Category: Radiology Stories

Educational Apps Help Radiology Residents in Uganda

Educational Apps Help Radiology Residents in Uganda When two radiologists from UVA travel to Uganda, two residents at a Ugandan hospital receive iPads equipped with apps that bolster their education.  …

This Doll-Sized MRI Helps Kids Overcome Exam Anxiety

This Doll-Sized MRI Helps Kids Overcome Exam Anxiety Loud noises, a tunnel, strangers, and an unfamiliar place. It sounds like the beginning of a scary story! It's no wonder kids…

Sizable Change: Losing 280 lbs and Reversing Diabetes

Sizable Change: Losing 280 lbs and Reversing Diabetes As he reclaimed his health, Mike Green began to pursue other dreams as well. Today he works as an Ultrasound Technologist for…

Celebrating During Cancer Treatment

Celebrating During Cancer Treatment The Emily Couric Cancer Center can be a tough place for staff to work and an even harder place for patients to be. Yet this team of…

A Timely Catch

A Timely Catch Rachel Day saw something during a scan that didn't look quite right. She asked the doctor to look at the scan early, and the doctor found a major…

Heart Surgery for Kids: When They Need an MR or CT scan

MR and CT Scans for Kids Needing Heart Surgery Having an MR or CT can be a scary experience, especially when you're little. Here's how the staff at UVA help…

Former Clown Empowers Our Nurses to Care Compassionately

Compassionate Care: A Note to Nurses from a Former Clown Photo by Dan Addison, UVA Communications     From Clown to Nurse Dr. Timothy Cunningham is anything but conventional. The road…

How Losing Half My Hearing Saved My Life

How Losing Half My Hearing Saved My Life Bill Tricarico woke up one morning and couldn’t hear out of his right ear. What the doctors found sent him on a…

A Day In the Life of a UVA Radiology Resident

A day in the life of UVA resident Connor Louden, MD New and prospective residents are often curious about what their daily life will be like at UVA. Here’s a…

Nurse Manager Annette Silver Receives DAISY Award

Recognition doesn’t come to every outstanding individual, but it did for Annette Silver, Nurse Manager for our Interventional Radiology Division. On Wednesday, December 7th, she received the DAISY Nurse Leadership Award…