|Damian E. Dupuy, M.D.|
Damian E. Dupuy, M.D. was appointed a Director in April 2011. Dr. Dupuy has been is a Professor of Diagnostic Imaging at the Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University since 2005, and has served as Director, Tumor Ablation, at Rhode Island Hospital in Providence, RI since 2001. Dr. Dupuy, a fellow of the American College of Radiology, is a pioneer in the growing field of image guided tumor ablation, whereby various types of thermal devices destroy tumors by direct placement through the skin under image guidance. Dr. Dupuy is internationally known for his pioneering clinical work in treating cancer patients who suffer from tumors of the lung, liver, kidney, head and neck, pelvis, adrenal and skeleton. Dr. Dupuy has led two National Cancer Institute multi-center trials and currently is the Interventional Oncology Symposium Chair of the Radiological Society of North America. Dr. Dupuy, who is a graduate of the University of Massachusetts, Amherst, and the University of Massachusetts, Medical School, has published widely on a variety of specialized medical issues and is the recipient of numerous post-graduate honors and awards, including an American College of Radiology Imaging Network Publications Merit Award in 2010.