Dr. Mary C. Mahoney, MD


“She’s taking radiology into the third dimension.”
Mary Mahoney, MD, FACR, Benjamin Felson Endowed Chair and Professor of Radiology, wears many hats in her work at UC College of Medicine and UC Health. She’s a clinician, researcher, administrator, mentor and national leader in radiology. Throughout her career, she’s worked to ensure that she could continue her clinical and research work while taking on other roles as well.
Dr. Mahoney has been active in numerous national leadership positions throughout her career. She is currently Chair of the Board of Directors of the RSNA, has been a member of the Board of Governors of the American Board of Radiology, and is currently a member of the Board of Chancellors of the American College of Radiology. Dr. Mahoney is a fellow of both the American College of Radiology and the Society of Breast Imaging and is a member of the Society of Chairs of Academic Radiology Departments. She is a graduate of the Executive Leadership in Academic Medicine (ELAM) program for women leaders in medicine. Dr. Mahoney is a magna cum laude graduate of Brown University. She received her medical degree from the University of Cincinnati, and is a member of its honor society, Alpha Omega Alpha. She completed her diagnostic radiology residency, serving as chief resident, followed by a fellowship at the University of Cincinnati.
Dr. Mahoney has authored numerous publications and has given hundreds of lectures throughout the world. As former vice chair of research, she has been the institutional principal investigator for many research initiatives within the College of Medicine. She has also been instrumental in building the multidisciplinary breast center within the UC Cancer Institute and the Advanced Imaging Core Lab in the College of Medicine at the University of Cincinnati. Dr. Mahoney has been a nationally recognized proponent and staunch advocate of patient-centered radiology. She has been involved in numerous initiatives through organizations such as the RSNA and ACR, campaigning to encourage and facilitate radiologists’ meaningful engagement in the patient experience.