Lachlan Smith, M.D.

Radiology Assistant Professor

Department of Radiology

University of Louisville Hospital, 530 S. Jackson St. 502-852-5875


08/1998 – 06/2002    Bachelor of Arts, Neuroscience & Behavior, Columbia University, New York, NY

08/2005 – 05/2009    Doctor of Medicine, State University of New York, Stony Brook, NY

07/2009 – 06/2010    Internal Medicine, Intern, Winthrop University Hospital, Mineola, NY

07/2010 – 06/2014    Diagnostic Imaging, Resident (01/2013-06/2014) Chief Resident, Rhode Island Hospital, Brown University, Providence, RI

07/2014 – 06/2015    Cardiovascular Imaging, Fellow, Yale – New Haven Hospital, New Haven, CT

Academic Appointmemnts

07/2015 - Present    Assistant Professor,  Department of Radiology University of Louisville, Louisville, KY

Other Positions and Employment

08/2002 – 06/2003    Research Associate I

Drug Dependence Research Center

University of California San Francisco

San Francisco, CA

09/2003 – 06/2005    Research Associate II

Department of Radiology

Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center New York, NY

06/2006 – 08/2006    Summer Research Associate

Department of Radiology

University of California San Francisco

San Francisco, CA

Certification and Licensure

06/2015    State Medical License & Controlled Substance Registration – State of Connecticut

07/2015    State Medical License – State of Kentucky

Professional Memberships and Activities

07/2010 – Present    Radiological Society fo North America (RSNA)

07/2010 – 06/2015    New England Roentgen Ray Society (NERRS)

01/2013 –Present     Association of University Radiologists (AUR)

01/2013 – 06/2014    American Alliance of Academic Chief Residents in Radiology (A3CR2)

Honors and Awards

06/2012    Life Span Resident of the Month


  1. Smith LM, Elkins JS, Dillion WP, Schaeffer S, Wintermark M. Perfusion CT Assessment of Cerebrovascular Reserve: A Revisit to the Acetazolamide Challenge. Journal of Neuroradiology. 2008 January; 35(3):175-62.
  2. Gollub MJ, Akhurst T, Markowitz AJ, Weiser M, Guillem J, Smith LM, Margulis AR. Combined CT Colonography and 18 FDGPET Imaging of Colon Polyps: A Potential Technicque for Selective Detection of Cancer and Pre-Cancerous Lesions. American Journal of Roentgenology. 2007 January, 188(): 130-8
  3. Gollub MJ, Yoon S, Smith LM, Moskowitz CS. Does the CT Whirl Sign Really Predict Small Bowel Volvulus? : Experience in an Oncologic Population. Journal of Computer Assisted Tomography. 2006 January/February; 30(1):25-32.