Michael R. Acord, MD

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Michael R. Acord, MD, is an interventional radiologist with the Department of Radiology at Children's Hospital of Philadelphia.

Locations: Main Campus
Appointments and Referrals: 1-800-TRY-CHOP (1-800-879-2467)

Education and Training

Medical School

MD - Georgetown University School of Medicine, Washington, DC

Internship

Internal Medicine - Georgetown University Hospital, Washington, DC

Residency

Radiology - Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA

Fellowship

Pediatric Interventional Radiology - Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA
Pediatric Diagnostic Radiology - Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA

Titles and Academic Titles

Attending Interventional Radiologist

Departments and Services

Publications

Papers

2017

Lacayo EA, Richman DL, Acord MR, Wolfman DJ, Caridi TM, Desale SY, Spies JB: Leiomyoma infarction after uterine artery embolization: Influence of embolic agent and leiomyoma size and location on outcome. Journal of Vascular Interventional Radiology 28(7): 1003-1010, July 2017.

Acord M, Pollock A: Gastric outlet obstruction from a button-type percutaneous gastrostomy tube. Pediatric Emergency Care 33(7): 522-523, July 2017.

2015

Acord MR, Shaikh R: Predictors of diagnostic success in image-guided pediatric soft tissue biopsies. Pediatric Radiology 45(10): 1529-1534, September 2015

Posters and Presentations

2016

Acord MR. Low Dose C arm CT Applications at a Pediatric Institution. Society of Interventional Radiology Annual Meeting (SIR) 41st Annual Scientific Meeting; 2016 Apr 2-7; Vancouver, BC. 

Invited Lectures

2017

Acord MR. "Chest Ports in Infants: A Tertiary Pediatric Center Interventional Radiology Experience", Society of Pediatric Radiology Annual Meeting, Vancouver, Canada, May, 2017.

2016

Acord MR. "Low-Dose C-arm CT Applications at a Pediatric Institution", Society Interventional Radiology Annual Meeting, Vancouver, Canada, March 2016.

Awards and Honors

2010, Proctor Harvey, MD Medical Intern of the Year
2009, Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Award (Junior)
2005, American Society of Microbiology Fellowship
2004, Honor’s Independent Summer Research Grant

Editorial and Academic Positions

Academic and Institutional Committees

2015-present, Operative and Invasive/NonInvasive Procedure Committee, Children's Hospital of Philadelphia

Leadership and Memberships

Memberships in Professional Organizations

International

2011-present, Radiologic Society of North America

National

2016-present, Society of Pediatric Interventional Radiology
2015-present, Society for Pediatric Radiology
2011-present, American College of Radiology
2011-present, Society of Interventional Radiology