William P. Shuman, MD, FACR, FCSBTMR, FSCCT

Vice Chairman & Professor (Department of Radiology) | University of Washington School of Medicine

Director of Radiology | University of Washington School of Medicine

Dr. Shuman received his medical degree from the State University of New York in Syracuse, New York.  After completing a residency in Diagnostic Radiology at Mary Fletcher Hospital of the University of Vermont in Burlington in 1979, Dr. Shuman went on to complete a two year fellowship in Ultrasound and Computed Tomography at the University of Washington in 1981.  Dr. Shuman continued at the University of Washington serving as a Professor in the departments of Radiology, Oncology and Radiation Oncology until 1990.  While at the University of Washington, Dr. Shuman then served as the Director of CT (1982 – 1990) and MR (1983 – 1990). Subsequently, he  was  director of  Computed Tomography, U/S and MR at the University of Vermont (1992 – 1995) and continued to hold Clinical positions at the University of Washington and Seattle University.  

In 1995, Dr. Shuman became the Director of CT/MR/US at Evergreen Hospital Medical Center in Kirkland, WA. In 1997, he was promoted to Medical Director of Evergreen’s Diagnostic Imaging Department and CEO of Radia Medical Imaging.  In 2003, Dr. Shuman returned to the University of Washington to become Professor, Medical Director of Radiology at UW Medical Center, and Vice Chair of the Department of Radiology. His clinical activity is in Body CT and MR and his research interests center around cardiac and dual energy CT. Outside the University of Washington, he is a past President of the Society of Computed Body Tomography/MR (SCBT/MR) and serves on the Radiology Education Alliance and is a Counselor of the ACR.

2017 Presentations & Workshops 

Solutions For Lowering Iodine Dose For Abdomen CTA
Saturday | 16:15-16:30
Multi-Energy Pre-Symposium Workshop

Panel Discussion: How To Start A MECT Practice
Saturday | 16:30-17:00
Multi-Energy Pre-Symposium Workshop

Debate: Why Should My Practice Invest In MECT?
Sunday | 16:50-17:10
Track 1 | Cutting Edge Mini-Symposia


2016 Presentations & Workshops

Session: DECT Vascular | Case Based Review on Most Convincing Indications

  • Low Iodine Dose CTA

Session: Technical Developments | Monday June 20th, 2016

  • Axial Step-and-Shoot Scanning with Wide Detector CT

Session: Radiation | Monday June 20th, 2016

  • Debate: Iterative Reconstruction Compromises CT's Diagnostic Power - Against The Proposition
  • Debate Rebuttal

Session: Pancreas, Liver, GI | Tuesday June 21st, 2016

  • Debate: Perfusion CT Outside the Head is Dead, and Besides, it Has too Much Radiation – For the Proposition
  • Debate Rebuttal

Session: Dual Energy | Tuesday June 21st, 2016

  • Reduced Iodine Dual Energy CT Aortography: How Low can we Go ??
  • Debate Rebuttal