Heber MacMahon

Professor of Radiology

Phone: 773.702.1604
Fax: 773.702.1161


Medical school: University College, Dublin, Ireland, 1970
Residency: Diagnostic Radiology, Mallinckrodt Institute, Washington University, St. Louis, MO, 1975
Certification: American Board of Radiology, 1975


  • President, Fleischner Society, 2008-2009
  • The Hodges Excellence Award for Career Contributions to the Profession of Radiology and to the Education of Future Generations of Radiologists, Department of Radiology, The University of Chicago, Chicago, IL, 2006
  • Marc Tetalman Memorial Award for Outstanding Teaching, Department of Radiology, The University of Chicago, 1994

Clinical Interests

Lung cancer detection; dual energy chest radiography

Research Interests

Computer-aided diagnosis; advanced image processing