Paul (PJ) G. Thacker, Jr., M.D., M.H.A.

  1. Radiologist
  • Pediatric Thoracic Imaging
  1. 2017
    MHAMedical University of South Carolina
  2. 2012
    Fellowship - Pediatric RadiologyChildren’s Mercy Hospitals and Clinics
  3. 2011
    Residency - RadiologyMayo School of Graduate Medical Education, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
  4. 2007
    Internship - Internal MedicineUniversity of Mississippi Medical Center
  5. 2006
    MDUniversity of Mississippi School of Medicine
  6. 2002
    BS - Pharmaceutical SciencesUniversity of Mississippi

Certifications

  1. 2013
    Pediatric RadiologyAmerican Board of Radiology
  2. 2011
    Diagnostic RadiologyAmerican Board of Radiology

Awards and honors

  1. 2019
    Certificate of Appreciation for Excellence The Society of Pediatric Radiology
  2. 2018
    Cum Laude Poster Award2018 Society of Abdominal Radiology Annual Scientific Meeting and Educational Course
  3. 2017
    Dean’s Award Medical University of South Carolina College of Health Professions
  4. 2017
    The Alpha Eta SocietyMedical University of South Carolina College of Health Professions
  5. 2017
    Upsilon Phi Delta Honor SocietyMedical University of South Carolina College of Health Professions
  6. 2013
    Certificate of Appreciation for ExcellencePediatric Radiology
  7. 2012
    Certificate of MeritRadiological Society of North America
  8. 2008
    C. Allen Good Award for Excellence in Medical Education and ResearchMayo Foundation
  9. 2006
    Cum LaudeUniversity of Mississippi School of Medicine
  10. 2006
    Robert D. Sloan AwardUniversity of Mississippi School of Medicine
  11. 2005
    Honor Medical SocietyAlpha Omega Alpha
  12. 2002
    Magna cum LaudeUniversity of Mississippi

Professional memberships

  1. 2022 - present
    MemberInternational Society for Magnetic Resonance in Medicine
  2. 2021 - present
    MemberCOG Hodgkins Imaging/Radiation Oncology Research Meeting
  3. 2020 - present
    MemberRochester Access Subcommittee
  4. 2020 - present
    ChairMidwest Radiology Analytics
  5. 2020 - present
    MemberMidwest Radiology COVID-19 Planning Committee
  6. 2019 - 2020
    Poster Abstract CommitteeSociety of Pediatric Radiology
  7. 2019 - 2020
    MemberSociety of Pediatric Radiology; SPR Public Policy & Advocacy Committee Appointment
  8. 2019 - present
    MemberChildren's Oncology Group
  9. 2019 - present
    Vice ChairEnterprise Radiology Analytics
  10. 2019 - present
    MemberEnterprise Radiology Optimization Oversight (EROO)
  11. 2018 - present
    MemberMidwest Radiology Clinical Practice Committee
  12. 2018 - 2021
    MemberOrders Advisory Group
  13. 2018 - present
    MemberMaster Plan Project Team Meeting
  14. 2018 - present
    MemberCT Steering Committee, Department of Radiology
  15. 2018 - present
    MemberEnterprise Radiology Clinical Practice Committee
  16. 2018 - present
    MemberSociety for Pediatric Radiology
  17. 2018 - present
    ChairEnterprise Radiology Scheduling Operations
  18. 2018
    MemberCT Utilization Taskforce
  19. 2018 - present
    ChairEnterprise Radiology Orders & Scheduling Subcommittee (EROSS)
  20. 2018 - present
    MemberMidwest Radiology Finance Committee
  21. 2018 - present
    Ad Hoc MemberConverged Enterprise Radiology Practice Subcommittee (CERPS)
  22. 2018 - present
    ChairEnterprise Radiology Orders & Scheduling Subcommittee (EROSS)
  23. 2017 - 2021
    MemberMidwest Radiology Equipment and Space Subcommittee, Department of Radiology
  24. 2017 - present
    RepresentativeCT Operations Group, Department of Radiology
  25. 2017 - present
    MemberEuropean Society of Pediatric Radiology
  26. 2017 - present
    Superuser for go-liveMayo Clinic
  27. 2017 - present
    MemberEnterprise Radiology Continuing Medical Education Subcommittee
  28. 2017 - present
    MemberAmerican Roentgen Ray Society
  29. 2017 - present
    ChairAmerican College of Radiology
  30. 2017 - present
    MemberSociety for Pediatric Radiology
  31. 2016 - 2017
    Executive Strategic Planning CommitteeMedical University of South Carolina
  32. 2016 - 2017
    Combined SPACE CommitteeMedical University of South Carolina
  33. 2016 - 2017
    Collaborative ICCE Executive CommitteeMedical University of South Carolina Department of Radiology
  34. 2016 - present
    TreasurerThe International Society of Pediatric Thoracic Imaging
  35. 2016 - present
    Executive Committee MemberInternational Society of Pediatric Thoracic Imaging
  36. 2016 - present
    MemberSociety for Pediatric Radiology
  37. 2016 - present
    MemberAmerican College of Radiology
  38. 2015 - 2017
    CHWP Patient Experience Steering CommitteeMedical University of South Carolina
  39. 2015 - 2017
    CHWP Operations GroupMedical University of South Carolina
  40. 2015 - 2017
    Scholarly Activity CommitteeMedical University of South Carolina
  41. 2014 - 2017
    Ambulatory Strategic Planning CommitteeMedical University of South Carolina
  42. 2014 - 2017
    CHWP Pediatric Imaging Design CommitteeMedical University of South Carolina
  43. 2014 - 2017
    CHWP Emergency Department Design CommitteeMedical University of South Carolina
  44. 2014 - 2016
    Chair - Website CommitteeMedical University of South Carolina Department of Radiology
  45. 2014 - 2016
    LiaisonSociety for Pediatric Radiology
  46. 2013 - 2017
    Quality Improvement CommitteeMedical University of South Carolina Department of Radiology
  47. 2013 - 2017
    Research CommitteeMedical University of South Carolina Department of Radiology
  48. 2013 - 2016
    Clinical Competency CommitteeMedical University of South Carolina Department of Radiology
  49. 2013 - 2015
    MemberSociety for Pediatric Radiology
  50. 2013 - present
    ChairSociety for Pediatric Radiology
  51. 2012 - 2017
    MemberSouth Carolina Radiological Society
  52. 2012 - 2017
    Charter Member - Capital Equipment Allocations CommitteeMedical University of South Carolina
  53. 2012 - 2015
    Residency Selection CommitteeMedical University of South Carolina Department of Radiology
  54. 2011 - present
    MemberSociety for Pediatric Radiology
  55. 2007 - present
    MemberAmerican College of Radiology
  56. 2006 - present
    MemberRadiological Society of North America
  57. 2005 - present
    MemberAlpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society

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