Professor of Diagnostic Imaging
Director of Ultrasound
University of Massachusetts Medical School
The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University
Massachusetts General Hospital
Michael D. Beland, MD is a Professor of Diagnostic Imaging at Brown University and adjunct Professor of Physics at the University of Rhode Island. He is Medical Director of the Ultrasound Departments at Rhode Island Hospital and The Miriam Hospital specializing in Body Imaging and Intervention including the use of x-ray, ultrasound, CT and MRI. Dr. Beland graduated from the University of Massachusetts Medical School, completed a radiology residency at The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University / Rhode Island Hospital and a fellowship in Abdominal Imaging and Intervention at Massachusetts General Hospital. He is an elected Fellow of the Society of Radiologists in Ultrasound and an elected Fellow of the Society of Abdominal Radiology. He has served as an Expert to the American College of Radiology (ACR) developing Appropriateness Criteria on Urological Imaging and the ACR committee on Thyroid imaging and reporting. Dr. Beland was Associate Editor for “Abdominal Radiology”, the official journal of the Society of Abdominal Radiology and is now Chair of the SRU Professional Practice Committee. His areas of research interest include diagnostic and interventional ultrasound, body imaging and radiology education with multiple teaching and educational committee responsibilities as well as numerous abstracts, presentations and publications in these areas.