James R. Duncan, MD, PhD
Chief, Interventional Radiology
Professor of Radiology
James R. Duncan, MD, PhD, is a professor of radiology and chief of interventional radiology for Mallinckrodt Institute of Radiology (MIR) at Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis. Prior to Duncan’s appointment as section chief, he served as MIR’s vice chair for quality and safety, beginning in 2015. He has been on the School of Medicine’s faculty since 1992. Since 2008, Duncan has led interventional radiology services at St. Louis Children’s Hospital, where he has managed a team of nurses, technologists and physicians.
An alumnus of the MIR interventional radiology fellowship and diagnostic radiology residency programs, Duncan was the department’s first research resident. He earned his medical degree and doctorate from Washington University.
Vascular interventional radiology, improving quality and safety
image-guided medical procedures, process improvement strategies, central venous catheter placement