Category: Faculty Highlights

Dr. James Stone Partnering with NIH, U.S. Navy to Determine Long-term Brain Effects of Blast Exposures in Military Personnel

Dr. James Stone, M.D., PhD, Associate Professor and Vice Chairman of Clinical Research in the UVA Department of Radiology and Medical Imaging, is part of a collaborative team that has…

Dr. Reza Daugherty Featured on UVA Health’s ‘Healthy Balance’ Blog

Healthy Balance, the UVA Health blog, regularly interviews providers from all over the health system in their '7 Quick Questions' series. Dr. Reza Daugherty, Chief of Pediatric Radiology at UVA,…

UVA’s Efforts to Protect Radiologists From COVID-19 Highlighted in ‘Diagnostic Imaging’

Arun Krishnaraj, UVA Radiology's vice chair of quality and safety and abdominal imaging section chief, shared details of how the department is taking steps to protect radiologists from COVID-19 with…

Dr. Juan Olazagasti Travels to Puerto Rico to Help Residents in the Wake of Devastating Earthquakes

Dr. Juan Olazagasti, Associate Professor of Radiology and Medical Imaging, recently traveled to Puerto Rico to assist World Central Kitchen in preparing meals for island residents left without water or…

Dr. John Mugler Named to National Academy of Inventors

The University of Virginia’s John P. Mugler III, PhD, has been named a fellow by the National Academy of Inventors in recognition of his game-changing work in medical imaging, particularly…

Dr. Jaime Mata – Investigating a New Treatment for Lung Cancer

Dr. Jaime Mata, Associate Professor of Radiology and Medical Imaging at the University of Virginia, was recently awarded a grant from the Focused Ultrasound Foundation for research on MRI-guided Focused Ultrasound (MRgFUS)…

16 UVA Radiologists Named to 2019 Best Doctors in America® List

16 UVA Radiologists have been named by their peers to the 2019-2020 Best Doctors in America® List. Approximately 4 percent of U.S. doctors are named to the list, according to…

Dr. Luke Wilkins Awarded Funding from the Department of Defense and the American Cancer Society

Dr. Luke Wilkins, Associate Professor in Vascular and Interventional Radiology Division of the UVA Department of Radiology and Medical Imaging, has been awarded two grants for his research on embolization…

Dr. Ziv Haskal Delivers the 2019 CVRI Charles T. Dotter Memorial Lecture

Dr. Ziv Haskal, Professor of Radiology in the UVA Department of Radiology and Medical Imaging, delivered the 2019 American Heart Association Council on Cardiovascular Radiology and Interventions (CVRI) Charles T.…

Dr. Ziv Haskal Debuts New VR Video of Benign Thyroid Nodule Ablation

Last weekend, Dr. Ziv Haskal debuted a new virtual reality educational video featuring Dr. Auh Wan Park treating benign thyroid nodules with ablation to around 200 physicians wearing VR headsets…