2022 Thayer Investiture

Harold M. Swartz

Adjunct Professor of Engineering

Professor of Radiology and of Community and Family Medicine and of Physiology, Geisel School of Medicine

Research Interests

Biomedical (especially clinical) imaging using magnetic resonance; measuring physiology and pathophysiology in vivo, (especially oxygen and related parameters); after-the-fact dosimetry for terrorism and accidents; policy issues in the response to terrorism


  • MD, University of Illinois College of Medicine 1959
  • MSPH , University of North Carolina - Chapel Hill 1962
  • PhD, Georgetown University School of Medicine 1969