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Interventional Radiology
March 23rd, 2015

Dr. Kieran Murphy, a Cook collaborator, wins innovation award at SIR


We are proud that our long-time collaborator on biopsy needles, Kieran Murphy, MD, FSIR, was recognized at the 2015 SIR annual meeting with a Leader in Innovation Award.

Dr. Murphy worked with Cook to develop the Osteo-Site® Murphy Coaxial Bone Biopsy Needle Set, the Osteo-Site Diamond Bevel Bone Biopsy Needle Set, and the Osteo-Site Murphy Side Bevel Bone Biopsy Needle Set. These needles will be showcased by the Cook team at the European Conference on Interventional Oncology (ECIO) meeting in Nice, France, in April.

Dr. Murphy, a native of Dublin, Ireland, is currently the Vice Chair and Deputy Chief of Medical Imaging at the University of Toronto, Ontario. He is considered to be one of the most innovative specialists in the use of radiology guidance in the treatment of vascular brain and spine disorders. Read Dr. Murphy’s full bio here.

Dr. Kieran Murphy has been a paid consultant to Cook Medical.