Dr. Ronald Arenson to be honored as RSNA President
November 25, 2014
The Radiology Society of North America’s 100th Scientific Assembly and Annual Meeting, RSNA 2014, running from November 30 through December 5 in Chicago, will highlight a number of scientific papers, posters and research topics from UCSF radiologists.
Dr. Ronald Arenson, Margulis Distinguished Professor and chair of the Department of Radiology and Biomedical Imaging, will be honored at the RSNA President's Reception and Dinner on Tuesday, December 2, 2014, where he will officially accept the role of President of the RSNA Board of Directors.
Presidential BRAIN Initiative Grant for Brain Research
November 14, 2014
The Brain Research through Advancing Innovative Neurotechnologies (BRAIN) Initiative is part of a new Presidential focus aimed at revolutionizing the understanding of the human brain and a team made up of researchers from prestigious universities throughout the nation, including Dr. Pratik Mukherjee'sresearch team at UCSF.
A. James Barkovich, MD 14th Annual UCSF Academic Senate Lecture
November 4, 2014
The UCSF Academic Senate has selected Radiology and Biomedical Imaging faculty member, A. James Barkovich, MD, as recipient of the Fourteenth Annual Faculty Research Lectureship – Clinical Science for his ground-breaking patient-oriented research on pediatric neurological imaging. His lecture, titled “Brain Malformations: from Pathology to Pathways with MRI as a Guide” will take place on Wednesday, November 5, 2014 at 3:30 p.m. in Cole Hall, Parnassus Campus. All are invited to attend the lecture. There is additional information is below and at this link: http://senate.ucsf.edu/2014-2015/frl-clinicalscience-2014-15.html
Dr. Lynne Steinbach, named President of the International Skeletal Society
October 28, 2014
Dr. Lynne Steinbach just assumed the role of President of the International Skeletal Society (ISS) for the next two years. The ISS is an interdisciplinary society dedicated to the learning, understanding and teaching of musculoskeletal disorders. Dr. Steinbach is the first woman to be president of this prestigious society. She is a Professor of Clinical Radiology and Orthopaedic Surgery, and is one of the country’s top radiologists in sports imaging. Dr. Steinbach is a Past President of the American Association for Women Radiologists and the San Francisco Radiological Society. She has assumed leadership positions in the International Society for Magnetic Resonance Imaging in Medicine. Dr. Steinbach was the former Chief of Musculoskeletal Imaging at UCSF and now director ofMusculoskeletal Imaging Fellowship at UCSF.