Among its best-performing EDiR candidates, the EBR has selected some of the most promising young radiologists from different countries and different backgrounds to form the “EDiR Holders” team.
The EDiR Holders are responsible for creating new material that is published twice a month on the blog with a view to helping other radiologists prepare for the EDiR.
Dr. Shweta Agarwal is one of the most renowned radiologists in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) today with over 12 rich years of experience. She currently leads breast imaging and diagnostic services at Allied Medical Center in Dubai. Additionally, gold medals and honours in MBBS and DMRD adorn her long list of achievements.
As an adept lead specialist breast radiologist, with extensive experience in performing and interpreting basic radiological procedures and interventional radiological procedures, she has well-rounded skill sets in diagnostic and management aspects.
She aims to grow professionally and work in a breast unit with professionals who are in the upper echelon of the field.
Senior Radiologist, MBBS, DMRD, DNB, FRCR (UK) with GMC registration, EDiR
Dr. Beer is a consultant radiologist since 2022 at the Medical University in Vienna. At present, Oncologic Imaging is his main area of research, with a focus on Oncologic Imaging, Hepatobiliary Imaging and Advanced Images. Between 2018 and 2020 Dr. Beer was working as a Research Associate at the Department of Radiology, University of Cambridge.
Dr. Hassan Boulkhrif is finalizing his residency at the Erasmus University Medical Center in Rotterdam, the Netherlands. He will continue his training there with a fellowship in Neuroradiology and Head and Neck imaging. Furthermore, he has a special interest in MSK imaging. In addition to his medical degree, he holds a master’s degree in Pharmacy (PharmD). He successfully took the European Diploma in Radiology (EDiR) in 2022. He has interests in medical education and digital innovation. In his spare time he is a reviewer for European Radiology, and loves cooking and traveling.
Dr. Marcin Czarniecki completed his training in Europe, and works at MedStar Georgetown University Hospital as a fellow. He holds the European Diploma in Radiology (EDiR) and trained in Warsaw, Poland and in Cambridge, UK. His work later took him to the National Cancer Institute in Bethesda, Maryland where he researched novel prostate imaging. He is interested in prostate imaging, information technology and medical education.
Dr. De Wilde
Dr. Charlotte De Wilde was born in 1991 in Bruges, Belgium. She completed her medical undergraduate studies at Ghent University in Belgium and graduated magna cum laude in 2015. She started her postgraduate radiology degree at Ghent University that same year and benefited from a very diverse training with one year conducted at Makerere University in Uganda and six months at Stellenbosch University in South Africa. She obtained the European Diploma in Radiology (EDiR) and her specialist qualification in 2020. Dr. De Wilde is a general radiologist and has focused mainly on oncology, emergency and breast imaging, but also has a special interest in MSK imaging. Dr. De Wilde decided to move to New Zealand, where she is now working for TRG Imaging, the largest private imaging provider on the North Island.
Dr. Alexander Favril studied medicine at the Catholic University of Leuven (Belgium) and graduated magna cum laude in 2017. That same year he started his radiology training at the University of Antwerp, where he enjoyed a very thorough and diverse training. He obtained the European Diploma in Radiology (EDiR) and his specialist qualification in 2022. Dr. Favril is a general radiologist and currently works as a staff member in AZ Delta, Belgium. His special interests are Abdominal and Musculoskeletal Radiology. He is truly passionate about radiology and radiology teaching.
Dr. Alia Ghoneim obtained the Saudi board of radiology certification in December 2015 and the European Diploma in Radiology (EDiR) in March 2016. She then had her Neuroradiology specialty training in Glasgow, UK from 2017 to 2019. She currently works as Neuroradiology consultant and assistant professor at King Abdulaziz University Hospital in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia.
Dr. Jurica Grzelja was born in 1991 and graduated from Medical School in Zagreb in 2016 and was the recipient of two Dean’s Awards during his education. He is currently in his last year of residency in Clinical Radiology at the University Hospital Centre Zagreb. He is the author of three EPOS posters at the European Congress of Radiology (ECR). His fields of interest include thoracic and abdominal imaging with a special focus on Paediatric radiology. In 2022 Dr. Grzelja was a clinical observer at the Radiology Department at the Birmingham Children’s Hospital in England and later that year successfully took the EDiR exam in Vienna.
