer, 2007, p. 41-60.

2006

Jaramillo D. Imaging of the pediatric and adolescent knee. In: Micheli LJ, Kocher M, (eds.) The pediatric and adolescent knee. Philadelphia: Elsevier Science, 2006, pp. 47-62.

Kim JY, Jaramillo D. Imaging of acute hematogenous osteomyelitis and septic arthritis. In: Medina LS, Blackmore CC. Evidence-based Imaging. New York: Springer, 2006, p. 260-272.

Medina LS, Pacheco E, Jaramillo D. Imaging of spine disorders in children: dysraphism and scoliosis. In: Medina LS, Blackmore CC. Evidence-based Imaging. New York: Springer, 2006, p. 334-351.

Editorial and Academic Positions

Editorial Positions

Reviewer, Radiology
Reviewer, Pediatric Radiology
Reviewer, New England Journal of Medicine
Reviewer, Academic Radiology
Guest Editor, MRI Clinics of North America, Pediatric MR Imaging (2008 issue)
Deputy Editor, Pediatric Imaging, Journal of Magnetic Resonance Imaging
Editorial Board, Colombian Journal of Radiology (Revista Colombiana de Radiologia)

Academic Positions

University of Pennsylvania
Radiology – Appointments and Promotions Committee Executive Committee, Department of Radiology
Committee to Review the Department of Pediatrics
Senior Faculty for Resident Education and Training in Pediatric Radiology
Senior Attending Radiologist in General Radiology, Fluoroscopy, Ultrasound

The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia
Member and Treasurer, Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia Practice Association
Chair, Radiation Safety Committee
Executive Committee of the Medical Staff
Quality Assurance Committee
Board of Trustees (non-voting)
Board of Trustees Finance and Capital Projects Committee
Board of Trustees Institutional Advancement Committee
Long Range Planning Committee
Stokes Research Committee
Executive Sponsor, INSIGHTS Steering Committee for advancement of minority leaders within CHOP
Department Chair liaison for Patient Safety
Chair, Search Committee, Pathologist-in-Chief
Chair, Review Committee, Department of Anesthesia

Leadership

National Societies

American Board of Radiology
American College of Radiology
International Skeletal Society
International Society for Magnetic Resonance in Medicine
RadLex Pediatrics Committee
Radiological Society of North America (RSNA), Head, Pediatric Track Refresher Courses
RSNA, R&E Foundation Public Relations Committee
Board of Directors, Society of Pediatric Radiology Research and Education Foundation
Society of Pediatric Radiology (SPR) Clinical Practices Steering Committee
SPR, Chair, MR Task Force
SPR, Program Committee
SPR , Curriculum Committee
SPR, National Radiation Safety Initiative
SPR, Corporate Support Committee
Organizer, 2008 SPR  Refresher Course
SPR Board of Directors
SPR Board Liaison and Member, International Outreach Committee

International

International Service Committee
Honorary Member, Latin American Society for Pediatric Radiology (SLARP)
Reviewer of the Department of Diagnostic Imaging-Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto
“Image Gently” Campaign to increase CT radiation dose awareness through a national education and awareness program
Center for Scientific Review Special Emphasis Panel ZRG1 SBIB-S (90)
Center for Scientific Review Special Emphasis Panel ZRG1 SBIB-S (02)

Local

Philadelphia Roentgen Ray Society

New Media

2008

Victoria T, Epelman M, Johnson AM, Mann S, Coleman B, Jaramillo D. Fetal MRI: Pictorial essay of the abnormal placenta and correlation with ultrasound. Educational exhibit. Society for Pediatric Radiology. 2008; Scottsdale, Ariz.

Miller AL, Pena A, Hernandez A, Jaramillo D. MRI of congenital and developmental problems of the knee. Educational exhibit. Society for Pediatric Radiology. 2008; Scottsdale, Ariz..

2007

Epleman M, Hellinger J, Kreiger P, Servaes S, Jaramillo D, Johnson D. Bronchial atresia spectrum: MDCT imaging findings-correlation with pathology and fetal imaging. Educational exhibit. Radiological Society of North America annual meeting. 2007; Chicago, IL.

Fontalvo L, Epelman M, Pimpalwar S, Jaramillo D, Hellinger J, Cahill AM. Vascular lesions in children: what are they, how to diagnose them, how to treat them.  Educational exhibit. Radiological Society of North America annual meeting. 2007; Chicago, IL.

