Jacobi Medical Center RAD-AID Chapter

Chapter Chief: Dr. Mark Guelfguat

Chapter Vice Chief: Dr. Orlando Ortiz

Chapter Secretary: Dr. Rupen Garg

Radiology Education in Peru with Dr. Guelfguat


Dr. Ortiz is currently participating in a virtual visiting professorship for 6 months (6 Radiology Grand Rounds) to RAD-AID Indonesia. The first Grand Rounds lecture is July 7, 2022 with topic of Spine Trauma.

Dr. Ortiz presented at Health 4 The World International Grand Rounds on August 20, 2021 with topic of Trauma Overview: Primary, Secondary, and Sequela of CNS Trauma. He also presented on April 29, 2022 with topic of Spine Infection.

Dr. Jonathan Alis presented at Health 4 The World International Grand Rounds: Imaging of Thoracic Trauma on August 19th, 2022

Dr. Guelfguat recently went on a radiology educational trip to Peru.

We are working towards a collaboration with Sub-Saharan Africa to provide POCUS education. Please see the link below for more information:

POCUS IN SSA Submitted May 20

We are also currently working on providing teaching for CCTA to physicians in other countries through a series of educational videos.

For more information, please contact Rupen Garg at gargr1@nychhc.org.

Dr. Ortiz, Jacobi Radiology’s chairman, gives neuroradiology lecture to residents in Indonesia.