Resident and medical student education; Evaluation of diagnostic accuracy, specificity and sensitivity
Dr. William W. Scott, Jr. is an Associate Professor in the Johns Hopkins Medicine Department of Radiology and Radiological Science. He specializes in musculoskeletal radiology and medical student education.
Dr. Scott received his undergraduate degree from Harvard University in 1967 and enrolled in medicine at Johns Hopkins. He completed an internship in pathology and a residency in radiology at the Johns Hopkins Hospital. After two years as Chief of Diagnostic Ultrasound at Walter Reed Army Medical Center in Washington, D.C., he returned to Johns Hopkins in 1978 as an Assistant Professor of Radiology.
Over the course of his distinguished career at Johns Hopkins, Dr. Scott served for nine years as Director of Medical Student Education in the radiology program, and was the Chief of Musculoskeletal Radiology for several years, after which he assumed responsibility for Emergency Radiology.
Among his scholarly achievements, he has published more than 85 articles, 16 book chapters, and four complete books. He is certified in diagnostic radiology by the American Board of Radiology.