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Rafael A. Pacheco

Asst Prof/Clinical
Academic Office Location:

UConn Health
263 Farmington Avenue
Farmington, CT 06030
Education
DegreeInstitutionMajor
OtherUniversity of WashingtonMusculoskeletal & Spine Imaging and Intervention
B.S.University of MarylandBiological Sciences
M.D.University of Connecticut School of MedicineMedicine

Post-Graduate Training
TrainingInstitutionSpecialty
FellowshipMallinckrodt Institute of RadiologyMusculoskeletal Imaging and Intervention Radiology Fellowship
ResidencyUniversity of Connecticut Health CenterDiagnostic Radiology Residency
InternshipUniversity of Connecticut Health CenterInternal Medicine

Awards
Name of Award/HonorAwarding Organization
University of Connecticut PAWS awardUniversity of Connecticut
Certificate of Appreciation, Internal MedicineHartford Hospital
Internal Medicine Exceptional Achievement LetterUniversity of Connecticut School of Medicine
School of Medicine Outstanding Student AwardUniversity of Connecticut School of Medicine
School of Medicine Bridge to Mentoring AwardUniversity of Connecticut School of Medicine
Student Achievement AwardUniversity of Maryland
Name & DescriptionCategoryRoleTypeScopeStart YearEnd Year
Society of Skeletal RadiologyProfessional/Scientific OrganizationNational
Radiologic Society of North AmericaProfessional/Scientific JournalNational
American Board of RadiologyProfessional/Scientific OrganizationNational
Journal of Hand SurgeryProfessional/Scientific JournalReviewerNational

Journal Articles

  • Team Approach: The Treatment of Metastatic Tumors of the Femoral Diaphysis.
    O'Sullivan, Michael B; Saha, Debasmita; Clement, Jessica M; Dowsett, Robert J; Pacheco, Rafael A; Balach, Tessa JBJS reviews 2017 Feb;5(2):
  • Fluoroscopically-guided Intervertebral Disc Biopsy with a Coaxial Drill System
    Wallace A, Pacheco RA, Vyhmeister R, Tomasian A, Chang R, Jennings JW. Skeletal Radiology
  • Fluoroscopy guided Percutaneous Spine Biopsy Using a Novel Drill-powered Device:Technical Case Series
    Wallace, Adam; Pacheco, Rafael; Tomasian, Anderanik; Hsi, Andy; Long, Jeremiah; Chang, Randy; Jennings, Jack CardioVascular & Interventional Radiology
  • Tennis Leg
    Rafael Pacheco & Harlan Stock Connecticut Medicine

Case Reports

  • Extracranial Giant Cell Arteritis-A Distinctive Subtype
    MIRELA NICOLESCU, MD, RANADEEP MANDHADI, MBBS, KRISTIN LOGEE, DO, AND RAFAEL A. PACHECO, MD Connecticut Medicine
  • Pericardial Effusion
    Pacheco R, Yang C ACR Case in Point

Reviews

  • Effects of Radiation on Bone
    Rafael Pacheco & Harlan Stock OSTEOPOROSIS AND CANCER
Title or AbstractTypeSponsor/EventDate/YearLocation
Evaluating the Safety and Efficacy of a Novel Approach and Technique to Bone Biopsy.Poster2015
The Future of Anatomy Education in Medical SchoolTalk2012
Branching Out: An Algorithmic Approach to Mastering Lucent Bone LesionsPoster2012
Thoracic Manifestations of SclerodermaPoster2011
The Promotoro ProgramTalk2007