Associate Professor of Oncology
Associate Professor of Urology
Education and Experience
- Medical University of Lodz (50 - 637 Wroclaw )/ (1989)
- Medical University of Silesia (Katowice )/ (1988)
- Medical College of Georgia - Registrar (Augusta GA)/ Diagnostic Radiology (2000)
- Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine (Baltimore MD)/ ASTP / Cross Sectional Body Imaging (2001)
- Diagnostic Radiology, American Board of Radiology (2000)
- Radiology and Radiological Science
PhD - Medical University of Lodz, Lodz, Poland
Residency - Medical College of Georgia, Augusta, GA
Fellowship - Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD
2001 Special Recognition Award from the President of the American Association for Women Radiologists
2002 Leadership Award from the American Association for Women Radiologists
2003 Young Investigator Award from the Society of Computed Body Tomography and Magnetic Resonance
2004 Certificate of Merit from the American Roentgen Ray Society
2004 Bronze Medal from the American Roentgen Ray Society
2004 Radiology Editors Recognition
2005 Cum Laude Award Scientific and Educational Exhibits, European Congress of Radiology, Vienna 2005
2005 Cum Laude Award for Scientific Presentation from the Society of Computed Body Tomography and Magnetic Resonance
2005 Outstanding Faculty Teacher of the Year 2005 Residents Award, Department of Radiology, Johns Hopkins University
2006 American Roentgen Ray Society 2006 Philips Scholarship
2007 Certificate of Honor, in recognition of the 5th place in the ranking of the Womens Imaging Specialist category of the 2007 Medical Imaging Industry Top 10 Awards
2008 Bronze Medal from the American Roentgen Ray Society
- Diagnostic Radiology
Macura K.J., Genadry R., Borman T., Mostwin J.L., Lardo A.C., Bluemke D.A. Evaluation of the Female Urethra with Intraurethral MR Imaging. Journal of Magnetic Resonance Imaging 2004; 20:153-159.
Rogers, C.G., Knight, V., Macura, K.J., Ziegfeld, S., Paidas, C.N., Mathews, R.I. High-grade renal injuries in children is conservative management possible? Urology 2004;64(3):574-9.
Vogel-Claussen, J., Kulesza, P., Macura, K.J. Placental Transmogrification of the Lung. Journal of Thoracic Imaging 2005;20(3):233-235.
Macura, K.J., Genadry, R.R., Bluemke, D.A. MR imaging of female urethra and supporting ligaments in the assessment of urinary incontinence: Spectrum of abnormalities. RadioGraphics 2006;26(4):1135-1149.
Macura, K.J., Ouwerkerk R, Jacobs MA, Bluemke DA. Patterns of Enhancement on Breast MRI: Interpretation and Imaging Pitfalls. RadioGraphics 2006; 26(6):1719-1734.
Strzelczyk, J, Damilakis, J. Marx, MV, Macura, KJ. Facts and controversies about radiation exposure. Part 1: Controlling unnecessary radiation exposures. Journal of the American College of Radiology 2006;3:924-931.
Strzelczyk, J, Damilakis, J. Marx, MV, Macura, KJ. Facts and controversies about radiation exposure. Part 2: Low-level exposures and cancer risk. Journal of the American College of Radiology 2007;4:32-39.
Macura, KJ. MR imaging of pelvic floor defects in women. Topics in Magnetic Resonance Imaging 2006;17:417-426.
Rajkotia K, Veeramani M, Macura, KJ. MR imaging of adnexal masses. Topics in Magnetic Resonance Imaging 2006;17:379-397.
Ouwerkerk, R, Jacobs, MA, Macura, KJ, Wolf, AC, Stearns, V, Mezban, SD, Khouri, NF, Bluemke, DA, Bottomley, PA. Elevated Tissue Sodium Concentration in Malignant Breast Lesions Detected With Noninvasive 23Na MRI. Breast Cancer Res. 2007;106(2):151-60.
Cheung N, Sharrett R, Klein R, Criqui MH, Islam AFM, Macura KJ, Cotch MF, Klein BEK, Wong TY. Aortic Distensibility and Retinal Arteriolar Narrowing: The Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis. Hypertension 2007, 50(4):617-22.
