Katherine Birchard, M.D.

Assistant Professor of Radiology, Cardiothoracic Imaging
Phone: (919) 966-4398
Fax: (919) 966-0817
Email: katherine_birchard@med.unc.edu


Medical School: Chicago Medical School, North Chicago IL
Residency: Diagnostic Radiology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Fellowship: Cardiothoracic Imaging, Duke University Hospital, Durham NC


Dr. Birchard trained as a Department resident from 2002-2006, serving as Associate Chief Resident from 2004-2005. As a 4th-year Department resident, she received the RSNA Roentgen Resident Research Award in 2006.  After completing a one-year Thoracic Imaging fellowship at Duke University Medical Center, Dr. Birchard returned to the Department in 2007 as an Assistant Professor of Cardiothoracic Imaging. She is board-certified in Diagnostic Radiology. Dr. Birchard authored a book chapter on pulmonary MRI in 2005 and has several other chapters in progress.