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Beatriz E. Adrada, M.D.

Present Title & Affiliation

Primary Appointment

Assistant Professor, Department of Diagnostic Radiology, Division of Diagnostic Imaging, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX

Education & Training

Degree-Granting Education

1991 Medical School, Cauca University, Popayán, Colombia, MD, Medical
1985 Sagrado Corazon De Jesus School, Popayán, Colombia, MD, Medical

Postgraduate Training

7/2007-6/2008 Clinical Fellowship, Breast Imaging, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX
7/2006-6/2007 Clinical Fellowship, Body Imaging, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX
7/2005-6/2006 Clinical Fellowship, Neuroradiology, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX
1/1994-12/1997 Clinical Residency, Radiology, Valle University Hospital, Cali, Colombia
3/1992-9/1992 Medical Community Service, Tambo General Hospital, Tambo, Colombia
12/1990-12/1991 Clinical Internship, San Jose University Hospital, Popayan, Colombia

Professional Memberships

Colombian Society of Radiology
Member, 1998-present
Radiological Society of North America
Member, 2005-present
Society of Breast Imaging
Member, 1/2008-present

Selected Publications

Peer-Reviewed Original Research Articles

1. Adrada B , Miranda R, Rauch GM, Arribas E, Kanagal S, Rashmi C, Warren M, Fanale M, Haideri N, Mustafa E, Larrin J, Reisman D, Jaso J, You MJ, Young K, Medeiros J. "Breast Implant-Associated Anaplastic Large Cell Lymphoma: Sensitivity, Specificity and Findings of Imaging Studies in 44 Patients". Breast Cancer Research and Treatment. In Press.
2. Huang ML, Adrada BE, Candelaria R, Thames D, Dawson D, Yang WT. Stereotactic Breast Biopsy: Pitfalls and Pearls. Techniques in Vascular and Interventional Radiology 17(1):32-39, 3/2014.
3. Carkaci S, Geiser WR, Adrada BE, Marquez C, Whitman GJ. How to establish a cost-effective mobile mammography program. AM J Roentgeonl, 11/2013.
4. Carkaci Selin, Sherman Christopher T, Ozkan Efe, Adrada Beatriz, Wei Wei, Rohen Eric M, Mawlawi Osama R, Buchholz Thomas A, Yang Wei T. 18F-FDG PET/CT predicts survival in inflammatory breast cancer patients undergoing neoadjuvant chemotherapy. European Journal of Nuclear Medicine and Molecular Imaging, 7/2013.
5. Adrada, B, Wu Y, Yang WT. Hyperechoic Lesions of the Breast: Radiologic-Histopathologic correlation. AJR Am J Roentgenol, 5/2013.
6. Leong David L, Rainford Louise, Haygood Tamara Miner, Whitman Gary J., Geiser William R, Adrada Beatriz E., Santiago Lumarie, Brennan Patrick C. "Trend of Contrast Detection Threshold with and without Localization". Journal of Digital Imaging, 3/2013.
7. Carkaci Selin, Adrada Beatriz E., Rohren Eric, Wei Wei, Quraishi Mohammad A., Mawlawi Osama, Buchholz Thomas A., Yang Wei. Semiquantitative Analysis of Maximum Standardized Uptake Values of Regional Lymph Nodes in Inflammatory Breast Cancer: Is There a Reliable Threshold for Differentiating Benign from Malignant? Acad Radiol, 1/2012.
8. Adrada B, Carkaci S, Whitman G. Case of the Season: Large B-Cell Lymphoma Involving Both Breasts. Seminars in Roentgenology 46(4):242-4, 10/2011.
9. Haygood TM, Arribas E, Liu Qing MA, Atkinson EN, Brennan PC, Santiago L, Carkaci S, Lane D, Stephens TW, Le-Petross H, Adrada B, Davis P, Whitman GJ. Detection of Microcalcifications on Digital Screening Mammograms Using Varying Degrees of Monitor Zooming. AJR Am J Roentgenol 197(4):W761-W768, 10/2011.
10. Carkaci S, Santiago L, Adrada BE, Whitman GJ. Screening for breast cancer with sonography. Semin Roentgenol 46(4):285-91, 10/2011.
11. Haygood TM, Arribas E, Brennan PC, Atkinson EN, Herndon M, Dieber J, Geiser W, Santiago L, Mills CM, Davis P, Adrada B, Carkaci S, Stephens TW, Whitman GJ. Conspicuity of Microcalcifications on Digital Screening Mammograms Using Varying Degrees of Monitor Zooming. Acad Radiol 16(12):1509-17, 12/2009. PMID: 19896068.
12. Adrada B, Arribas E, Gilcrease M, Yang WT. Invasive Micropapillary Carcinoma of the Breast: Mammographic, Sonographic, and MRI Features. AJR Am J Roentgenol 193(1):W58-63, 7/2009. PMID: 19542384.

Abstracts

1. Kalambo M, Carkaci S, Adeyefa M, Krishnamurthy S, Hess K, Adrada B ,Whitman GJ. Phyllodes Tumors of the Breast: Ultrasound-Pathology Correlation. American Roentgen Ray Society Annual Conference 2014 San Diego, CA. In Press.
2. Adrada B, Carkaci S, Krishnamurthy Savitri, Whitman G. Uncommon Benign Tumors of the Breast: Imaging and Pathologic Features. Annual Meeting of the American Roentgen Ray Society, 5/2011.
3. Adrada B, Lane D, Arribas EM, Resetkova E, Huo L, Yang WT. The Significance of Residual Mammographic Calcifications after Neoadjuvant Therapy,. 96th Scientific Assembly and Annual Meeting of the Radiological Society of North America, 11/2010.
4. Carkaci S, Adrada B, Middleton LP, Krishnamurthy S, Wei W, Yang WT. Ultrasound Features of Axillary Lymph Node Metastasis in Patients with Invasive Lobular. 96th Scientific Assembly and Annual Meeting of the Radiological Society of North America, 11/2010.
5. Adrada B, Chang KN, Wu Y, Yang WT. Benign and Malignant Hyperchoic Lesions of the Breast: Imaging Pathologic Correlation. Proceedings of 96th Scientific Assembly and Annual Meeting of the Radiological Society of North America, 2010.
6. Adrada B, Wei W, Quraishi A, Yi M, Hunt K, Gilcrease M, Yang W. Synchronous Bilateral Breast cancer: Mammography, Sonography, and Histopathologic Correlation. Annual Meeting of the American Roentgen Ray Society, 2010.
7. Diaz O, Adrada B. Blood Blister-Like Aneurysm. Proceedings of the 18th Congress of the Iberolatinoamerican Society of Diagnostic and Therapeutic Neuroradiology (SILAN), 2006.
8. Adrada B, Diaz O. Differential Diagnosis of T2 Hypertensities in the Spinal Cord. Proceedings of the 18th Congress of the Iberolatinoamerican Society of Diagnostic and Therapeutic Neuroradiology (SILAN), 2006.
9. Diaz O, Adrada B. Flow-Related Aneurysms of the Dural Arteries: Presentation of 14 Cases. Proceedings of the American Society of Neuroradiology Annual Meeting, 2006.
10. Diaz O, Adrada B. Venous Hypertension: Angiographic and CT Findings. Proceedings of the 18th Congress of the Iberolatinoamerican Society of Diagnostic and Therapeutic Neuroradiology (SILAN), 2006.

Last updated: 7/18/2014