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MRI Suite Expansion at UVA Hospital Now Underway

The MRI expansion construction is scheduled to finish in early 2025. In 2020, the COVID-19 pandemic indefinitely halted a construction project to nearly double the size of the MRI suite at the University of Virginia’s University Hospital. “The hospital was trying to conserve its revenue reserves dur …

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UVA Radiology Holds First-Ever Education Retreat

The UVA Department of Radiology and Medical Imaging hosted its first-ever Education Retreat on Friday, April 12. During the full-day event, faculty, trainees, and staff gathered in Newcomb Hall to discuss the education mission of the department. The event gave members of the Radiology Department the …

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UVA Radiology Visiting Professor Lecture — “What’s that Whole Body Scan?” with Dr. Jennifer Schroeder

“What’s that Whole Body Scan?” Jennifer Schroeder, MD 7 – 10 a.m. Wednesday, April 24, 2024 Via WebEx The learning objectives of this lecture are to 1) learn a method approach to the whole body bone scan, 2) be able to identify radiotracers based on biodistribution, 3) review some traits of radiotra …

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Radiological Technologists Make Splash at Virginia Beach

From left to right: Diagnostic Imaging Supervisor Robert Hunsberger, OR Imaging Supervisor Samantha Shoemaker, Senior Recruiter Kim Weirich, and Cardiac Catheterization Lab Nurse Manager Jennifer Killmer. From April 4 through April 6, a UVA team made the trip to Virginia Beach in order to recruit th …

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UVA Interventional Radiologists Present at Annual SIR Conference

The UVA Department of Radiology and Medical Imaging has a great showing at the Society of Interventional Radiology’s annual meeting. Several department residents and fellows delivered scientific presentations at the conference, which was held from March 23 to March 28 in Salt Lake City, Utah. Those …

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