Chad William Farris, MD, PhD

Assistant Professor, Radiology

Chad Farris
820 Harrison Ave


Chad Farris, MD, PhD, is an Assistant Professor of Radiology at Boston University Chobanian & Avedisian School of Medicine and an Attending Neuroradiologist at Boston Medical Center.

Other Positions

  • Predoctoral Trainee (previously held), Anatomy & Neurobiology, Boston University Chobanian & Avedisian School of Medicine, Graduate Medical Sciences
  • Boston Medical Center


  • Boston University School of Medicine, MD
  • Boston University School of Medicine, PhD
  • Boston University, BS


  • Published on 10/20/2023

    Tivnan P, Setty BN, Howard E, Agarwal J, Farris CW, Wachman EM, Castro-Aragon I. Ultrasound evaluation of brain parenchyma in preterm infants with prenatal opioid exposure. J Perinatol. 2023 Oct 20. PMID: 37863985.

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  • Published on 8/2/2023

    Xu Y, Farris CW, Anderson SW, Zhang X, Brown KA. Bayesian reconstruction of magnetic resonance images using Gaussian processes. Sci Rep. 2023 Aug 02; 13(1):12527. PMID: 37532743.

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  • Published on 10/7/2022

    Kumar AA, Yeo N, Whittaker M, Attra P, Barrick TR, Bridges LR, Dickson DW, Esiri MM, Farris CW, Graham D, Lin WL, Meijles DN, Pereira AC, Perry G, Rosene DL, Shtaya AB, Van Agtmael T, Zamboni G, Hainsworth AH. Vascular Collagen Type-IV in Hypertension and Cerebral Small Vessel Disease. Stroke. 2022 Dec; 53(12):3696-3705. PMID: 36205142.

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  • Published on 12/7/2021

    Alosco ML, Mian AZ, Buch K, Farris CW, Uretsky M, Tripodis Y, Baucom Z, Martin B, Palmisano J, Puzo C, Ang TFA, Joshi P, Goldstein LE, Au R, Katz DI, Dwyer B, Daneshvar DH, Nowinski C, Cantu RC, Kowall NW, Huber BR, Alvarez VE, Stern RA, Stein TD, Killiany RJ, McKee AC, Mez J. Structural MRI profiles and tau correlates of atrophy in autopsy-confirmed CTE. Alzheimers Res Ther. 2021 12 07; 13(1):193. PMID: 34876229.

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  • Published on 11/24/2021

    Uretsky M, Bouix S, Killiany RJ, Tripodis Y, Martin B, Palmisano J, Mian AZ, Buch K, Farris C, Daneshvar DH, Dwyer B, Goldstein L, Katz D, Nowinski C, Cantu R, Kowall N, Huber BR, Stern RA, Alvarez VE, Stein TD, McKee A, Mez J, Alosco ML. Association Between Antemortem FLAIR White Matter Hyperintensities and Neuropathology in Brain Donors Exposed to Repetitive Head Impacts. Neurology. 2022 01 04; 98(1):e27-e39. PMID: 34819338.

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  • Published on 11/4/2021

    Bouhadjer K, Tissera K, Farris CW, Juliano AF, Cunnane ME, Curtin HD, Mankarious LA, Reinshagen KL. Retrospective Review of Midpoint Vestibular Aqueduct Size in the 45° Oblique (Pöschl) Plane and Correlation with Hearing Loss in Patients with Enlarged Vestibular Aqueduct. AJNR Am J Neuroradiol. 2021 12; 42(12):2215-2221. PMID: 34737185.

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  • Published on 7/1/2021

    Farris CW, Killiany RJ, O'Donoghue E, Koo BB, Wainford RD, Moss MB, Rosene DL, Moore TL. The relationship of age and hypertension with cognition and gray matter cerebral blood volume in a rhesus monkey model of human aging. Behav Neurosci. 2021 Oct; 135(5):680-692. PMID: 34197136.

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  • Published on 1/12/2021

    Farris CW, Baghdanian A, Takahashi C, Sung EK, Sakai O, Patel M, Burley H, Rai A, Brahmbhatt T, Adran D, Kim H, Ravilla A, Mian AZ. Implementation of Institutional Triaging Algorithms Decreases Head and Neck MDCT Use in Blunt Trauma. Radiology. 2021 03; 298(3):622-629. PMID: 33434109.

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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 5/24/2019

    Onoue K, Farris C, Burley H, Sung E, Clement M, Abdalkader M, Mian A. Role of cervical spine MRI in the setting of negative cervical spine CT in blunt trauma: Critical additional information in the setting of clinical findings suggestive of occult injury. J Neuroradiol. 2021 May; 48(3):164-169. PMID: 31132384.

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