Alisa Ingrid Walz-Flannigan, Ph.D.



  1. Rochester, Minnesota


  • Informatics
  • Digital radiography
  • Mammography
  • Patient safety
  • Image quality metrics
  • Flat panel detector technology
  • Image perception issues in radiology image display and interpretation

Rochester, Minnesota

  1. 2008
    Resident - in Clinical Medical Physics, Department of RadiologyMayo Clinic College of Medicine
  2. 2006
    Postdoctoral Fellowship - in the Division of Medical Imaging Physics; Research area: pre-clinical SPECTThe Johns Hopkins University
  3. 2004
    Ph.D. - in Applied Physics; Thesis: Cold Rydberg Gas DynamicsUniversity of Michigan
  4. 1998
    BA - in PhysicsCarleton College


  1. Mammographic Quality Standards Act (MQSA) Certified Physicist
  2. American Board of Radiology - Diagnostic Medical Physics