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Sahar Ahmad, PhD Wins Fetal, Infant, and Toddler Neuroimaging Group (FIT’NG) Young Investigator Award

July 11, 2024

Sahar Ahmad, PhD, research instructor and member of Pew-Thian Yap lab, has achieved a significant milestone by winning the prestigious Fetal, Infant, and Toddler Neuroimaging Group (FIT’NG) Young Investigator Award. This award not only recognizes Sahar’s outstanding work but also provides crucial support for her attendance at the upcoming conference on September 25-26, 2024. As … Read more

Uzay Emir Joins our Radiological Sciences Faculty

July 11, 2024

Uzay E. Emir, PhD, sat to discuss his research, how being an academic was in his career path even as a little kid, and his belief that there are no stupid questions. Dr. Emir, is an Associate Professor in the UNC Department of Radiology with a joint appointment in the Department of Biomedical Engineering. Director of … Read more

2024 Resident and Fellow Graduation

June 26, 2024

UNC Radiology held its annual graduation event on Saturday, June 22, 2024, at the Chapel Hill Country Club. The event hosted graduates, their families, and faculty with a cocktail hour, awards, and dinner. Everyone came together to honor and celebrate the graduation of our wonderful residents and fellows. Congratulations to you all, and best of … Read more

Mauricio Castillo Retires, Leaving Behind an Impactful Legacy

June 25, 2024

Mauricio Castillo, MD, FACR, Matthew A. Mauro, Distinguished Professor of Radiology Retires, Leaving Behind an Impactful Legacy With bittersweet emotions, we announce Mauricio Castillo, MD, FACR, is retiring. His last day is June 30, 2024. The department and the neuroradiology division will deeply feel Dr. Castillo’s retirement, but it is a well-deserved respite for him. … Read more

Rowe Honored with the 2023 Barry Siegel Lectureship Award

June 11, 2024

The Society of Nuclear Medicine and Molecular Imaging presented Steven Rowe, MD, chief of UNC Radiology MIT division with the 2023 Barry Siegel Lectureship Award! The Correlative Imaging Council Barry Siegel Lectureship Award honors an individual who has made groundbreaking and consistent educational contributions to correlative imaging and to the SNMMI and CIC. The initial … Read more

Salazar a Co-Principal Investigator on EMBOLIZE Trial for Women With Chronic Pelvic Pain Due to Pelvic Venous Disease

June 4, 2024

A new ground-breaking clinical trial exploring treatments for pelvic venous disorders has launched SIR Foundation, The VIVA Foundation, and Penumbra, Inc., announce the start of the EMBOLIZE Trial March 25, 2024—This article was featured in Endovascular Today. A new prospective randomized controlled trial evaluating ovarian vein embolization (OVE) to reduce pain in women experiencing chronic … Read more

Congratulations Will Pryor on his Certificate of Merit

June 4, 2024

Congratulations Will Pryor, MD, Assistant Professor in the Division of Pediatrics. Dr. Pryor won the American Roentgen Ray Society (ARRS) 2024 Award-Winning Scientific Session Oral Presentation – Certificate of Merit. He and his co-authors won for this year’s ARRS Scientific Session Program oral presentation of abstract ID 2134, entitled, “Accuracy of Contrast-Enhanced Ultrasound for Hepatocellular … Read more

Katrina McGinty Awarded RSNA Grant

May 16, 2024

Congratulations Katrina McGinty, MD, Associate Professor of Abdominal Imaging and Director of Global Radiology. Dr. McGinty was awarded a $20,000 Educational Grant from the Radiological Society of North America (RSNA). Title: Virtual MRI Education in Low Resource Setting Project Dates: 07/01/2024-06/30/2025 Budget: $20,000 Brief Project Summary: The World Health Organization estimates that half to two-thirds … Read more

Congratulations Kassie McCullagh on AOE Acceptance

April 30, 2024

Kassie McCullagh has been accepted as a member of the Academy of Educators. Her induction will be recognized at the annual Alan W. Cross Evening of Scholarship on Thursday, May 16th. Join us in congratulating Kassie on this incredible honor. The Academy of Educators (AOE), at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School … Read more

Meet Data Analyst Yukie Kajita, Ph.D.

April 22, 2024

Could you share a bit about your background? I am originally from Fukushima, Japan, and came to the United States in 2003 to pursue a Ph.D. in Biology at Utah State University. After completing my doctoral studies, I was a Postdoctoral Scholar in the Entomology Department at the University of Kentucky and then a Research … Read more

Match Day 2024 Results Announced – Congrats to All!

March 15, 2024

Congratulations to all our new residents. We wish you luck with your intern year and look forward to seeing you in June 2025! Diagnostic Radiology Greggory Adams University of South Carolina School of Medicine Greenville Charlotte Goins University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of Medicine William Johnson USF Health Morsani College of Medicine … Read more