Timothy Mosher, MD, MS

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    1984 …2024

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    Research interests

    Dr. Timothy Mosher has expertise in the development and application of quantitative magnetic resonance imaging biomarkers for evaluation of articular cartilage and osteoarthritis. He was an early developer of quantitative cartilage T2 mapping in human clinical research and clinical trials. More recently, Dr. Mosher has developed an interest in research directed toward the reduction of diagnostic error in medicine; in particular, understanding neurocognitive factors contributing to perceptual errors in radiologists.

    Teaching and educational interests

    Dr. Timothy Mosher has developed active learning electives for third- and fourth-year medical students to develop process improvement programs related to improvement of diagnosis. His education interests relate to critical thinking skills in medicine, particularly the impact of system and environmental factors on cognitive errors in diagnosis.

    Dr. Mosher provides lectures to professional societies and health care organizations related to medical imaging in sports medicine and osteoarthritis.

    Professional information

    Dr. Mosher serves as the Physician Lead of Imaging Services for Penn State Health.

    Expertise related to UN Sustainable Development Goals

    In 2015, UN member states agreed to 17 global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all. This person’s work contributes towards the following SDG(s):

    • SDG 3 - Good Health and Well-being

    Education/Academic qualification

    Clinical MRI Fellowship, Johns Hopkins University

    Jul 1995Jun 1996

    Diagnostic Radiology Residency, Pennsylvania State University

    Jul 1991Jun 1995

    In Vivo NMR Research, Postdoctoral Training, Penn State College of Medicine

    Jun 1989Jun 1991

    MD, Penn State College of Medicine

    Chemistry, MS, University of Virginia (UVa)

    Chemistry, BS, Ursinus College

    External positions

    Physician Advisor, Center of Excellence on Improving Diagnosis, Pennsylvania Patient Safety Authority

    2017 → …

    Member, Board of Directors, Society for Improving Diagnosis in Medicine

    2014 → …


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