Dr. Claire Wilcox: 29 Years as Radiology Director of Medical Student Education

Effective July 1, 2013, Department of Radiology Associate Professor Dr. Claire Wilcox will step down after 29 years of service as the Department's Director of Medical Student Education, a role she has served in since 1984. Wilcox will continue working as clinical faculty in the Department’s Cardiothoracic Imaging division.

Dr. Claire Wilcox: 29 Years as Radiology Director of Medical Student Education click to enlarge Dr. Claire Wilcox Retires from 29 Years as Radiology Director of Medical Student Education

Assistant Professor Dr. Katherine Birchard will assume the duties of this position in Wilcox's place. The Department's Director of Medical Student Education is responsible for all aspects of departmental interaction with medical student educational activities across all four years.

In a memo to Department of Radiology faculty, Professor and Chairman Dr. Matt Mauro noted: "[We] extend our sincere thanks and appreciation to Claire Wilcox for her service in the organization and administration of our primary senior medical student elective. I would like to welcome Katherine to her new position and once again thank Claire for her commitment to medical student education."