Profile Detail

Christiane Hakim, MD FACR

Chief: Radiology at Magee-Womens Hospital of UPMC
Director: Women’s Imaging Fellowship
Clinical Director: Breast Imaging at Hillman
Professor of Radiology


Interest (in 3 to 10 words):

Education Northeastern Ohio Universities College of Medicine
University of Akron
Medical / Graduate School Northeastern Ohio Universities
Residency Allegheny General Hospital
Clinical / Post-doctoral Fellowship Body Imaging, The Western Pennsylvanian Hospital
Current American College of Radiology
American Roentgen Ray Society
Mammographers Society of Pittsburgh
Pennsylvania Medical Society
Pennsylvania Radiological Society
Pittsburgh Roentgen Ray Society
Radiological Society of North America
Society of Breast Imaging
& Programs
Digital Imaging
Clinical Interest Mammography
Research Interest Various aspects in mammography and pelvic floor imaging
Selected Publications   Gur D, Abrams GS, Chough DM, Ganott MA, Hakim CM, Perrin RL, Rathfon GY, Sumkin JH, Zuley ML, Bandos AI. Digital Breast Tomosynthesis An Observer Performance Study. Am J Roentgenol; August 2009; 193:586-591.

Zuley ML, Bandos AI, Abrams GS, Cohen C, Hakim CM, Sumkin JH, Drescher J, Rockette HE, Gur D. Time to Diagnosis and Performance Levels during Repeat Interpretations of Digital Breast Tomosynthesis: Preliminary Observations. Acad Radiol. 2010, 17(4):450-455.

Gur D, Bandos AI, Rockette HE, Zuley MR, Hakim CM, Chough DM, Ganott MA, Sumkin JH. Is an ROC-Type Response Truly Always Better than a Binary Response in Observer Performance Studies? Acad Radiology. 2010 March 15.

Hakim CM, Chough DM, Ganott MA, Sumkin JH, Zuley ML, Gur D. Digital Breast Tomosynthesis in the Diagnostic Environment: A Subjective Side by Side Review. Am. J. Roentgenol. 2010 August; 195: 172-176.

Gur D, Bandos AI, Rockette HE, Zuley ML, Sumkin JH, Chough DM, Hakim CM. Localized detection and classification of abnormalities on FFDM and tomosynthesis examinations rated under an FROC paradigm. American Journal of Roentgenology. 2011 Mar;196(3):737-41.
Honors and  
Blue Ribbon Cum Laude Award for poster presentation at SPIE Meeting for paper on "Changes in frequency of recall recommendations of examinations depicting cancer with the availability of either priors or digital breast tomosynthesis."
PubMed Publications   See a listing of publications on PubMed, a service of the National Library of medicine.