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Ernest H. Wood Distinguished Professor & Chair Vascular-Interventional Radiology


Medical School: New York Medical College
Residency: University of California – San Francisco
Fellowships: University of California – San Francisco
(Women’s Imaging / Vascular and Interventional Radiology)

Maureen P. Kohi, MD, FSIR, FCIRSE, FAHA, is Ernest H. Wood Distinguished Professor and Chair of the Department of Radiology at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Dr. Kohi received her medical degree from New York Medical College with honors and completed her Diagnostic Radiology residency at the University of California, San Francisco (UCSF). While a resident, Dr. Kohi completed a one-year research fellowship as the recipient of the NIH/NIBIB T32 Training Grant. Following her residency, Dr. Kohi completed a fellowship in Vascular and Interventional Radiology at UCSF, followed by a second fellowship in Women’s Imaging at UCSF. Prior to joining UNC, she served as Associate Professor and Division Chief of Interventional Radiology at UCSF. Dr. Kohi’s primary research interest is in the field of women’s health and interventions. Her research focuses on evaluating different minimally invasive treatment options for symptomatic uterine fibroids, optimizing the management of patients presenting with morbidly adherent, and evaluating gender differences in vascular and oncologic diseases.

In the field of radiology, Kohi is a national leader, serving as an Executive Council Member of the Society for Interventional Radiology, Development Division Chair of the Society of Interventional Radiology Foundation, Scientific Chair of the Society of Interventional Radiology’s Annual Meeting, Associate Editor for the Journal of Vascular and Interventional Radiology, past Chair of the Women in Interventional Radiology Governing Council, and member of the Vascular Interventional Advances Physician Board. Finally, Kohi also serves as the President of the Western Angiographic and Interventional Society.



Click here to view a list of Dr. Kohi’s publications on ORCID.

Maureen Kohi, MD, FSIR, FCIRSE, FAHA
  • Phone Number

    (919) 966-4400

  • Address

    UNC Department of Radiology

    101 Manning Dr.

    CB #7510

    Chapel Hill, NC 27599-7510