Chair’s Note

Nowadays, the term “footprint” is used in a range of contexts. Having a carbon footprint has filtered into mainstream discussion. Business expansion can establish a footprint in a competitive marketpl … Continued

 

Shen Receives Two R01 Awards for Developing AI Techniques in Medical Image Computing

In summer 2017, Professor of Radiology and UNC Idea Group and BRIC Image Analysis Core Director Dr. Dinggang Shen received two major National Institute of Health (NIH) awards: 1) five-year R01 funding … Continued

 

Maetani Chosen for 2017 Charles A. Bream Award

The Department would like to congratulate Assistant Professor of Radiology Dr. Troy Maetani for being chosen to receive the 2017 Charles A. Bream Award for excellence in teaching. Recognized annually … Continued

 

NC State University “NEWS” Website Features UNC/NCSU Joint Study Co-Authored by Fordham

Lynn Fordham, MD

In late spring 2017, North Carolina State University (NCSU)’s “News” site featured a collaborative NCSU/UNC study — “Orientation changes in the cruciate ligaments of the knee during skeletal growth: … Continued

 

Spotlight on Education: Sheri G. Jordan, MD, RCC

We’re delighted to announce early GME success during academic year 2017-2018: we made a smooth transition in July with 10 new hand-picked residents matriculating, all very fine indeed. Our Fundamental … Continued

 

Faculty Promotions: Henderson, Yu & Dixon

(L to R): Drs. Louise Henderson, Hyeon Yu & Bob Dixon PROMOTIONS The Department would like to recognize the recent promotions in appointment of the following faculty members: Louise Henderson, PhD … Continued

 

Residents in Action

2018-2019 Chief Resident Dr. Josh Wallace & Associate Chief Resident Dr. Monica Reddy at the June 2017  Department graduation banquet At the June 2017 graduation banquet, R4 Dr. Tiffany Sills … Continued

 

New Residents

2017-18 R1s

The Department welcomed 10 new Diagnostic Radiology residents in July 2017, — nine 1st-year (R1) and one 2nd-year (R2) — forming a 35-member residency program for the 2017-2018 academic year.

 

New Fellows

Fellows 2017-18

Since July 2017, 12 fellows have begun their 12-month subspecialty training in six divisions in the Department.

 

New Faculty & Staff

Between July and September, the Department of Radiology was pleased to welcome three new faculty members and one new administrative staff member.

 

IMPACT: School of Medicine Research Support Trio Tackles Contracts & Grants

For many years, the Department of Radiology staffed its own Contracts & Grants (C&G) manager to oversee and be responsible for the entire life span of the department’s grants or clinical trial … Continued

 

Faculty Notes: Fall 2017

Brian Hyslop, MD, was named Director of MR Services in April 2017. Amir Khandani, MD, was named Nuclear Medicine Division Chief in July 2017. Yueh Z. Lee, MD, PhD, presented, “In-Vivo Evaluation of Pr … Continued

 

Faculty Publications: Fall 2017

Atkinson CJ, Lisanti CJ, Schwope RB, Ramsey D, Dinh T, Cochet A, Reiter MJ. Mild asymptomatic intrahepatic biliary dilation after cholecystectomy, a common incidental variant. Abdom Radiol (NY). 2017 … Continued