Yale RAD-AID Chapter

In the setting of ongoing efforts to expand opportunities for global outreach within the Yale Radiology and Biomedical Imaging Community, we are pleased to announce the formation of a Yale RAD-AID chapter! We are proud to be added to the list of institutions associated with RAD-AID, and it is our hope that being a part of the organization will assist trainees, attending physicians and technologists from our institution to participate in expanding radiology global outreach opportunities.

President:  Krystal Buchanan, MD

Faculty Advisors: Frank Minja, MD and Melissa Davis, MD

Special thanks to our Chairman Jeff Geschwind, MD and Program Director Jamal Bokhari, MD for your support.

Ongoing Projects:

  • Ongoing participation with an established 4th year resident elective in Tanzania (http://radiology.yale.edu/education/outreachtanzania.aspx)
  • Supporting the development of outreach opportunities in new locations, currently evaluating sites in Jamaica and Cameroon
  • Monthly RAD-AID webinars regarding radiology global outreach
  • Interdepartmental global health themed journal clubs and events
  • Developing teaching and lecture materials for RAD-AID associated teaching partnerships

Educational Programs:

  • Collaborate with other chapters to share and exchange lecture materials
  • Chapter webpage for content distribution to local residents
  • Maintain teaching file to use on outreach trips

Contact Us!

For more information, please email us at :

[email protected]