Katharine Lampen-Sachar, M.D., is a board-certified breast radiologist and an attending radiologist at Baptist Health Breast Center of Miami Cancer Institute in Miami, Florida. Kate was previously an assistant professor of diagnostic radiology and an assistant attending of radiology, breast and body imaging, at New York-Presbyterian Hospital- Weill Cornell Medical Center. She completed a Breast and Body Oncologic Imaging fellowship at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center. She graduated Phi Beta Kappa, Magna Cum Laude, Sigma Xi from Brown University with a bachelor of science degree in Neuroscience. Kate also graduated from Weill Cornell Medical College with the Alpha Omega Alpha honor. Kate continued on to medical residency at New York-Presbyterian Hospital, Weill Cornell Medical Center.
Kate remains active in the academic breast imaging community. She has published in her main area of interest, breast cancer and breast MRI. She has authored several articles in peer-reviewed medical journals including The Journal of Thoracic Oncology, Emergency Medicine Journal, and The Annals of Surgical Oncology, and she has presented research at the international conference, the Radiologic Society of North America. Kate is also an active lecturer in the Miami community. She has lectured annually for the Breast Cancer Symposium presented though Baptist Health, has given continuing medical education courses for local physicians who treat breast cancer, and has given several refresher courses to breast imaging technologists.
Kate is a member of several national national medical societies, including the Society of Breast Imaging, the Radiologic Society of North America, the American College of Radiology, and the Florida Radiologic Society.
Kate lives in Miami, Florida with her husband, Dan, and her twin daughters, Sophia and Isabelle, who are 6 years old.