Janet R. Reid, MD, FRCPC, MSEd

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Janet R. Reid, MD, FRCPC, MSEd, is an attending physician and Vice Chair of Education in the Department of Radiology at Children's Hospital of Philadelphia. She holds the Patricia Borns Endowed Chair in Radiology Education. She is also an Associate Professor of Radiology, University of Pennsylvania, Perelman School of Medicine.

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

Education and Training

Medical School

MD - Queen's University, Kingston, Ontario, Canada


Family Practice - Health Sciences Centre, St. John's, Newfoundland, Canada


Family Practice - Health Sciences Centre, St. John's, Newfoundland, Canada
Diagnostic Radiology - Victoria Hospital, University of Western Ontario, London, Ontario, Canada (Chief Resident)


Pediatric Radiology - Children's Hospital Boston, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA

Board Certification

Pediatric Radiology

Titles and Academic Titles

Vice Chair of Education

Departments and Services

Selected Publications


Reid JR, Gokli A (2020) Elevating radiology education research through a dedicated research fellowship: adding professional identity as essential for success. Acad Radiol. doi: 10.1016/j.acra.2020.11.007

Velez-Flores MC, Reid JR, Gokli A (2020) The Value of Qualitative Inquiry in Radiology and Medical Education Research: Evaluation of Three Successful Publications. Pediatr Radiol

Acharya PT, Parentes V, Frush DP, Reid JR (2020) Radiation in pediatric imaging: A primer for pediatricians. Pediatr Ann 49:e370–e373. doi: 10.3928/19382359-20200825-01

Markowitz RI, Reid JR, Hee TP, et al. (2020) Preserving the value of legacy film-based teaching files in pediatric radiology. Pediatr Radiol. doi: 10.1007/s00247-020-04818-7

Loper PL, Reid JR (2020) Teaching our learners to swim: attachment theory and the educator’s role in promoting mastery in pediatric radiology training. Pediatr Radiol. doi: 10.1007/s00247-020-04763-5

Taylor GA (2020) Emotional engagement in learning through humor and storytelling. Pediatr Radiol. doi: 10.1007/s00247-020-04729-7

Reid JR, Delgado JL, Hailu TA, et al. (2020) Pediatric MRI Training versus Job-readiness: Using Education Research Tools to Re- align. Pediatric Radiology

Gokli A, Dayneka JS, Saul D, et al. (2020) RADIAL: Leveraging a Learning Management System to Support Radiology Education. Pediatr Radiol

Durand R, Reid JR, Belasco JB, et al. (2020) Radiologic Assessment of Sirolimus for Treatment of Complex Lymphatic Malformations. AJR Am J Roentgenol

States LJ, Reid JR (2020) Whole-Body PET/MRI Applications in Pediatric Oncology. AJR Am J Roentgenol 1–13. doi: 10.2214/AJR.19.22677

Bloom DA, Reid JR, Cassady CI (2020) Education in the time of COVID-19. Pediatr Radiol. doi: 10.1007/s00247-020-04728-8

Gokli A, Reid JR (2020) Using Education Expertise to Rethink the Radiology “Teaching File”: An Extensive Revision to Optimize Educational Value. Pediatr Radiol

Reid JR, Strouse PJ (2020) Exploring the expansive dimensions of education. Pediatr Radiol. doi: 10.1007/s00247-020-04700-6

Baad M, Delgado J, Dayneka JS, et al. (2020) Diagnostic Performance and Role of the Contrast Enema for Low Intestinal Obstruction in Neonates. Pediatr Surg Int

Pfeifer CM, Gokli A, Reid JR (2020) Advancing from gender equity to women in leadership in pediatric radiology. Pediatr Radiol 50:631–633. doi: 10.1007/s00247-020-04645-w

Frush D, Reid JR (2020) Xray shields going by the wayside: What you and your patients need to know. AAP News 41:1,10.

