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The Department of Radiology is pleased to welcome Paul J. Chang, MD, FSIIM , as the speaker for the Joyce & Edward Barloon Visiting Professorship Lecture on July 29, 2019 . He will present the following: Noon Conference: “Machine Learning and AI in Radiology: A Reality Check” Monday, July 29,...
Dr. Bruno Policeni, Vice Chair for Education, has been selected to serve as a member of the Radiology Review Committee (RRC) for the American Council for Graduate Medical Education (ACGME). This small, approximately 8 member, committee is responsible for the oversight of all ACGME-approved...
On June 15, 2019, the Department of Radiology held its annual Departing House Staff Dinner to recognize residents and fellows who have completed their training, and to honor the teaching, research and leadership efforts of staff who helped to make it happen. This year's awardees are: Krabbenhoft...
Colin P. Derdeyn, MD, FACR, was awarded a 2019 Distinguished Investigator Award from the Academy for Radiology & Biomedical Imaging Research. The award recognizes the achievements of researchers for their accomplishments in the field of medical imaging. Its recipients are considered to rank in...
The University of Iowa was recently ranked 27th in the country among all public and private medical schools for National Institutes of Health (NIH) radiology research funding. This ranking comes from The Academy for Radiology and Biomedical Imaging Research, which tracks the amount of money the NIH...
The Department of Radiology is very pleased to announce the results of the 2019 NRMP Match. The following will begin their Advanced Diagnostic Radiology Residency training in July 2020: Aditi Patel University of Iowa Eric Sung University of Iowa Malia Zhan University of Iowa The following matched...
We are pleased to announce that Yutaka Sato, MD, PhD, FACR , has been appointed as the inaugural Edmund A. Franken, Jr., Professor in Pediatric Radiology . This special and rare opportunity has been made possible by the generosity of Dr. Franken, whose leadership, dedication and service to the...
We are pleased to announce that Brandi T. Nicholson, MD , Clinical Professor of Radiology, has been appointed the new Director of the Breast Imaging Fellowship Program. Dr. Nicholson, a native Iowan, grew up in Iowa City and completed her medical education here at the University of Iowa College of...
Monzer M. Abu-Yousef, MD, FACR, FAIUM, FSRU , Professor of Radiology, passed away on Dec. 14, 2018, surrounded by his loved ones. He was 72. Dr. Abu-Yousef served as a faculty member in the Department of Radiology for over 40 years. He was a beloved teacher, mentor and clinician who trained...
Drs. Maheen Rajput and Catherine Metz were part of a Prostate Biopsy Team that also included Drs. Chad Tracy and Paul Gelhaus from the Department of Urology, who received the 2018 UIP Innovations in Clinical Care Award for their work in bringing the first MR/US fusion biopsy machine in the State of...