Dr. Alison Harris

Dr. Alison Harris

  • Medical Degrees, other degrees: BSc(Hons), MBChB, MD
  • Board certification: MRCP, FRCR (UK), FRCPC
  • Internship: Leicester Royal Infirmary and Leicester General Hospital, UK (1990-91)
  • Residency: St. Mary Hospital, London, UK, Radiology Residency (1991-1999)
  • Fellowship: VGH Abdominal Imaging and Intervention (1999-2000)
  • Sub-specialty and interests: Abdominal Imaging and GU Intervention
  • University Appointment and Titles: Clinical Associate Professor. Abdominal Fellowship Director
  • Hospital appointment(s): Medical Head, Abdominal Division (2007 – present)
  • Awards: Burhenne Scholarship Award (2009-2013)
  • Recent / Notable Publications:
    • Assessing the Gap in Female Authorship in Radiology: Trends Over the Past Two Decades. Liang T, Zhang C, Khara RM, Harris AC.
      J Am Coll Radiol. 2015 Jul;12(7):735-741. doi: 10.1016/j.jacr.2015.03.008. Epub 2015 May 29
    • Diagnostic Performance of CT Colonography in a nonscreening population at an academic centre in British Columbia.
      Ho AA, Maclean KA, Trollip JJ, Andrews GT, Yoshida EM, Harris AC. BC Medical Journal. 2015 vol 57 (no. 3):106-111
    • Pancreatic and Extrapancreatic Features in Autoimmune Pancreatitis.
      Kozoriz MG, Chandler TM, Patel R, Zwirewich CV, Harris AC.
      Can Assoc Radiol J. 2015 May 7. pii: S0846-5371(14)00119-3. doi: 10.1016/j.carj.2014.10.001. [Epub ahead of print]
    • Dual-energy CT increases reader confidence in the detection and diagnosis of hypoattenuating pancreatic lesions. Quiney B, Harris A, McLaughlin P, Nicolaou S. Abdom Imaging. 2015 Apr;40(4):859-64. doi: 10.1007/s00261-014-0254-2.
    • Multiparametric magnetic resonance imaging-targeted biopsy for the detection of prostate cancer in patients with prior negative biopsy results. Abdi H, Zargar H, Goldenberg SL, Walshe T, Pourmalek F, Eddy C, Chang SD, Gleave ME, Harris AC, So AI, Machan L, Black PC. Urol Oncol. 2015 Apr;33(4):165.e1-7. doi: 10.1016/j.urolonc.2015.01.004. Epub 2015 Feb 7.