Zember J, Reid J, Gorfu Y, et al. (2020) Pediatric Radiology Fellowship Creation as an International Education Outreach Effort in Ethiopia. J Grad Med Educ 12:98–103. doi: 10.4300/JGME-D-19-00291.1

Strouse PJ, Romberg EK, Jarrett DY, et al. (2020) The continuous lure of pediatric radiology. Pediatr Radiol 50:3–12. doi: 10.1007/s00247-019-04569-0


Srinivasan AS, Saade-Lemus S, Servaes SE, et al. (2019) Imaging surveillance for children with predisposition to renal tumors. Pediatr Radiol 49:1453–1462. doi: 10.1007/s00247-019-04432-2

Saade-Lemus S, Degnan AJ, Acord MR, et al. (2019) Whole-body magnetic resonance imaging of pediatric cancer predisposition syndromes: special considerations, challenges and perspective. Pediatr Radiol 49:1506–1515. doi: 10.1007/s00247-019-04431-3

Pomeranz CB, Reid JR (2019) Progressive pseudorheumatoid dysplasia: a report of three cases and a review of radiographic and magnetic resonance imaging findings. Skeletal Radiol 48:1323–1328. doi: 10.1007/s00256-019-3165-z


Markowitz RI, Reid JR (2018) Teaching and learning in the millennial age. Pediatr Radiol 48:1377–1380. doi: 10.1007/s00247-018-4215-8

Reid JR, Baker RS (2018) Designing and testing an educational innovation. Pediatr Radiol 48:1406–1409. doi: 10.1007/s00247-018-4193-x

Zember J, Saul D, Delgado J, et al. (2018) Radiology rounds in the intensive care units through a telepresence model. J Am Coll Radiol 15:1655–1657. doi: 10.1016/j.jacr.2018.06.014

Judit Machnitz A, Reid JR, Acord MR, et al. (2018) MRI of the bowel - beyond inflammatory bowel disease. Pediatr Radiol 48:1280–1290. doi: 10.1007/s00247-018-4166-0

Reid JR, States LJ (2018) Ionizing radiation use and cancer predisposition syndromes in children. J Am Coll Radiol 15:1238–1239. doi: 10.1016/j.jacr.2018.04.011

Ntoulia A, Back SJ, Shellikeri S, et al. (2018) Contrast-enhanced voiding urosonography (ceVUS) with the intravesical administration of the ultrasound contrast agent OptisonTM for vesicoureteral reflux detection in children: a prospective clinical trial. Pediatr Radiol 48:216–226. doi: 10.1007/s00247-017-4026-3

Chapman T, Reid JR, O’Connor EE (2018) Corrigendum to “Anonymity and Electronics: Adapting Preparation for Radiology Resident Examination”: [Acad Radiol 2017; 24:657-663]. Acad Radiol 25:683. doi: 10.1016/j.acra.2017.06.001


Chapman T, Reid JR, O’Connor EE (2017) The importance of combined teaching methods in radiology resident education. Acad Radiol 24:1328. doi: 10.1016/j.acra.2017.05.015

Chapman T, Reid JR, O’Connor EE (2017) Anonymity and electronics: adapting preparation for radiology resident examination. Acad Radiol 24:657–663. doi: 10.1016/j.acra.2017.01.008


Back SJ, Darge K, Bedoya MA, et al. (2016) Ultrasound tutorials in under 10 minutes: experience and results. AJR Am J Roentgenol 207:653–660. doi: 10.2214/AJR.16.16402

Bedoya MA, Back SJ, Scanlon MH, et al. (2016) Learning, technology and intellectual property: a survey of the philosophies and preferences of our trainees and peers. Pediatr Radiol 46:1780–1786. doi: 10.1007/s00247-016-3682-z

Ntoulia A, Tharakan SJ, Reid JR, Mahboubi S (2016) Failed intussusception reduction in children: correlation between radiologic, surgical, and pathologic findings. AJR Am J Roentgenol 207:424–433. doi: 10.2214/AJR.15.15659