University of Vermont

College of Medicine

Department of Radiology

Bio for Sally Herschorn, M.D.
Sally Herschorn, M.D.

Sally Herschorn, M.D.

Associate Professor
Division Chief, Breast Imaging
Department of Radiology

Contact Information
Office Location:
Radiology, FAHC- Patrick


McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada (1982)

Internal Medicine Internship:
McGill University-The Sir Mortimer B. Davis Jewish General Hospital (1983)

Diagnostic Radiology Residency:
McGill University Residency Program-The Sir Mortimer B. Davis Jewish General Hospital, Montreal General Hospital, Montreal Children's Hospital, Montreal Neurological Hospital (1987)

Fellowship in Cross-Sectional Body Imaging:
University of Vermont-Medical Center Hospital of Vermont (1988)

Mini-fellowship in Breast MRI:
Memorial Sloan Kettering, (2004)

Awards and Honors

J.W. McConnell Entrance Award 1977

Margaret Allen Jr. Scholarship 1978

J.W. McConnell Award 1978, 1979, 1981

University Scholar 1978-1982

Faculty Scholar 1981

Charles E. Frosst Medical Prize for Pharmacology 1981

Mr. and Mrs. J.A. Besner Prize for Phase II Medicine 1981

J. W. McConnell Award for Phase II Medicine 1981

J. Frances Williams Prize in Medicine and Clinical Medicine 1982

McGill Alumnae Society Prize 1982

Fletcher Allen Health Care Radiology Faculty Award for Outstanding Contribution to Luminary Work 2007

Leadership Award from Breast Imaging Department for Operational Excellence and Extraordinary Concern for Patients and Staff, Fletcher Allen Health Care 2007

Breast Imaging Division voted Best Section by residents:  comments cited "best evaluations, lectures, well-organized curriculum, teaching, fun place to work" 2010-2011


Herschorn S, Hanley J et al. Measurability of non-small cell lung cancer on chest radiographs. Journal of Clinical Oncology, Vol. 4, No. 8, August 1986.

Vieco PT, Stern J, Herschorn S.  Patent processus vaginalis.  Clinical Nuclear Medicine, Vol. 15, No. 4, April 1990.

Fraser-Hill MA, Atri M, Bret PM, Aldis A, Illescas FF, Herschorn S.  Intrahepatic portal venous system: variations demonstrated with duplex and color Doppler ultrasound.  Radiology, Vol. 177, No. 2, November 1990.

Mindell HJ, Herschorn SD, et al. In vitro CT comparisons of dissected phleboliths and retrieved ureteral calculi. Emergency Radiology, Vol. 8, Issue 6, 2001

Exam card published on line on Philips Netforum International for 3T breast imaging, March 2009; also presented at Philips Annual Global Applications Meeting, March 2009