Cari L. Motuzas, M.D.

Associate Professor
Radiology & Radiological Sciences
Delivery Address
Medical Center North
1161 21st Avenue South, CCC-1118

Cari Motuzas, MD, earned her medical degree and completed a residency in Diagnostic Radiology at the University of South Alabama, and she completed a fellowship in Neuroradiology at Vanderbilt University Medical Center. She joined the Vanderbilt faculty in 2009 as Assistant Professor, and was promoted to Associate Professor of Clinical Radiology and Radiological Sciences in 2018. Dr. Motuzas was awarded a certificate of curriculum design for her role in developing a new integrated science course for third and fourth year medical students, Medical Imaging & Anatomy, for which she served as co-director for four years. In 2019, she became the Program Director for the Diagnostic Radiology Residency.

Section: Neuroradiology


Planz VB, Spalluto LB, Savoie B, Bradshaw M, Motuzas CL, Block JJ, Omary RA. Together/Apart During Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19): Inclusion in the Time of Social DistancingJ Am Coll Radiol [print-electronic]. 2020 Jul; 17(7): 915-7. PMID: 32450133, PMCID: PMC7236662, PII: S1546-1440(20)30532-9, DOI: 10.1016/j.jacr.2020.05.009, ISSN: 1558-349X.

Slanetz PJ, Parikh U, Chapman T, Motuzas CLCoronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) and Radiology Education-Strategies for SurvivalJ Am Coll Radiol [print-electronic]. 2020 Jun; 17(6): 743-5. PMID: 32335184, PMCID: PMC7180008, PII: S1546-1440(20)30371-9, DOI: 10.1016/j.jacr.2020.03.034, ISSN: 1558-349X.

McKnight CD, Motuzas CL, Srinivasan A. Approach to Brain Neoplasms: What the Oncologist Wants to KnowSemin Roentgenol [print-electronic]. 2018 Jan; 53(1): 6-22. PMID: 29405956, PII: S0037-198X(17)30077-9, DOI: 10.1053/, ISSN: 1558-4658.