Richard B. Gunderman, MD

Richard Gunderman is Professor of Radiology, Pediatrics, Medical Education, Philosophy, Liberal Arts, and Philanthropy at Indiana University, where he also serves as Vice Chair of Radiology. He is also a Fellow of the Tobias Center for Leadership Excellence and serves on the Board of Governors of the Institute for Advanced Study, the Kinsey Institute and the Alpha Omega Alpha National Honor Medical Society. He received his AB Summa Cum Laude from Wabash College, MD and PhD (Committee on Social Thought) from the University of Chicago, and MPH from Indiana University. He is an eight-time recipient of the Indiana University Trustees Teaching Award, and has also received the Wayne Booth Award, the Robert Shellhamer Award for the Excellence in Undergraduate Teaching, the School of Medicine Faculty Teaching Award, the Chancellor's Award for Excellence in Teaching, and the Herman Frederic Lieber Memorial All-University Award for Teaching Excellence. He was named the 2008 Outstanding Educator by the Radiological Society of North America. He is the author of over 280 scholarly articles and has published eight books, including Essential Radiology (Thieme, 2007), Achieving Excellence in Medical Education (Springer, 2008), We Make a Life by What We Give (Indiana University, 2008), Leadership in Healthcare (Springer, 2009), Pediatric Imaging (Thieme, 2010), and the forthcoming X-ray Vision. He is president-elect of the faculty at Indiana University School of Medicine. He and his wife, Laura, have four children.