Radiology Personnel

Puneet Bhargava, M.D., F.S.A.R.

Director, Gastrointestinal Radiology
Body Imaging


Interests: Gastrointestinal and hepatobiliary imaging. Data-analytics. Organization psychology and the business of radiology.

Dr. Bhargava enjoys writing, teaching, collaborating, mentoring, and all aspects of the publications process. He regularly conducts faculty development workshops for UW School of Medicine Faculty on time management and promotion related topics. He enjoys learning new lifehacking skills, listening to audiobooks, spending time with his family, and experimenting with new fitness techniques. 

Research profiles (hyperlinks):

Google Scholar profile 

Editorial responsibilities:

Editor, Current Problems in Diagnostic Radiology 

Guest editor, Transplantation imaging, March 2016, Radiologic Clinics of North America

Former editor, Radiology Case Reports

Honors & awards:

2016 Radiology Leadership Institute Scholarship, Washington State Radiologic Society

2015 Honored Educator Award, Radiological Society of North America

2014 Certificate of ExcellenceDepartment of Radiology, University of Washington for outstanding commitment and contributions to resident education, mentoring, advocacy, and collegiality

2013 Silver medal, American Roentgen Ray Society

2011 Editor’s recognition award for distinction in reviewing by Journal of Thoracic Imaging

Numerous awards from the Radiological Society of North America for educational exhibits including 1 Magna Cum Laude, 2 Cum Laude & 12 Certificate of Merits. 



  1. Fellowship: Body Imaging, University of Washington.
  2. Board Certification: American Board of Radiology.