Hendix CW, Fuchs E, Macura KJ, Lee Linda, Parsons T, Bakshi R, Khan W, Guidos A, Wahl R. Quantitative methods to assess distribution and clearance of topical HIV microbicides in the distal gastrointestinal tract. Clin Pharmacol Ther 2008;83(1):97-105.
Macura KJ, Genadry RR. Female urinary incontinence: pathophysiology, methods of evaluation and role of MR imaging. Abdom Imaging 2008;33(3):371-80.
Pondman KM, Ftterer JJ, Ten Haken B, Schultze Kool LJ, Witjes JA, Hambrock T, Macura KJ, Barentsz JO. MR-Guided Biopsy of the Prostate: An Overview of Techniques and a Systematic Review. Eur Urol 2008;54(3):517-27.
Macura KJ. Multiparametric MR Imaging of the Prostate: Current Status in Prostate Cancer Detection, Localization and Staging. Seminars in Roentgenology 2008;43(4):303-13.
Misra S, Macura KJ, Ramesh KT, Okamura AM. The Importance of Organ Geometry and Boundary Constraints for Planning Medical Interventions. Med Eng Phys. 2008 Sep 22.
Chang K, Kamel IR, Macura KJ, Bluemke DA. 3.0-T MR imaging of the abdomen: comparison with 1.5 T. Radiographics 2008;28(7):1983-98.
Juluru K, Vogel-Claussen J, Macura KJ, Kamel IR, Steever A, Bluemke DA. MR Imaging in Patients at Risk for Developing Nephrogenic Systemic Fibrosis: Protocols, Practices, and Imaging Techniques to Maximize Patient Safety. Radiographics. 2009;29(1):9-22.
Jacobs MA, Pan L, Macura KJ. Whole-body diffusion-weighted and proton imaging: a review of this emerging technology for monitoring metastatic cancer. Seminars in Roentgenology 2009 Apr;44(2):111-22.
Bonekamp D, Macura KJ. Dynamic Contrast-Enhanced Magnetic Resonance Imaging in the Evaluation of the Prostate. Top Magn Reson Imaging, 2008; 19(6), in print.
Jacobs MA, Ouwerkerk R, Pewtroski K, Macura KJ. Diffusion Weighted Imaging with ADC Mapping and Spectroscopy in Prostate Cancer. Top Magn Reson Imaging, 2008; 19(6), in print.
Macura KJ, Stoianovici D. Advancements in Magnetic Resonance-Guided Robotic Interventions in the Prostate. Top Magn Reson Imaging, 2008; 19(6), in print.
El-Khouli R, Macura KJ, Kamel IR, Bluemke DA. Dynamic Contrast Enhanced Magnetic Resonance Imaging of the Breast: Quantitative method for kinetic curve type assessment. Amer J Roentgen 2009, in print.
El-Khouli R, Macura KJ, Vogel-Claussen J, Jacobs MA, Barker P, Bluemke D. Magnetic Resonance Imaging Guided Vacuum Assisted Breast Biopsy: A Phantom and Patient Evaluation of Targeting Accuracy. JMRI 2009, in print.
- Magnetic Resonance Imaging of the Female and Male Pelvis
1993-1995 International Association of Knowledge Engineers (IAKE)
1993-1996 Society of Applied Learning Technology (SALT)
1993-1996 Sigma Xi, The Scientific Research Society
1994-1996 American Medical Informatics Association (AMIA)
1995-1996 Society for Computer Applications in Radiology (SCAR)
1996-Present Radiological Society of North America (RSNA)
1996-Present American College of Radiology (ACR)
1996-Present American Association for Women Radiologists (AAWR)
2001-Present American Roentgen Ray Society (ARRS)
2001-Present Association of University Radiologists (AUR)
2002-Present International Society for Magnetic Resonance in Medicine (ISMRM)
2004-Present Society for Advancement of Womens Imaging (SAWI)
2005-Present Society for Computed Body Tomography & Magnetic Resonance (SCBT/MR)
2007-Present American Medical Association (AMA)
- Prostate Cancer Imaging