Joseph, Usha A., M.D.

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Faculty, Nuclear Medicine
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January 28th, 2014


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Faculty Biography
Usha A. Joseph, M.D.

Usha A. Joseph, M.D.

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Phone:
(713) 566-5440
Fax:
(713) 566-4135
Email:
Usha.A.Joseph@uth.tmc.edu
Administrative Assistant:
Catina.Erwin@uth.tmc.edu
  • Title(s)

    • Associate Professor
  • Location(s)

    • The University of Texas Medical School at Houston
      6431 Fannin Street, MSB 2.130B
      Houston, Texas 77030

Education

Graduate
1965 - 1969
M.B.B.S. Degree
Stanley Medical College – Madras University
Madras, India

Postgraduate Training

Internship
July 1974 – July 1975
Rotating Medicine Internship
(PGYI) Queens Hospital Medical Center
Jamaica, New York
Residency
July 1975 – Aug 1976
First year Internal Medicine Residency
(PGY II) Queens Hospital Medical Center
Jamaica, New York
Fellowship
Aug 1976 – July 1978
Nuclear Medicine Fellowship (PGY III & IV)
Baylor College of Medicine
Houston, TX
Fellowship
July 1978 – July 1980
Medical Oncology Fellowship (PGY V&VI)
University of Kansas Medical Center
Kansas City, Kansas

Professional Focus

Dr. Joseph’s area of interest is PET imaging with the specific goals of developing a well-rounded depth of expertise in this area, both professionally and as a teacher.

Board Certifications

February 2003
Certification to perform and interpret PET procedures
Bureau of Radiation Control, Texas Department of Health
Radioactive Material License
December 2006
Certified - Basic Life Support
Lyndon B. Johnson General Hospital
Houston, Texas
September 1978
American Board of Nuclear Medicine
December 2007
American Board of Nuclear Cardiology

Honors and Awards

March 2008
Inducted Distinguished Fellow of the American College Of Nuclear Medicine (FACNM)