Frederick S. Keller, M.D.
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Director of the Dotter Institute since 1993, Dr. Frederick S. Keller
has been active in the clinical and academic aspects of
interventional radiology at OHSU. He is the Cook Professor
of Interventional Therapy, professor
of Surgery and chair of the Department of Diagnostic
Radiology at OHSU.
Keller’s academic contributions have also been recognized by his
students. Residents of both the radiology and internal medicine departments
named him outstanding teacher and best radiology discussant. His clinical
expertise in interventional treatment is also noteworthy; he has authored
230 scientific papers and book chapters, and delivered or participated
in more than 285 named lectures, panels and exhibits all over the world.
He has also served, or serves, on the editorial boards for the Journal
of Interventional Radiology, Seminars in Interventional Radiology, Cardiovascular
and Interventional Radiology, and the Journal of Vascular and Interventional
Keller graduated from Swarthmore College in 1964 and received his medical degree from the University of Pennsylvania in 1968. He then completed an internship at the University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics in 1969 and a residency at OHSU in 1977. He was chief resident and a fellow of the American Cancer Society in 1976-1977. Certified with the American Board of Radiology in 1977, Keller received a Certificate of Added Qualification in Vascular and Interventional Radiology in 1994. Since then, he has served as an examiner for this certificate.
Active in the interventional radiology professional community, Keller
belongs to numerous vascular and interventional radiology organizations.
He served on the executive committee for the Society of Cardiovascular
and Interventional Radiology (SCVIR), and was named executive council
chair in 1997 and president in 1998. Keller has also served on the board
of directors of the Cardiovascular and Interventional Radiology Research
and Educational Foundation (CIRREF) since 1996 and became chairman in
1999. Presently serving as co-chairman of the Society of Interventional
Radiology Foundation’s Discovery Campaign, he also holds directorships
on the boards of the Medical Technology Research Forum and the University
Medical Group at OHSU.
Keller was named an honorary professor at the Third Beijing University
School of Medicine, Beijing, China in 1994 and Professor Titular of the
Faculty of Medicine, University of Buenos Aires, Argentina, in 1997. Keller
is an honorary member of the Japanese Radiologic Society and the British
Society of Interventional Radiology. He was awarded the Gold Medal of
the Society of Interventional Radiology in 2005 and later that year was
made a distinguished fellow of the Cardiovascular and Interventional Society
of Europe. An endowed chair, the Frederick S. Keller Chair of Interventional
Radiology, was established in his honor at OHSU.