Catherine Roberts, MD, Radiology, Eden Prairie, MN, UC San Diego Medical Center – Hillcrest

CatherineCRobertsMD

Radiology Eden Prairie, MN

Bone Imaging/Musculoskeletal

Musculoskeletal Radiologist, vRad/Radiology Partners; Clinical Professor of Radiology, University of Arizona College of Medicine

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Summary

  • Catherine C. Roberts, M.D. is a board certified radiologist subspecializing in musculoskeletal imaging. She is additionally board certified in both Clinical Informatics by the American Board of Preventative Medicine (ABPM) and in Health Care Quality and Management, with recognized sub-specialty expertise in Patient Safety/Risk Management, by the American Board of Quality Assurance and Utilization Review Physicians (ABQAURP). She is a Certified Physician Executive by the Certifying Commission in Medical Management. She is a Physician's Review Network Certified Peer Reviewer and holds Health Information Technology Leadership Certification from the American Association for Physician Leadership (AAPL). Dr. Roberts is a Certified Patient Safety Officer by the IBFCSM and is a Certified Six Sigma Black Belt by the American Society of Quality.

    Dr. Roberts serves on multiple committees at a national level, including the American College of Radiology (ACR) Appropriateness Criteria Committee and American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons (AAOS) Committee on Evidence-Based Quality and Value, where she is actively involved with establishing and monitoring national healthcare quality performance metrics. She has co-authored over 50 ACR Appropriateness Criteria topics on musculoskeletal imaging. She has instituted national quality metrics with the National Quality Forum (NQF) since 2010.

    Dr. Roberts has both formal training and extensive practical experience in quality improvement and clinical informatics. Six of her 72 abstracts and six of her 84 peer-reviewed publications are on quality improvement. Fifteen of her 97 national and international presentations have been on safety and quality improvement. She has authored 75 book chapters and co-authored 2 radiology textbooks. She has over 285 total publications.

    Dr. Roberts joined vRad in January 2018 after 15 years on staff at Mayo Clinic.
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    Clips of Cat Roberts as Lt. Palmer in Star Trek Continues episodes 3-4 and 6-11.

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Education & Training

  • Mayo Clinic Arizona
    Mayo Clinic ArizonaFellowship, Musculoskeletal Radiology, 2001 - 2002
  • University of Arizona
    University of ArizonaResidency, Radiology, 1997 - 2001
  • Mayo Clinic Arizona
    Mayo Clinic ArizonaInternship, Transitional Year, 1996 - 1997
  • University of Arizona College of Medicine - Tucson
    University of Arizona College of Medicine - TucsonClass of 1996
  • Arizona State UniversityBS, Zoology, Summa Cum Laude, 1987 - 1990

Certifications & Licensure

  • NE State Medical License
    NE State Medical License 2020 - Present
  • ND State Medical License
    ND State Medical License 2019 - 2022
  • TX State Medical License
    TX State Medical License 2019 - 2021
  • VA State Medical License
    VA State Medical License 2019 - 2022
  • KY State Medical License
    KY State Medical License 2018 - 2022
  • OK State Medical License
    OK State Medical License 2018 - 2021
  • WV State Medical License
    WV State Medical License 2018 - 2021
  • American Board of Preventive Medicine Clinical Informatics
  • American Board of Radiology Diagnostic Radiology
  • American Board of Quality Assurance and Utilization Review PhysiciansHealth Care Quality and Management
  • American Society of QualityCertified Six Sigma Black Belt
  • Certifying Commission in Medical ManagementCertified Physician Executive
  • Institute for Healthcare ImprovementPatient Safety Executive Development Program Graduate
  • International Board for Certification of Safety ManagersCertified Patient Safety Officer
  • Utilization Review Accreditation Commission (URAC)Certified Peer Reviewer, Physician's Review Network
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Awards, Honors, & Recognition

  • Best Supporting Actor or Actress (Finalist) Treklanta Independent Star Trek Fan Film Awards, 2017
  • Teacher of the Year (Nominee) Mayo Clinic, Department of Radiology, 2016-2017
  • Volunteer Service Award American Board of Radiology, 2014-2015
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Publications & Presentations

PubMed

Journal Articles

  • Appropriate Use Criteria for the Management of Surgical Site Infections  
    American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons Writing Panel, JAAOS, 3/19/2019
  • ACR Appropriateness Criteria (®) Shoulder Pain-Atraumatic  
    Small KM, Adler RS, Shah SH, Roberts CC, Bencardino JT, Appel M, Gyftopoulos S, Metter DF, Mintz DN, Morrison WB, Subhas N, Thiele R, Towers JD, Tynus KM, Weissman BN,..., J Am Coll Radiol, 11/2018
  • ACR Appropriateness Criteria (®) Chronic Wrist Pain  
    Rubin DA, Roberts CC, Bencardino JT, Bell AM, Cassidy RC, Chang EY, Gyftopoulos S, Metter DF, Morrison WB, Subhas N, Tambar S, Towers JD, Yu JS, Kransdorf MJ, J Am Coll Radiol, 5/2018
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Press Mentions

  • 12 Westerns: Cat Roberts Joins the Cast of A GUIDE TO GUNFIGHTERS OF THE WILD WEST
    12 Westerns: Cat Roberts Joins the Cast of A GUIDE TO GUNFIGHTERS OF THE WILD WESTJuly 20th, 2019
  • Lone Gunslinger Pictures Presents ‘Unearthed: The Curse of Nephthys’
    Lone Gunslinger Pictures Presents ‘Unearthed: The Curse of Nephthys’December 22nd, 2018
  • Before STAR TREK: LOWER DECKS, There Was THE RED SHIRT DIARIES! (Interview, Part 2)
    Before STAR TREK: LOWER DECKS, There Was THE RED SHIRT DIARIES! (Interview, Part 2)November 11th, 2018
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Committees

  • Member, International Skeletal Society, Committee on Grants 2020 - Present
  • Chair, American College of Radiology, Committee on Practice Parameters – Musculoskeletal Body Imaging 2019 - Present
  • Member, American College of Radiology, Dose Index Registry in Digital Radiography Committee 2018 - Present
  • Member, American College of Radiology, General Radiology Improvement Database (GRID) Committee 2018 - Present
  • American College of Radiology Representative, American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, Glenohumeral Joint Osteoarthritis CPG Key Informant Panel 2018 - Present
  • Expert Reviewer, National Quality Forum, Primary Care and Chronic Illness Panel 2017 - Present
  • American College of Radiology Representative, American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, Appropriate Use Criteria Writing Panel 2016 - Present
  • Member, American Board of Radiology, Online Longitudinal Assessment MSK Committee 2016 - Present
  • Member, International Skeletal Society, Electronic Communication and Education Committee 2015 - Present
  • Secretary, Society of Academic Bone Radiologists 2018 - 2019
  • Member, Society of Skeletal Radiology, Program Committee 2017 - 2020
  • Member, Society of Skeletal Radiology, Electronic Learning Committee 2016 - 2020
  • Treasurer, Society of Academic Bone Radiologists 2016 - 2018
  • Panel Chair, Principal Author, Co-Author, American College of Radiology, Committee on Appropriateness Criteria, Expert Panel on Musculoskeletal Imaging 2015 - 2020
  • Member, National Quality Forum, Musculoskeletal Steering Committee 2014 - 2017

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