Dr. Frederick D. Grant is an attending pediatric radiologist in the Divisions of Body Imaging and Nuclear Medicine of the Department of Radiology.
Dr. Grant received his M.D. degree at the State University of New York (SUNY) Upstate Medical University. Dr. Grant completed an Internal Medicine residency at University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, followed by a one-year Physician Investigator Training Program research fellowship at the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine. Dr. Grant went on to do a clinical and research fellowship in Endocrinology and Hypertension at the Brigham and Women's Hospital (BWH) and Harvard Medical School. He then trained in the Joint Program in Nuclear Medicine (JPNM) at Harvard Medical School, where he served as chief resident. He recently completed a residency in Diagnostic Radiology at the Mount Auburn Hospital, Harvard Medical School, and then a Pediatric Radiology clinical fellowship in our Department.
Prior to coming to Philadelphia, Dr. Grant was a staff physician in the Division of Nuclear Medicine and Molecular Imaging at Boston Children's Hospital and was a member of the faculty of Harvard Medical School. He also had medical staff appointments in Radiology and in Medicine/Endocrinology at the Brigham and Women's Hospital, and he was a member of the Dana Farber/Harvard Cancer Center. Dr. Grant served as program director of the Harvard Joint Program in Nuclear Medicine until stepping down to begin radiology residency. He is a member (and vice-chair) of the nuclear medicine residency review committee of the ACGME. Dr. Grant is active in many medical organizations, including the Society of Nuclear Medicine and Molecular Imaging, where he has served as the Speaker of the House of Delegates and is a member of the Board of Directors. His clinical and research interests include oncological and urological imaging, new PET radiopharmaceuticals, radionuclide therapy, and radiation dose reduction.