Category: Radiology and Medical Imaging Research

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)…

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…

UVA Testing New Treatment for Enlarged Prostate Symptoms

University of Virginia Health System researchers have opened a national clinical trial examining a non-surgical treatment for lower urinary tract symptoms caused by an enlarged prostate. Also known as benign…

Do Hearts Fail Because They’re Hooked on Blood Sugar?

Could your heart get hooked on blood sugar? Researchers at the University of Virginia School of Medicine think so, and they will determine if blocking that addiction could prevent enlargement…