Giles Boland

Dr. Giles Boland is the Philip H. Cook Professor of Radiology at Harvard Medical School and the Chair of Radiology at Brigham and Women’s Hospital.
Dr. Boland received his medical degree at the London Hospital Medical College, London University, and completed his residency at Guy’s Hospital, London. In 1992 he began his fellowship in Radiology at Massachusetts General Hospital, and joined the faculty in 1994 before moving to BWH as Chair of Radiology in 2016.

As Chair of Radiology, Dr. Boland is responsible for a department that performs and interprets approximately 800,000 imaging exams per year includes 120 attending physicians, a large Research department, 100 physician trainees and a large complement of technologists, nurses and support personnel. His current focus is on the delivery of cost-effective patient outcomes, which drives his interests to include practice and workflow re-design and management, leadership, information technology (especially those that improve outcomes), the patient experience, wellness and development of new markets. He has written numerous peer-reviewed articles on these topics and has conducted over 100 international presentations on these issues. As a current practicing radiologist, his interests lie in Abdominal Imaging. He is the past president of the Society of Abdominal Radiology.