Matthew (Matt) A. Bernstein, Ph.D.

  1. Medical Physicist

Departments

Location

  1. Rochester, Minnesota

Languages

English
  1. 1987
    Post-doctoral FellowshipDepartment of Radiology, University of Wisconsin, Madison
  2. 1985
    PhD - Physics (Dissertation: Emission of particle-unstable resonances from compound nuclei) Professor William A. Friedman, Research adviserUniversity of Wisconsin, Madison
  3. 1980
    BS - Mathematical PhysicsState University of New York at Binghamton

Certifications

  1. 2003
    Magnetic Resonance Imaging PhysicsAmerican Board of Medical Physics

Awards and honors

  1. 2011
    Certificate of Merit for the poster presentation "Strategies to meet safety restrictions for MR examinations of patients with implanted devices."Radiological Society of North America
  2. 2009
    FellowInternational Society for Magnetic Resonance in Medicine
  3. 2006
    Full Faculty PrivilegesMayo Graduate School of Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science, Department of Education Administration
  4. 2001
    Certificate of Merit for the poster presentation "Pediatric and adult cochlear implantation: Rationale, evaluation, surgery, and follow-up"Radiological Society of North America
  5. 2000
    Cum laude awarded for the poster presentation "Routine clinical brain MR imaging at 3.0T: Initial clinical experience"American Society of Neuroradiology
  6. 2000
    Excellence in design award for poster 0847NR "Clinical MR Imaging of the Brain at 3.0 Tesla: Initial Clinical Experience"Radiological Society of North America
  7. 1999
    Magna cum laude awarded for the poster presentation, "Carotid MR angiography, a decade of development"Radiological Society of North America
  8. 1997
    Management Award for "Organizing and teaching the outstanding global MR Physics Class"General Electric
  9. 1997
    Management Award for "Organizing and teaching the outstanding global MR Physics Class"General Electric
  10. 1996
    Management Award for "Exceptional proactive and reactive problem solving for Signa UltraFast Imaging (UFI)"General Electric
  11. 1995
    Management Award for "Developing the MR Physics Class"General Electric
  12. 1992
    Management Award for "Leadership role in the development of the vascular imaging product"General Electric
  13. 1991
    "GEMMY" award for outstanding GEMS-TV customer training presentationGeneral Electric
  14. 1990
    Management Award for "Contributions to the development of Signa Advantage"General Electric
  15. 1990
    Featured in General Electric's back-page advertising series in Radiology for development of Phase Contrast Angiography productAwarding Organization
  16. 1990
    Featured in General Electric's back-page advertising series in Radiology for development of Spoiled Gradient Recalled pulse sequence (SPGR)Awarding Organization
  17. 1988
    Management Award for "Contributions to Signa 3.2 pulse sequence development"General Electric
  18. 1981
    Honorable mention NSF Graduate FellowshipNational Science Foundation
  19. 1980
    George Moore Award for achievement in PhysicsState University of New York at Binghamton
  20. 1980
    Alexander Horowitz Award (Awarded to the top graduating Senior)State University of New York at Binghamton
  21. 1980
    Honorable mention NSF Graduate FellowshipNational Science Foundation
  22. 1980
    Wisconsin Alumni Research Foundation FellowshipAwarding Organization
  23. 1979
    Member (junior year)Phi Beta Kappa Honor Society
  24. 1976
    New York State Regents ScholarshipAwarding Organization
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Professional memberships

  1. 2014 - present
    MemberProgram Committee, Editor's Forum Annual Meeting
  2. 2013
    ChairGraduate Student Committee: Tom Polley, Mayo Graduate School of Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science
  3. 2013
    ChairGraduate Student Committee: Shengzhen Tao, Mayo Graduate School of Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science
  4. 2013
    ChairMR Imaging Support, Department of Radiology
  5. 2012 - present
    Section HeadMR Physics Section, Department of Radiology
  6. 2011
    Charter MemberSociety of Directors of Academic Medical Physics Programs
  7. 2011 - present
    MemberPublication Committee, International Society for Magnetic Resonance in Medicine
  8. 2011 - present
    MemberBoard of Trustees, International Society for Magnetic Resonance in Medicine
  9. 2010 - 2013
    MemberGraduate Student Committee: Zach Kelm, Mayo Graduate School of Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science
  10. 2010 - 2012
    Co-ChairMRI Certification, American Board of Medical Physics
  11. 2010 - present
    ExaminerAmerican Board of Medical Physics
  12. 2010 - present
    Board of DirectorsAmerican Board of Medical Physics
  13. 2008 - 2010
    MemberRadiology 3i Committee, Department of Radiology
  14. 2007 - 2011
    MemberRadlex MRI Committee, Radiological Society of North America
  15. 2006 - present
    MemberInternational Society for Magnetic Resonance in Medicine
  16. 2005 - present
    MemberNeuroradiology MR Committee, Division of Neuroradiology, Department of Radiology
  17. 2003 - 2005
    MemberExecutive Committee, MR Engineering Study Group, International Society for Magnetic Resonance in Medicine
  18. 2002 - 2003
    MemberStudy Group Advisory Board, International Society for Magnetic Resonance in Medicine
  19. 2001 - 2002
    ChairMR Engineering Study Group, International Society for Magnetic Resonance in Medicine
  20. 2001 - present
    MemberMRI Default Protocol Committee, Department of Radiology
  21. 2000 - 2005
    MemberRadiology Research Committee, Department of Radiology
  22. 2000 - 2004
    MemberMRI Engineering Committee, Department of Radiology
  23. 2000 - 2002
    MemberMR Engineering Study Group, International Society for Magnetic Resonance in Medicine
  24. 2000 - 2001
    MemberExecutive Committee, MR Engineering Study Group, International Society for Magnetic Resonance in Medicine
  25. 1999 - 2000
    Program DirectorMR Flow and Motion Quantitation Study Group, International Society for Magnetic Resonance in Medicine
  26. 1999 - 2000
    MemberMR Flow and Motion Quantitation Study Group, International Society for Magnetic Resonance in Medicine
  27. 1999 - 2000
    MemberExecutive Committee, MR Flow and Motion Quantitation Study Group, International Society for Magnetic Resonance in Medicine
  28. 1998 - present
    MemberMRI Safety Committee, Department of Radiology
  29. 1998 - present
    MemberMR Imaging Support, Department of Radiology
  30. 1995
    MemberGE Elfun Society, General Electric Medical Systems
  31.  
    Committee MemberMayo Graduate School of Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science, Department of Education Administration
  32.  
    MemberMR Quality Review Board, Department of Radiology
  33.  
    MemberEnterprise Radiology MRI Team
  34.  
    MemberAmerican Physical Society
  35.  
    MemberAmerican Association of Physicists in Medicine
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Publications

Research activities

See a description of research activities.