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Isabel O. Cortopassi, M.D.

  1. Radiologist

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  1. Jacksonville, Florida

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Isabel Cortopassi, M.D., is a cardiothoracic radiologist specialized in imaging of the heart and lungs. She completed Internal Medicine Residency in Recife-PE/Brazil followed by Diagnostic Radiology Residency at InCor/HC-USP in Sao Paulo/Brazil. She completed her US based Radiology training at the Brigham and Women's Hospital, in Boston, MA. After graduating she joined the cardiothoracic imaging section in the department of Diagnostic Radiology at Yale University as an Assistant Professor. Subsequently Dr. Cortopassi was promoted to Associate Professor and became the chief of thoracic section at Yale. Dr Cortopassi joined the Department of Radiology at Mayo Clinic Jacksonville in 2021.

Dr. Cortopassi interpretates radiographs, CT, and MRI of the full spectrum of pulmonary and cardiovascular diseases. Her research interests include interstitial lung disease, diseases of the right ventricle, thoracic vascular diseases such as pulmonary embolism and aortic pathology, and quality and safety.

She has a strong interest in medical education and has served as an Associate Radiology Residency Program Director at Yale. She has been recognized for her teaching efforts 4 times with Teacher of the Year awards at previous institutions. She has spoken at several national and international meetings and is active in many national radiology organizations. Among other service roles, she currently serves on the American College of Radiology Appropriateness Criteria Vascular committee and serves as the head of the American Board of Radiology cardiac certifying committee.

Dr. Cortopassi is Board-certified by the American Board of Radiology and Radiology.

  1. 2010
    Clinical Fellowship - Noninvasive Cardiovascular ImagingDepartment of Radiology, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Harvard Medical School
  2. 2009
    Clinical Fellowship - Emergency RadiologyDepartment of Radiology, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Harvard Medical School
  3. 2008
    Clinical Fellowship - Thoracic ImagingDepartment of Radiology, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Harvard Medical School
  4. 2007
    Residency - RadiologyInCor-Hospital das Clinicas, University of Sao Paulo
  5. 2004
    Residency - Internal MedicineHospital of Restauracao
  6. 2002
    MDUniversidade Federal de Pernambuco

Certifications

  1. 2010
    Diagnostic RadiologyAmerican Board of Radiology

Awards and honors

  1. 2022
    Certificate of Merit, STR Annual MeetingSociety of Thoracic Radiology
  2. 2021
    Certificate of Merit, RSNA 107th Scientific Assembly and Annual MeetingRadiological Society of North America
  3. 2019
    ABR Volunteer Service AwardAmerican Board of Radiology
  4. 2016
    Yale Medical School Faculty Excellence and Diversity AwardYale University
  5. 2015
    "Teacher of the Year" award, University of Arizona, Dept of Medical Imaging University of Arizona
  6. 2014
    “Excellence in Education” award, University of Arizona Medical SchoolUniversity of Arizona
  7. 2012
    “Excellence in Education” award, Yale Diagnostic Radiology DepartmentYale University
  8. 2012
    Certificate of Merit, RSNA 98th Scientific Assembly and Annual MeetingRadiology Society of North America
  9. 2012
    Bronze Medal, ARRS Annual Scientific MeetingAmerican Roentgen Ray Society
  10. 2011
    "Teacher of the Year" award, Yale Diagnostic Radiology DepartmentYale University
  11. 2011
    Branford College FellowYale University
  12. 2010
    Branford College Freshman student advisorYale University
  13. 2007
    Certificate of Merit, RSNA 93rd Scientific Assembly and Annual MeetingRadiological Society of North America
  14. 2004
    Poster Presentation Award, 33th Brazilian Radiological CongressBrazilian Radiological Congress
  15. 1999
    Best Instructor Award, Department of Neuropsychology. UFPE, Recife/PE – BrazilUniversidade Federal de Pernambuco (UFPE)
  16. 1997
    Anatomy tutor Award, Department of Neuropsychology. UFPE, Recife/PE – BrazilUniversidade Federal de Pernambuco (UFPE)

Professional memberships

  1. 2022 - present
    Active MemberEnterprise Radiology Orders & Scheduling Subcommittee (EROSS)
  2. 2022 - present
    Active MemberShared Enterprise Electronic Radiology Systems Subcommittee, Enterprise Radiology IT Committee (formerly Mayo Clinic Radiology Information Technology Committee), Mayo Clinic Committees
  3. 2022 - present
    Active MemberInternational Committee, Mayo Clinic Committees
  4. 2022 - present
    Active MemberRadiology Research Committee
  5. 2020 - 2021
    MemberYale School of Medicine
  6. 2020 - 2021
    MemberRadiological Society of North America
  7. 2019 - 2023
    MemberRadiological Society of North America
  8. 2019 - 2023
    MemberAssociation of Program Directors in Radiology
  9. 2019 - 2021
    MemberSociety of Thoracic Radiology
  10. 2019 - present
    MemberAmerican College of Radiology
  11. 2019 - present
    MemberRadiological Society of North America
  12. 2019 - present
    MemberSociety of Thoracic Radiology
  13. 2018 - 2021
    MemberRadiological Society of North America
  14. 2018 - 2021
    MemberThe France Foundation
  15. 2018 - 2019
    MemberYale Medicine medical group
  16. 2018
    Member, Scientific CommitteeYale University
  17. 2017 - 2023
    ChairAmerican Board of Radiology
  18. 2017 - 2021
    ChairYale New Haven Health
  19. 2017 - 2021
    MemberYale University
  20. 2017 - 2021
    MemberYale University
  21. 2016 - 2021
    MemberYale School of Medicine
  22. 2016 - 2021
    MemberYale University
  23. 2016 - 2021
    MemberYale University
  24. 2016 - 2021
    MemberYale University
  25. 2016 - 2021
    MemberYale University
  26. 2016 - 2021
    MemberYale University
  27. 2016 - 2021
    ChairYale New Haven Health
  28. 2014 - 2023
    MemberAmerican College of Radiology
  29. 2014 - 2017
    MemberAmerican Board of Radiology
  30. 2013 - 2021
    MemberAmerican College of Radiology
  31. 2013 - 2016
    MemberAmerican Roentgen Ray Society
  32. 2010 - 2016
    MemberYale University
  33. 2010 - 2016
    MemberYale College
  34. 2010 - 2013
    MemberYale New Haven Health
  35. 2010 - 2013
    MemberYale University
  36. 2010 - 2013
    MemberYale University
  37. 2010 - 2013
    MemberYale University
  38. 2010 - 2023
    MemberAmerican College of Radiology
  39. 2010 - 2019
    MemberAmerican College of Radiology

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