Dr. Ezgi Güler graduated from Gazi University Faculty of Medicine in Ankara in 2008. She completed her radiology residency at Hacettepe University in Ankara in 2013 and, since 2016, she has been working as an abdominal and genitourinary radiologist at Ege University Faculty of Medicine in Izmir. Currently, she is working as an associate professor in the same institution. She obtained the European Diploma in Radiology (EDiR) in 2013. She attended her observership in abdominal radiology in Beaujon Hospital, Paris Sorbonne Cité University, in France. She completed her research fellowship in abdominal imaging at University Hospitals Cleveland Medical Center in USA in 2019. She has research interests in abdominal and genitourinary imaging, oncologic imaging, and medical education.
Dr. Felix Hahn
Dr. Felix Hahn completed his training at the university hospitals of Freiburg and Mainz and currently works in Mainz as an attending radiologist. In addition to his medical degree, he also holds a master’s degree in mathematics (M. Sc.). He successfully took the European Diploma in Radiology (EDiR) in 2021 and has research interests in cardiac imaging as well as primary liver tumors and artificial intelligence.
Dr. Jakub Jaskólski graduated from the Medical University of Silesia in 2016. He obtained the European Diploma in Radiology in January 2022 and is now very happy to be a general radiologist at John Paul II Public Hospital of the Ministry of Interior and Administration in Kielce, Poland. His special interests include Emergency Radiology, Paediatrics, Neuro and Musculoskeletal Imaging. He also involved in the teaching of medical students.
Dr. Luca Laszip
Dr. Luca Laszip completed her radiology residency at the National Institute of Oncology in Budapest, Hungary, where she gained experience in a broad spectrum of cancer imaging. She successfully obtained the European Diploma in Radiology in July of 2022. She is now working as a specialist with particular interest in gynecologic oncology diagnostics and ultrasonography. She also supervises the ongoing resident lectures at her institution.
Dr. Mahmoud Rezk
Dr. Mahmoud Rezk has various educational and research interests in national and international levels. He finished MSc and Ph.D/ doctorate degrees from Cairo University in Egypt, working as Lecturer and consultant radiologist at National Cancer Institute, Cairo University. He had obtained EDiR in Vienna. He had many amazing activities with the European society of Radiology, ESR. He had finished hybrid and molecular imaging Fellowship at Umeå University Hospital, Sweden as first fellow in that subspecialty by the ESHI/ESOR. Then he was chosen by ESHI to be their Ambassador in Egypt. He joined our team as EDiR holder group member since July 2021.
Dr. Alexandre Soler Perromat was born in 1990 and he is originally from Mallorca, Spain. He obtained his medical degree from the Autonomous University of Barcelona. He completed his radiology training in 2019 at the Hospital Clínic of Barcelona. Since then, he has been working there as a staff genitourinary and abdominal radiologist. He obtained the European Diploma in Radiology (EDiR) in 2019 and he has special interest in educational activities.
Dr. Juan Carlos Soler Perromat studied medicine at the Autonomous University of Barcelona. He then underwent specialist training as a radiologist at Hospital Clinic of Barcelona. From 2019 to 2020 he worked as a musculoskeletal radiologist at Germans Trias i Pujol Hospital. Since 2021 he has been working as a staff musculoskeletal radiologist at Hospital Clinic of Barcelona. He obtained the European Diploma in Radiology (EDiR) in 2019. He is interested in medical education and technological advancements.
Dr. Sowmyashree K. N.
Dr. Sowmyashree Kundapura Nagaraja completed her post-graduation in Radiology from Maulana Azad Medical College, University of Delhi, India in 2020 and later worked with the Manipal Hospital Radiology Group from 2020 to 2022. She obtained the European Diploma in Radiology (EDiR) in 2022. Currently, she is pursuing her fellowship in Breast Imaging from Tata Memorial Hospital, Mumbai. She also has special interest in Women’s Imaging, Abdominal Imaging and medical education.