Category: News

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…

CT Scanner on Rails in New IR Angiography Operating Suites

On January 20, 2020, Interventional Radiology moved into a new suite of procedure rooms on the second floor of UVA Health's South Tower. One feature of the new space is…

A Day in the Life of IR Residents

A Day in the Life of IR Residents Yasser El-Abd (fourth year) and Sara McCann (third year), UVA Interventional Radiology Residents, say they have both gained many valuable experiences from…

Two UVA Radiologists Honored in OurHealth Magazine’s 2019 Best Bedside Manner Awards

Dr. Cree Gaskin was awarded 1st place and Dr. Fritz Angle was awarded 3rd place in the OurHealth Charlottesville and Shenandoah Valley Magazine's 2019 Best Bedside Manner Awards for Radiology.…

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)…

Imaging the ‘Hoos: A Look Inside the Partnership Between UVA Radiology and Athletics

by Brian Simalchik, UVA Radiology and Medical Imaging When Cavalier fans flood into Scott Stadium on Friday night for the season-ending game against rival Virginia Tech, they’ll be met with…

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.…