Kitt A. Shaffer, MD, PhD

Professor, Radiology

Kitt Shaffer
820 Harrison Ave


Expertise includes: Thoracic imaging; Breast imaging; Educational methodology; Interactive teaching methods; Digital teaching methods.

Other Positions

  • Professor, Anatomy & Neurobiology, Boston University Chobanian & Avedisian School of Medicine


  • Tufts University School of Medicine, MD
  • University of Kansas, PhD
  • Kansas State University, BA


  • Published on 9/20/2022

    Landau-Taylor J, Cassidy B, Claus LA, Prasad M, Shi J, Barrett J, Shaffer K, Wisco JJ. Integration of Clinical Skills into Preclinical Medical Curriculum Via a Low-Cost Femoral Triangle Ultrasound Model. Med Sci Educ. 2022 Oct; 32(5):937-939. PMID: 36276768.

    Read at: PubMed
  • Published on 8/3/2022

    Shaffer K. Editorial Comment: Technology for Tedious Tasks. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 2022 Dec; 219(6):902. PMID: 35920711.

    Read at: PubMed
  • Published on 2/6/2022

    Cooke EA, Visscher K, Myers H, Wang K, Shaffer K, Berland LL, Sarkany D. Integration of Art Into Radiological Societies & Educational Conferences: Early Experiences of the 2021 ACR Art Task Force. Curr Probl Diagn Radiol. 2022 Jul-Aug; 51(4):427-430. PMID: 35241310.

    Read at: PubMed
  • Published on 5/12/2020

    Shaffer K. Deep Learning and Lung Cancer: AI to Extract Information Hidden in Routine CT Scans. Radiology. 2020 07; 296(1):225-226. PMID: 32401156.

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  • Published on 5/6/2020

    Staziaki PV, Sarangi R, Parikh UN, Brooks JG, LeBedis CA, Shaffer K. An Objective Structured Clinical Examination for Medical Student Radiology Clerkships: Reproducibility Study. JMIR Med Educ. 2020 May 06; 6(1):e15444. PMID: 32374267.

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  • Published on 6/13/2019

    Richardson ML, Shaffer K, Amini B, Spittler NLJ. Advanced, Interactive, Image-based Education: Technology and Pedagogy. Curr Probl Diagn Radiol. 2020 Mar - Apr; 49(2):74-81. PMID: 31300178.

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  • Published on 6/4/2019

    Slanetz PJ, Gupta S, Shaffer K, Oates ME. Building Resilience One Moment at a Time. J Am Coll Radiol. 2020 Apr; 17(4):523-524. PMID: 31173742.

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  • Published on 2/12/2019

    Shaffer K. Mammographic Parenchymal Analysis: Can We Do Better with Digital Assistance? Radiology. 2019 Apr; 291(1):21-22. PMID: 30747593.

    Read at: PubMed
  • Published on 10/19/2018

    Shaffer K. "Why We Need a Guide to New Teaching Methods Now". Acad Radiol. 2019 01; 26(1):114-115. PMID: 30343839.

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  • Published on 8/16/2018

    Gunderman RB, Shaffer K. Building a Tree From the Leaves Down: A Challenge for Contemporary Educators. Acad Radiol. 2018 10; 25(10):1359-1360. PMID: 30120050.

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