Name: Vincent Michael Mellnick
Academic Title: Assistant Professor of Radiology
Medical School: University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston Medical School
Specialization: Abdominal Imaging:Ultrasound, CT, MRI and Fluoroscopic studies
Year joined MIR: As a resident, 2007-2012; Attending 2012-present
Current research interests: Emergency and Trauma Radiology. I serve on the educational and program planning committees for the American Society of Emergency Radiology.
Professional Honors, Awards or Organizational Status:
- MIR Teacher of the Year, 2014
- MIR Distinguished Teaching Award, 2013
My favorite pastime outside of work is being at home with my lovely wife Shanna and 2 daughters: Lucy (4) and Lillian (1).
Quote: I chose MIR because as a resident here I grew to admire the faculty who taught me and wanted to be a part of a department with such an immense national and international reputation. Working with our residents inspires, motivates, and challenges me and is my favorite part of this job.