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Section Head, Clinical Medical Physics, Department of Radiology and Medical Imaging

Associate Professor, UC Department of Radiology


My Biography & Research

Research Interests

Pediatric radiation dose reduction

Academic Affiliation

Associate Professor, UC Department of Radiology

Clinical Divisions


Research Divisions


My Education

BA: Physics, Manchester College, North Manchester, IN

MSC: Radiological Physics, University of Chicago, Chicago, IL.

My Publications

Quantification of Increased Patient Radiation Dose When Gonadal Shielding Is Used With Automatic Exposure Control. Kaplan, SL; Strauss, KJ; Magill, D; Felice, MA; Francavilla, ML; Xiao, R; Zhu, X. Journal of the American College of Radiology. 2020; 17:1698-1704.

Achievable dose reductions with gonadal shielding for children and adults during abdominal/pelvic radiographic examinations: A Monte Carlo simulation. Somasundaram, E; Brady, SL; Strauss, KJ. Medical Physics. 2020; 47:5514-5522.

Clinical Fluoroscopy Physics. Strauss, KJ; Schueler, BA. Clinical Imaging Physics. 2020.

Clinical Fluoroscopy Physics. Schueler, BA; Strauss, KJ. Clinical Imaging Physics. 2020.

Improved Estimates of Trunk and Head CT Radiation Dose: Development of Size-Specific Dose Estimate. Strauss, KJ; McKenney, SE; Brady, SL. Journal of the American College of Radiology. 2020; 17:560-562.

Radiation Dose for Pediatric CT: Comparison of Pediatric versus Adult Imaging Facilities. Strauss, KJ; Somasundaram, E; Sengupta, D; Marin, JR; Brady, SL. Radiology. 2019; 291:158-167.

Advancing Safety: Role of Equipment Design and Configuration Change in Pediatric Fluoroscopy. Strauss, KJ. Health Physics. 2019; 116:256-262.

Radiation dose and image quality comparison during spine surgery with two different, intraoperative 3D imaging navigation systems. Nachabe, R; Strauss, K; Schueler, B; Bydon, M. Journal of Applied Clinical Medical Physics. 2019; 20:136-145.

Validation of Adult Relative Radiation Levels Using the ACR Dose Index Registry: Report of the ACR Appropriateness Criteria Radiation Exposure Subcommittee. Jordan, DW; Becker, MD; Brady, S; Keenan, MA; Rosen, MP; Sengupta, D; Strauss, KJ; Cody, DD; Criteria, SA. Journal of the American College of Radiology. 2019; 16:236-239.

Noncontrast Head CT in Children: National Variation in Radiation Dose Indices in the United States. Sadigh, G; Kadom, N; Karthik, P; Sengupta, D; Strauss, KJ; Frush, D; Applegate, KE. American Journal of Neuroradiology. 2018; 39:1400-1405.