Category: News

A Heartfelt Thank You

How a “look inside” caught cancer early and later saved me from unnecessary surgery Written by George Becker who was diagnosed with colorectal cancer in 2012. A look inside early…

Lecture: Task-Based Statistical Approach for Digital Breast Tomosynthesis

On October 31st, UVA Medical Imaging Research hosted Subok Park, PhD, from the Food and Drug Administration (FDA), who presented a lecture on tasked-based optimization of medical imaging systems for signal…

Interventional Radiology Symposium for Med Students

Our Vascular and Interventional Radiology (IR) department hosted a symposium for Medical Students on October 1st, 2016. Interventional Radiology is a specialty that combines the latest imaging technologies with image-guided minimally-invasive…

Dr. Julie Matsumoto Receives Women in Medicine Leadership Award

We are pleased to announce that Dr. Julie Matsumoto has received the 2016 Sharon L. Hostler Women in Medicine Leadership Award for her contributions and leadership at the UVA School of…

Radiology and Medical Imaging Builds Teamwork During a Time of Change

How does a department foster engagement and value during a time of extended transition? How can a unit prepare staff to embrace change and find ways to contribute their skills…

James Stone, MD, Receives Grants from U.S. Navy

Dr. James Stone, our newly appointed Vice Chair of Research, recently received a grant award from the Navy Advanced Medical Development Fund in the amount of $527,244 for a research…

Adam Winick, MD, Selected as Fellow for the Society of Interventional Radiology

For his considerable leadership and service contributions to the field of Interventional Radiology, Adam Winick, MD, has recently been awarded fellowship status from the Society of Interventional Radiology. Consistently throughout his career at…

Saher Sabri, MD, Awarded Fellowship Status from Society of Interventional Radiology

The UVA Department of Radiology's Saher Sabri, MD, has been awarded Fellowship status from the Society of Interventional Radiology for his many accomplishments in the field, leadership in clinical research, and exemplary…

Jennifer Harvey, MD, Elected to Society of Breast Imaging Board of Directors

The Department of Radiology's Jennifer Harvey, MD, has been elected to serve on the Board of Directors for the Society of Breast Imaging. In addition to being a Professor of Radiology here at the University of Virginia Health System, Dr. Harvey also serves as the Chair of the Division of Breast Imaging, Co-Director of the Breast Care Program, and Vice-Chair of Faculty Development.

Specialty Expertise

Dr. Jennifer L. Pierce, talks about the importance of sub-specialty focus at UVA Radiology and Medical Imaging. The advantage at UVA is that our board certified radiologist physicians (MDs) have specialized…