Hellinger J, Epelman M, Cahill AM , Johnson A, Fontalvo L, Jaramillo D. Usefulness of Cardiovascular MR Angiography in the Pediatric Population.  Educational exhibit. Radiological Society of North America annual meeting. 2007; Chicago, IL.

2006

Gonzalez L, Marin DV, Jaramillo D. Pathologic conditions of the elbow joint in children: MRI characteristics. Poster. International Pediatric Radiology 5th Conjoint Meeting. Montreal, Canada. Pediatric Radiology. May 2006;36:88.

Jaramillo D, Venkatesan A. Legg-Calve-Perthes disease. Pediatric Radiology Curriculum. https://www.cchs.net/pediatricradiology/, 2006

Original Papers

Editorials and Reviews

2010

Jaramillo D. Pediatr Radiol. Whole-body MR imaging, bone diffusion imaging: how and why? 2010 Jun;40(6):978-84. Epub 2010 Apr 30. Read abstract

2009

Jaramillo D. The imaging of injuries to the immature skeleton. In: IDKD International Diagnostic Imaging and Interventional Techniques Syllabus 2009

Jaramillo D, Kleinman P. Pediatric musculoskeletal diseases: an overview. In: IDKD International Diagnostic Imaging and Interventional Techniques Syllabus 2009

Jaramillo D. What is the optimal imaging of osteonecrosis, Perthes and Bone Infarcts? Pediatr Radiol. 2009 Apr;39 Suppl2: S16-S19. No abstract available.

2008

Goske MJ, Applegate KE, Boylan J, Butler PF, Callahan MJ, Coley BD, Farley S, Frush DP, Hernanz-Schulman M, Jaramillo D, Johnson ND, Kaste SC, Morrison G, Strauss KJ, Tuggle N. The 'Image Gently' campaign: increasing CT radiation dose awareness through a national education and awareness program. Pediatr Radiol. 2008 Mar;38(3):265-9. Epub 2008 Jan 17. No abstract available.

Goske MJ, Applegate KE, Boylan J, Butler PF, Callahan MJ, Coley BD, Farley S, Frush DP, Hernanz-Schulman M, Jaramillo D, Johnson ND, Kaste SC, Morrison G, Strauss KJ, Tuggle N. The Image Gently campaign: working together to change practice. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 2008 Feb;190(2)273-74. No abstract available.

Meyer JS, Jaramillo D. Musculoskeletal MR Imaging at 3 T. Magn Reson Imaging Clin N Am 2008; 16:533-545. Read the abstract »

Darge K, Anupindi S, Jaramillo, D. MR imaging of the bowel: Pediatric applications. Magn Reson Imaging Clin N Am 2008; 16:467-478. Read the abstract »

Darge K, Jaramillo D, Siegel MJ. Whole body MRI in children: current status and future applications. Eur J Radiol. 2008; 68: 289-98. Read the abstract »

Jaramillo D. Cartilage imaging. Pediatr Radiol. 2008 May;38: Suppl 2:S256-S258. Review. Read the abstract »

Goske MJ, Applegate KE, Boylan J, Butler PF, Callahan MJ, Coley BD, Farley S, Frush DP, Hernanz-Schulman M, Jaramillo D, Johnson ND, Kaste SC, Morrison G, Strauss KJ. Alliance for Radiation Safety in Pediatric Imaging. Image Gently(SM): a national education and communication campaign in radiology using the science of social marketing. J Am Coll Radiol. 2008 Dec;5(12):1200-5. Read the abstract »

Original Papers

2010

Servaes S, Hernandez A, Gonzalez L, Victoria T, Johnson M, Jaramillo D, Christopher Edgar J, Johnson A. Fetal MRI of clubfoot associated with myelomeningocele. Pediatr Radiol. 2010 May 20. [Epub ahead of print] Read the abstract.

Yousefzadeh DK, Jaramillo D, Johnson N, Doerger K, Sullivan C. Biphasic threat to femoral head perfusion in abduction: arterial hypoperfusion and venous congestion. Pediatr Radiol. 2010 Sep;40(9):1517-25. Epub 2010 May 7.
 

