Jorge A. Soto, MD

Professor, Radiology

Jorge Soto
617.638.6610
88 E. Newton St Newton Pavilion

Biography

Jorge A. Soto, MD, Professor of Radiology, is Chief of Radiology at Boston Medical Center and Chair of the Department of Radiology at Boston University School of Medicine. Soto has served as interim Chief/Chair of the department since September 2015.

Soto joined BMC in 2002 as the head of the section of Body Imaging in the Department of Radiology and was named vice chair in 2005. He joined BUSM as Associate Professor of Radiology in 2002 and was promoted to Professor in 2008.

Soto’s main clinical and research interests include: CT and MR imaging of pancreatico-biliary diseases; trauma; abdominal emergencies; inflammatory bowel disease; and CT colonography. He is the author of more than 130 peer-reviewed journal articles, 60 review articles/book chapters, and editor of six books. He is a Fellow of the American Society of Emergency Radiology and the Society of Abdominal Radiology

Soto currently serves on the editorial boards of Radiology and Abdominal Radiology and as a reviewer for numerous journals, including Journal of Magnetic Resonance Imaging, Academic Radiology, American Journal of Roentgenology, Emergency Radiology, Journal of Trauma, European Radiology, Radiographics and American Journal of Gastroenterology.

Soto is the current president of the New England Roentgen Ray Society and is a member of the Executive Committee of the American Society of Emergency Radiology. In addition he currently serves or has served on multiple committees for national and international scientific societies including the Radiological Society of North America, American Roentgen Ray Society, Society of Abdominal Radiology and American College of Radiology.

Born in Colombia, Soto received his Doctor of Medicine and Surgery and Specialist in Diagnostic Radiology degrees from Instituto de Ciencias de la Salud (CES) in Medellin, Colombia. He served as a Body Imaging Fellow at Boston University Medical Center.

Other Positions

  • Chair, Radiology, Boston University School of Medicine
  • Chief, Radiology, Boston Medical Center

Education

  • Instituto de Ciencias de la Salud, MD

Publications

  • Published on 5/1/2020

    Shyu JY, Khurana B, Soto JA, Biffl WL, Camacho MA, Diercks DB, Glanc P, Kalva SP, Khosa F, Meyer BJ, Ptak T, Raja AS, Salim A, West OC, Lockhart ME. ACR Appropriateness Criteria® Major Blunt Trauma. J Am Coll Radiol. 2020 May; 17(5S):S160-S174. PMID: 32370960.

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  • Published on 3/1/2020

    Hsu M, Shah N, Bernal-Fernandez M, HonShideler C, Soto J, Anderson S, Ramalingam V. CTA measurements of acute lower gastrointestinal bleeding size predict subsequent positive catheter angiography. Abdom Radiol (NY). 2020 03; 45(3):615-622. PMID: 32040597.

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  • Published on 3/1/2020

    Levin SR, McAneny D, Durfee JK, Soto JA, Siracuse JJ, Farber A. Open resection of inferior vena caval leiomyomatosis invading an intravascular filter. J Vasc Surg Venous Lymphat Disord. 2020 Mar; 8(2):285-286. PMID: 32067730.

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  • Published on 2/1/2020

    Hsu MJ, Dinh DC, Shah NA, Bernal-Fernandez MC, Soto JA, Anderson SW, Ramalingam V. Time to conventional angiography in gastrointestinal bleeding: CT angiography compared to tagged RBC scan. Abdom Radiol (NY). 2020 02; 45(2):307-311. PMID: 31363814.

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  • Published on 1/17/2020

    Guglielmo FF, Anupindi SA, Fletcher JG, Al-Hawary MM, Dillman JR, Grand DJ, Bruining DH, Chatterji M, Darge K, Fidler JL, Gandhi NS, Gee MS, Grajo JR, Huang C, Jaffe TA, Park SH, Rimola J, Soto JA, Taouli B, Taylor SA, Baker ME. Small Bowel Crohn Disease at CT and MR Enterography: Imaging Atlas and Glossary of Terms. Radiographics. 2020 Mar-Apr; 40(2):354-375. PMID: 31951512.

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  • Published on 11/26/2019

    Minaeva O, Hua N, Franz ES, Lupoli N, Mian AZ, Farris CW, Hildebrandt AM, Kiernan PT, Evers LE, Griffin AD, Liu X, Chancellor SE, Babcock KJ, Moncaster JA, Jara H, Alvarez VE, Huber BR, Guermazi A, Latour LL, McKee AC, Soto JA, Anderson SW, Goldstein LE. Nonhomogeneous Gadolinium Retention in the Cerebral Cortex after Intravenous Administration of Gadolinium-based Contrast Agent in Rats and Humans. Radiology. 2020 02; 294(2):377-385. PMID: 31769744.

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  • Published on 9/26/2019

    Slanetz PJ, Perry H, Kudla A, Soto JA. Building Trust in Radiology Practice. J Am Coll Radiol. 2020 Feb; 17(2):296-297. PMID: 31563521.

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  • Published on 9/1/2019

    Fidler JL, Gunn ML, Soto JA, Brook OR, Allen BC, Guglielmo FF, Grand DJ, Gee MS, Wells ML, Huete A, Khandalwal A, Sokhandon F, Ramalingam V, Al-Hawary MM, LeBedis CA, Park SH. Society of abdominal radiology gastrointestinal bleeding disease-focused panel consensus recommendations for CTA technical parameters in the evaluation of acute overt gastrointestinal bleeding. Abdom Radiol (NY). 2019 09; 44(9):2957-2962. PMID: 31346741.

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  • Published on 11/2/2018

    Li J, Qureshi M, Gupta A, Anderson SW, Soto J, Li B. Quantification of Degree of Liver Fibrosis Using Fibrosis Area Fraction Based on Statistical Chi-Square Analysis of Heterogeneity of Liver Tissue Texture on Routine Ultrasound Images. Acad Radiol. 2019 08; 26(8):1001-1007. PMID: 30393055.

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  • Published on 9/1/2018

    Morrison TC, Wells M, Fidler JL, Soto JA. Imaging Workup of Acute and Occult Lower Gastrointestinal Bleeding. Radiol Clin North Am. 2018 Sep; 56(5):791-804. PMID: 30119774.

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