David S. Gierada, MD

Professor of Radiology

Clinical Expertise:

Clinical Interests

Chest radiology, lung cancer screening, lung cancer, asthma, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, diaphragm, CT imaging, MR imaging

Research Interests

CT screening for lung cancer, CT nodule volumetry, quantitative CT applications in emphysema and asthma

Link to Publications

Education History


Chest radiology, Mallinckrodt Institute of Radiology, Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis


Diagnostic Radiology, Medical College of Wisconsin

Medical Degree

Wayne State University


University of Michigan


Radiological Society of North America
American Roentgen Ray Society
Society of Thoracic Radiology
American College of Radiology
Occult Primary Panel, National Comprehensive Cancer Network
Co-Chair, Lung Nodule Assessment in CT Screening Profile Writing Group, QIBA
COPD/Asthma Committee, QIBA
Big Data Subcommittee, Society of Thoracic Radiology
Co-chair, Lung Cancer Registry Screening Outcomes Working Group, American College of Radiology


2018 Fellow, American College of Radiology
2005 Third Prize Poster, 1st World Congress of Thoracic Imaging
1999 1996 Certificate of Merit, American Roentgen Ray Society
1997 Cum Laude Award, Society of Computed Body Tomography and Magnetic Resonance Imaging
1996 Certificate of Merit, American Roentgen Ray Society
1995 RSNA Seed Grant