University of Wisconsin–Madison

Cristopher Meyer, MD

Professor (CHS)

  • Vice Chair of Finance
Thoracic Imaging

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Education

  • Internship: Tripler Army Medical Center (Honolulu, HI) — 1998
  • Residency: Walter Reed Army Medical Center (Washington, DC) — 1992
  • Medical School: Washington University School of Medicine (St. Louis) — 1987
  • Undergraduate: University of Virginia — 1983

Biography

Dr. Meyer joined the faculty in early 2010 as a professor of Radiology and Vice Chair of Finance and Business Development. He joins us from the University of Cincinnati where he served as the Section Head of Cardiothoracic Imaging and Medical Director of Facilities Development. Dr. Meyer serves nationally as a member of the Scientific Program Committees of the Radiological Society of North America and the Society of Thoracic Radiology as well as the Education Committee of the North American Society of Cardiovascular Imaging. He is a manuscript reviewer for Radiology, The American Journal of Roentgenology, The Journal of Thoracic Imaging and Radiographics. Dr. Meyer is the author or coauthor of over 80 articles, book chapters and abstracts in radiology. He is a NIOSH-certified B reader and has published and lectured nationally on topics related to occupational lung disease including asbestosis, silicosis and coal worker's pneumoconiosis. He is a member of the LAM Clinical Guidelines Committee of the American Thoracic Society. Dr Meyer serves as an American Board of Radiology oral board examiner and an item writer for the ABR Core Exam Committee on Thoracic Imaging 2009. Areas of subspecialty interest include: imaging-guided chest interventional procedures, HRCT of interstitial lung disease, imaging of occupational lung disease, and multidetector CT in advanced thoracic/cardiac applications. Hobbies: fly fishing, gourmet cooking and tennis