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We are pleased to announce new Vice Chair roles in the Department of Radiology. It is part of an ongoing strategic planning process to help us to perform better in our three central missions: Clinical Care, Research and Education. Vice Chair for Academic Affairs: Dr. Joan Maley . Dr. Maley will be...
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...
The Selection Committee for the 2018 Alton Ochsner Award Relating Tobacco Smoking and Diseases is pleased to present its 33rd Annual Award to Geoffrey T. Fong, Ph.D. Professor of Psychology and public Health Systems, University of Waterloo, Waterloo, Canada, and to Eric A. Hoffman, Ph.D. ,...
Please join us on Saturday, Sept. 29, 2018 for the 2018 Annual Meeting of the Iowa Radiological Society. This year's theme is Vascular and Interventional Radiology. The meeting will be held at: Urmila Sahai Seminar Room Sahai Medical Education Center 2117 Medical Education and Research Facility (...
We are pleased to annouce that Catie Metz, MD , has agreed to join the Diagnostic Radiology Residency Program leadership as an associate director, effective Sept. 1, 2018. Dr. Metz joins Janet Pollard, MD, in the role of co-associate director and Bruno Policeni, MD, as director. Dr. Metz completed...
The Department of Radiology is very pleased to welcome the following new faculty to our team: Mohammad Amarneh, MD , Clinical Assistant Professor, joined the Divisions of Vascular and Interventional Radiology and Pediatric Radiology. Dr. Amarneh received his MD at the Jordan University of Science...