Michael Fuchsjäger MD, Professor of Radiology

Prof. Dr. Michael Fuchsjäger is a Professor of Radiology and Chairman of the Department of Radiology at the Medical University of Graz, Austria. Michael Fuchsjäger received his MD degree from the University of Vienna and completed his residency at the Medical University of Vienna’s Department of Radiology. He was a research fellow at the Department of Radiology at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center in New York, USA and he served as Chair of the Clinical Imaging Institute at Al Ain Hospital in Abu Dhabi, UAE.

Prof. Fuchsjäger’s academic and clinical interest is primarily focused on breast imaging and intervention, including minimally invasive therapy as well as assessment of 4D blood flow and tissue characterization by cardiac MRI. He serves or has served on various committees for national and international radiology and senology societies, first and foremost the European Society of Radiology, where he has served on the Board of Directors as Chairman and hosted the European Congress of Radiology as president of the society in 2021.

Over his career, Prof. Fuchsjäger has published more than 120 peer-reviewed scientific manuscripts and presented more than 750 invited lectures at the most prestigious radiology conferences worldwide. In addition for his work, he has been given over 100 awards, most recently the honorary membership of the Radiological Society of Radiology (RSNA).

Since 2012 he has been living in Graz with his wife and his five children.