Norman Thomson

Professor

Norman Thomson

Professor

Academic Appointment(s)

Medical College of Georgia
Department of Radiology and Imaging: Diagnostic

  • (706) 721-6161
  • BP 2436A

Education

  • MBA, Business Administration and Management, General Mercer University, 2008

  • MD, Medicine University of Cincinnati, 1982

  • BS, Chemical Engineering Princeton University, 1978

Certifications

  • Georgia State Board of Medical Examiners 1987

  • State Board of Medical Examiners of South Carolina 1987

  • Virginia State Medical Board 1986

  • Certificate in Diagnostic Radiology American Board of Radiology, 1986

  • DEA License 1983

  • State of Ohio Medical Board 1983

  • Diplomate – #265528 National Board of Medical Examiners, 1983

  • PHY Ga Comp Med Brd, 1987

Awards & Honors

  • Chair’s Meritorious Award Medical College of Georgia, Department of Radiology and Imaging, 2015

  • Academy of Radiology Leadership and Management Certificate of Achievement 2015

  • Board Seat, Quality/Safety Operations Committee 2014

  • Cycle PCORI Merit Reviewer 2014

  • Panel member, Advisory Panel of Hospital of Outpatient Payment (HOP) 2014

Courses Taught Most Recent Academic Year

  • RADM 5004

    Adv Diagnostic Radiology Extn.
  • RADM 5003

    Pediatric Radiolog Extn.
  • RRAD 5000

    Radiology Diagnostic
  • RADM 5001

    Radiology Externship
  • RADM 5007

    Vasc/Inerventional Rad Extn.

Scholarship

Selected Recent Publications

  • Appropriate Follow-up of Cardiovascular incidental findings during Lung Cancer Screening contributes substantially to downstream revenue for screening entity, 2019
    Abstract
  • Financial Analysis of Free Lung Cancer Screening Program Shows Profitability Using Broader NCCN Guidelines, 2019
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Egg-and-Banana Sign: A Novel Diagnostic CT Marker for Pulmonary Hypertension, 2018
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Bladder Extrophy, 2018
    Abstract
  • A 77-year old man with a history of hypertension and dyslipidemia presents with acute coronary syndrome, cardiogenic shock, and heart failure, 2018

Department Service

  • Radiology Executive Committee 2018 - Present

    Role: Committee Member
  • Radiology Education Committee 2011 - Present

    Role: Committee Member
  • General Radiology Quality Unit Committee 2013 - 2019

    Role: Committee Chair
  • Radiology Executive Committee 2011 - 2017

    Role: Committee Member
  • PACS Core Team 2013 - 2016

    Role: Other

Professional Service

  • Association of University Radiologists 2011 - 2015

    Role: Member
  • Georgia Medical Society 2011 - 2015

    Role: Member
  • Society of Informatics in Medicine 2011 - 2015

    Role: Member
  • Georgia Radiological Society 2010 - 2015

    Role: Other
  • Georgia Radiological Society 1998 - 2015

    Role: Committee Chair