Unione Italiana Società Veterinarie

Silke Hecht

DVM, Dipl. ACVR, Dipl. ECVDI

Dr. Silke Hecht received her veterinary degree in 1998 and her Doctorate (Dr. med. vet.) in 2001 both from Ludwig-Maximilians-University in Munich, Germany. She completed her residency in Diagnostic Imaging at Tufts University in 2005. She is a Diplomate of the American College of Veterinary Radiology (ACVR) and the European College of Veterinary Diagnostic Imaging (ECVDI). Dr. Hecht has been with the University of Tennessee College of Veterinary Medicine since 2005 and is currently a professor of Radiology. Her areas of interest include MRI, neuroimaging and oncologic imaging. She has over 80 peer reviewed publications, has written more than 25 book chapters, and is the Editor of a Textbook on Veterinary Radiology.