2009

Tiderius C, Jaramillo D, Connolly S, Griffey M, Rodriguez D, Kasser JR, Millis MB, Zurakowski D, Kim YJ. Post-closed reduction perfusion MRI as a predictor for avascular necrosis in developmental hip dysplasia. J Pediatr Orthop. 2009; 29(1):14-20. Read the abstract »

Victoria T, Kramer SS, Markowitz, R, Servaes S, Mong A, Jaramillo, D, Adzick NS. Esophageal obstruction with intra-cardiac “mass” in association with omphalocele closure. J Pediatr Surg. 2009; 44(2):448-50. Read the abstract »

Averill LW, Hernandez A, Gonzalez L, Pena AH, Jaramillo D. Diagnosis of osteomyelitis in children: utility of fat-suppressed contrast-enhanced MR imaging. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 2009;192(5):1232-8. Read the abstract »

Markowitz RI, Altes TA, Jaramillo D. What causes the “wet diaper” artifact? Computed tomography and magnetic resonance observations. Clin Imaging. 2009;33(3):226-30. Read the abstract »

Laor T, Jaramillo D. MR Imaging Insights into Skeletal Maturation: What is Normal? Radiology 2009; 250(1):28-38. Read the abstract »

2008

Ha AS, Jaramillo D. Importance of sagittal MR imaging in non-traumatic femoral head osteonecrosis of children. Pediatr Radiol. 2008; 38:1195-1200. Read the abstract »

Mong A, Johnson AM, Kramer SS, Coleman BG, Hedrick HL, Kreiger P, Flake A, Johnson M, Wilson RD, Adzick NS, Jaramillo D. Congenital high airway obstruction syndrome: MR/US findings, effect on management, and outcome. Pediatr Radiol. 2008; 38: 1171-1179. Read the abstract »

Jaramillo D, Laor T. Pediatric Musculoskeletal MRI: Basic Principles to Optimize Success. Pediatric Radiology, 38(4):379-391, 2008. Read the abstract »

2007

Menezes NM, Connolly SA, Shapiro F, Olear EA, Jimenez RJ, Jaramillo D. Early ischemia in growing piglet skeleton: MR diffusion and perfusion imaging. Radiology 242:129-36. 2007. Read the abstract »

MacKenzie JD, Gonzalez L, Hernandez A, Ruppert K, Jaramillo, D. Diffusion-weighted and diffusion tensor imaging for pediatric musculoskeletal disorders. Pediatr Radiol. 37: 781-788, 2007. Read the abstract »

Connolly SA, Connolly LP, Jaramillo D. MRI for detection of abscess in acute osteomyelitis of the pelvis in childhood. Am J Roentgenol. 189:867-72, 20. Read the abstract »

Posters and Presentations

2009

Quintana J, Vacchani N, Jaramillo D. Evaluation Of Pediatric Cuboid Fractures By MRI - A Case Series. Exhibit presented at the Society for Pediatric Radiology meeting, Carlsbad, California, 2009.

2008

Victoria T, Epelman M, Johnson AM, Mann S, Coleman B, Jaramillo D. Fetal MRI: Pictorial essay of the abnormal placenta and correlation with ultrasound. Educational exhibit presented at the Society for Pediatric Radiology meeting, Scottsdale, Arizona, 2008.

Miller AL, Pena A, Hernandez A, Jaramillo D. MRI of congenital and developmental problems of the knee. Educational exhibit presented at the Society for Pediatric Radiology meeting, Scottsdale, Arizona, 2008.

2007

Epleman M, Hellinger J, Kreiger P, Servaes S, Jaramillo D, Johnson D. Bronchial Atresia Spectrum: MDCT Imaging Findings-Correlation with Pathology and Fetal Imaging. Educational exhibit presented at the 2007 meeting of the Radiological Society of North America, Chicago, IL

Fontalvo L, Epelman M, Pimpalwar S, Jaramillo D, Hellinger J, Cahill AM. Vascular Lesions in Children: What Are They, How to Diagnose Them, How to Treat Them. Educational exhibit presented at the 2007 meeting of the Radiological Society of North America, Chicago, IL

Hellinger J, Epelman M, Cahill AM , Johnson A, Fontalvo L, Jaramillo D. Usefulness of Cardiovascular MR Angiography in the Pediatric Population. Educational exhibit presented at the 2007 meeting of the Radiological Society of North America, Chicago, IL

2006

Gonzalez, L., Marin, D.V., Jaramillo, D. Pathologic Conditions of the Elbow Joint in Children: MRI Characteristics. Poster presented at the International Pediatric Radiology 5th Conjoint Meeting, Montreal, Canada. In Pediatric Radiology, 36: 88, May 2006.

Jaramillo, D., Venkatesan, A. Legg-Calve-Perthes Disease. Pediatric Radiology Curriculum. https://www.cchs.net/pediatricradiology/, 2006

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