Spotlight on UME

October 16, 2019

The AY 2019-2020 at the School of Medicine (SOM) is well underway, and UNC Radiology’s UME program is thriving, serving SOM medical students in many ways: offering per block Individualization Phase (MS4) radiology electives; participating in the upcoming Liaison Committee on Medical Education (LCME) accreditation visit; lecturing to Foundation and Application Phase (MS1-3); and mentoring … Continued

UME Update: Faculty & Residents Engage Radiology Interest Group at AY 2019-2020 Kickoff

October 16, 2019

In early September, UNC Radiology faculty & Diagnostic Radiology residents kicked off the AY 2019-2020 Radiology Interest Group (RIG) advisement facilitating a RIG Pizza Panel for the UNC School of Medicine (SOM)’s M1s-M4s interested in pursuing radiology. RIG Co-Presidents and M2s Susana Bracewell & Eric Fromke reported back high marks on the session to Undergraduate … Continued

Spotlight on Clinical Research

October 16, 2019

The Clinical Research Division continues to grow and most recently welcomed Travis Patterson as our newest Clinical Research Assistant. In addition, Assistant Professor Dr. Katrina McGinty has been promoted to the Associate Medical Director of the Radiology Core Service Center. Assistant Professor Dr. Jessica Stewart of our Vascular Interventional Radiology Division recently received $26,101 from … Continued

Global Health Update

October 16, 2019

UNC Radiology Malawi Program Faculty and Resident Participants and RAD-AID Imaging Tech Volunteers Working with Kamuzu Central Hospital’s Radiology Staff in Lilongwe, Malawi. Much Success in Summer 2019!   Assistant Professor Dr. Katrina McGinty (bottom left photo, far L), R4 Dr. John Campbell (bottom left photo, far R), R4 Dr. Benson Langdon (upper right photo, … Continued

New Faculty & Staff

October 16, 2019

The Department was pleased to welcome Clinical Associate Professor Thangavijayan “Vijay” Bosemani, MD, in May 2019 as the newest faculty member joining the Cardiothoracic Imaging division. Dr. Bosemani joins this team under the direction of Division Chief Dr. Leon Bacchus. Dr. Bosemani completed his medical degree (MBBS) at Sri Ramachandra Medical College and Research Institute … Continued

Faculty/Resident Notes

October 16, 2019

All nine 4th-year Diagnostic Radiology residents – Drs. Benson Langdon, John Campbell, Michael Cellini, Adanna Emekauwa, Francisco Grippi, Hamilton Howe, Justin Rodriguez, Israel Saramago, Brooks Wilson – received confirmation of passing the American Board of Radiology (ABR) core exam in August 2019. Diane Armao, MD, received a $46K award from Hannah’s Hope Fund (HHF) for … Continued

Faculty/Resident Publications

October 16, 2019

Armao D, Bouldin TW. Chapter 21: Pathology of the Nervous System. In: Pathology: A Modern Case Study. Author: Howard Reisner, PhD. 2nd Ed. New York, NY: McGraw-Hill Education. 2020. Henderson LM, Ichikawa L, Buist DSM, Lee J, Bush M, Johnson D, Onega T, Nekhlyudov L, Kerlikowske K, Miglioretti DL, Sprague BL, Wernli KJ.  Patterns of … Continued