Workshop Director


Ricardo C. Cury, M.D., FSCCT
Workshop Director
Director, Cardiac Imaging, Baptist Hospital and Miami Cardiac & Vascular Institute
Clinical Associate Professor, Radiology, Herbert Wertheim College of Medicine, Florida International University
Miami, Florida


Biography    Prior to joining Baptist Health, Dr. Cury was on the medical staff at Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard Medical School in Boston, serving as director of teleradiology and education of cardiac CT, director of clinical cardiac MRI and assistant professor at Harvard Medical School. He has interpreted more than 10,000 coronary CT angiograms and more than 5,000 cardiac MR scans.
Dr. Cury received his medical degree from Santos School of Medical Sciences in Sao Paulo, Brazil, and completed his residency in diagnostic radiology at MedImagem, Beneficencia Portuguesa Hospital, also in Sao Paulo. He completed a clinical and research fellowship in cardiovascular imaging at Massachusetts General Hospital/Harvard Medical School, where he was on the clinical staff for four years. He is board-certified in diagnostic radiology by the American Board of Radiology.
Dr. Cury is a member of several professional organizations, including the American College of Radiology and the American Heart Association. He is the founding member of the Society of Cardiovascular Computed Tomography and serves on its board of directors. Dr. Cury has written numerous journal articles, including more than 100 original scientific papers in major cardiology and radiology journals, and has lectured throughout the world on cardiac CT and MR.