STR Gold Medal Recipient

2018 - Melissa L. Rosado de Christenson, MD, FACR

Pictured from left to right: Dr. Theresa McLoud, Dr. Rosado de Christenson, and Dr. Paul J. Christenson (Urologist, University of Kansas)


Dr. Melissa Rosado de Christenson, Section Chief of Thoracic Radiology at Saint Luke’s Hospital of Kansas City is the 2018 recipient of the Society of Thoracic Radiology’s highest award, the Gold Medal Award for Outstanding Lifetime Achievement. The award was presented by Dr. Theresa McLoud, Professor of Radiology and Vice Chair of Radiology Education at the Massachusetts General Hospital on March 5 during the 2018 annual meeting and scientific assembly of the Society of Thoracic Radiology. Dr. Rosado de Christenson is the 11th recipient of this prestigious award.

STR Gold Medal Recipients

2007 S. David Rockoff
2008 Lawrence R. Goodman
2009 Gordon Gamsu
2010 Theresa C. McLoud
2011 Nestor L. Müller
2012 David P. Naidich
2013 W. Richard Webb
2014 Sanford A. Rubin
2015 Denise R. Aberle
2016 David A. Lynch, MB
2017 Gerald F. Abbott , MD