Marilyn J. Goske, MD

Radiologist, Department of Radiology and Medical Imaging

Chair, Educational Council

Academic Affiliations

Emeritus, UC Department of Radiology

UC Department of Pediatrics

Phone 513-803-1599

Fax 513-636-8145


Ultrasound and gastrointestinal imaging; medical and web-based education for pediatric radiology residents and fellows

Marilyn J. Goske, MD, is the Corning Benton Endowed Chair for Radiology Education and staff radiologist at Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center in Cincinnati, Ohio. Dr. Goske was awarded a Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center Faculty Award for service and advocacy on February 15, 2013. Dr. Goske also became a fellow of the American College of Radiology in May 2013.

She is the past chairman of the Board of Trustees for the Society for Pediatric Radiology (SPR). As former president of SPR, she is the founder and chair of the international Image Gently® campaign focusing on using kid-sized imaging, rather than adult-sized, for children in the United States. This international campaign brings together over 75 organizations representing more than 700,000 imaging specialists who are involved in pediatrics, radiology, physics, and radiology technology.

Dr. Goske has written and presented extensively on subjects relating to professional standards of practice and patient care in radiology and has been published in of books, scientific journals, and on-line publications. She is past-chair of the RSNA Professionalism Committee. Additionally, she is currently a reviewer for Pediatric Radiology and the American Journal of Roentgenology.

MD: University of Connecticut School of Medicine, Farmington, CT.

Residency: Strong Memorial, Rochester, NY.

Fellowship: Strong Memorial Hospital, Penfield, NY.

Certification: ABR Radiology 1981, 1996, 2007.

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Goske MJ, Applegate, KE, Frush DP, Hernanz Schulman M, Morrison G. Letter to the Editor- RE: Radiation exposure from CT scans in childhood and subsequent risk of leukaemia and brain tumours: a retrospective cohort study by Pearce MS, Salotti JA, Little MP, McHugh K, Lee C et al. Lancet. Nov:380: 1713-1790.

Goske MJ, Strauss KJ, Coombs LP, Mandel KE, Towbin AJ, Larson DB, Callahan MJ, Darge K, Podberesky DJ, Frush DP, Westra SJ, Prince JS. Diagnostic Reference Ranges for Pediatric Abdominal CT. Radiology. 2013 July;268 (1):208-218. 

Goske MJ, Applegate K, Bulas D, Butler P, Callahan M, et al. Image Gently® Five Years Later: What goals remain to be accomplished in radiation protection for children? AJR Am J Roentgenol. 2012 Sep;199(3):477-9.

Goske MJ, Applegate KE, Rehani MM, Perez M. Large Scale Quality Improvement for Radiation Protection of Children Worldwide: Lessons from the Past Applied to the Present. (Invited paper). AJR Am J Roentgenol. 2012 May;198(5):992-5.

Goske MJ, Applegate KE, Bulas D, et al. Approaches to promotion and implementation of action on radiation protection for children(Running Title: Radiation protection for children). Radiat Prot Dosimetry. 2011 Sep;147(1-2):137-141.

Goske MJ. Getting it right: are regulation and registries for CT radiation dose in children the answer? Pediatr Radiol. 2011 Sep;41 Suppl 2:S567 - 70.

Goske MJ, Charkot E, Herrmann T, John S, Mills T, Morrison G, Smith SN. Image Gently:  challenges for radiologic technologists when performing digital radiography in children. Pediatr Radiol. 2011 May; 41(5) 611-19.   

Goske MJ, Applegate KE, Butler PF, Frush DP, Morrison G, Strauss KJ. Image Gently: partnerships to promote radiation protection for children worldwide. Pediatr Radiol. 2011; 41 Suppl 1: S207-209 (not peer-reviewed).

Goske MJ, Applegate KE, Bulas D, et al on behalf of the Alliance for Radiation Safety in Pediatric Imaging. Image Gently: Progress and Challenges in CT Education and Advocacy. Pediatr Radiol. 2011 Feb; 41 Suppl 2:S461-6.