Bozena Góraj

Bozena Goraj  graduated from the Medical University in Lodz, Poland, where she also  completed her specialization in radiology. Early in her radiological carrier she decided to focus on Neuroimaging .  In 1986 she was awarded a title of a doctor of medical sciences based on the thesis  on value of the transfontanellar Ultrasound in the Neuropediatric diseases. She complemented  her training obtained in Poland with Fellowship in Neuroradiology in New York Medical College and several internationally  organized  courses in Neuroradiology and Pediatric Neuroradiology.  In 1993 she became a head of the newly  created Department of Diagnostic Imaging in the  Pediatric  Division of the Polish Mother Health Center in Lodz, the position  she held till September 1997 when she  assumed the post of the Head of the Department of Radiology at the Medical University in Lodz and later that  of a Director of the Institute of Radiology and Nuclear Medicine at the same University.  In 1996 she received a  title of doctor habilitatus based on the dissertation on the Neuroimaging  in trauma patients and in 2001 she was awarded a title of the Professor of Medical Sciences by the President of Polish Republic.  In 2004 she moved to Nijmegen  Neherlands  where she is a head of the Section of Neuroradiology at the Department of Radiology and Nuclear Medicin ; Radboud UMC. Her research interests  focus on the  implementation of the new imaging techniques in the diagnostics of adult and pediatric brain.