B.A., Knox College, Galesburg, Illinois, 1991
University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago , Illinois, 1996-2000
American College of Radiologists
Radiological Society of North America
Select Recent Publications:
Lee Be, Ormsby EL, McGahan JP, Melendres GM, Richards JR. The utility of sonography for the triage of blunt abdominal trauma patients to exploratory laparotomy. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 2007 Feb; 188(2):415-21.
Melendres G, Ormsby EL, McGahan JP, Moon-Grady AJ, Towner D, Taylor D. Prenatal diagnosis of Ebstein anomaly: a potential pitfall. J Ultrasound Med. 2004 Apr; 23(4):551-5. No abstract available.
Hiller L 4th, McGahan JP, Bijan B, Melendres G, Towner D. Sonographic detection of in utero isolated cerebellar hemorrhage. J Ultrasound Med. 2003 Jun; 22(6):649-52.
McGahan JP, Bijan B, Gillen MA, Dumars MC, Melendres GM, Gorges SW. Ultrasound Case of the Day. Radiology (Supplement): 2001, November 2(EE), 64.
Impact of the Patient Self-Determination Act on Advanced Directive – Part 1 (chart review at RPSLMC, 1992)
Stress Response in Phascolosoma pellucens (Phylum Sipuncula) during Heat Shock, Wounding & Regeneration (Undergraduate Honors Thesis in Biology, in part presented and published in Proceedings of the Fifth National Conference of Undergraduate Research 1991)