Abdominal Imaging

Register Now for the UCSF Abdominal & Pelvic Imaging CME Program in Palm Springs

The UC San Francisco (UCSF) Radiology Continuing Medical Education (CME) Program is excited to welcome you to the UCSF Abdominal & Pelvic Imaging CME course at the Omni Rancho las Palmas Resort & Spa in Palm Springs, California. Join us from February 15, 2023 to Friday, February 17, 2023! There will be three half-day morning sessions, Wednesday thru Friday.

Join us in Hawaii for the UCSF Body Imaging: Abdominal and Thoracic CME Course

The UCSF Radiology CME Program is pleased to announce we are returning to The Fairmont Orchid on the Big Island of Hawaii for our UCSF Body Imaging: Abdominal & Thoracic CME course. Join us from January 15 through January 20, 2023 for five half-day sessions full of learning and plenty of opportunities to enjoy Hawaii.

Sina Houshmand, MD Joins UCSF Radiology Faculty

The UC San Francisco Department of Radiology and Biomedical Imaging is pleased to announce that Sina Houshmand, MD has joined our faculty as an assistant professor of clinical radiology starting on August 1, 2022.

UCSF Radiology's Role in the Multidisciplinary Approach to the Placenta Service (MAPS) at UCSF

UCSF radiologists are part of the collaborative Multidisciplinary Approach to the Placenta Service (MAPS) team playing an important role in the diagnosis and management of pregnancies complicated by placenta accreta spectrum (PAS) disorders.

Hepatitis B Surveillance and Treatment in the UCSF Department of Radiology and Biomedical Imaging

Radiologists at UCSF are actively involved in every facet of hepatitis B care, from screening to treatment of complications.

New Applications of Dual-Energy CT (DECT)

Dual-energy CT (DECT) is not new, in fact, says Benjamin Yeh, MD, it has been around just as long as computed tomography (CT) has. What is new is that CT scanners can capture DECT quickly and with good image quality. He discusses new applications of DECT along with his lab's translational research group focusing on the exploration and development of novel CT techniques.

Scientists at UCSF Study Impact of 68Ga-PSMA-11 PET on Post Radical Prostatectomy (RP) Salvage Radiotherapy

Recently, scientists from the UC San Francisco Departments of Radiology and Biomedical Imaging, Urology and Radiation Oncology came together to study the impact of 68Ga-PSMA-11 PET on post radical prostatectomy (RP) salvage radiotherapy.

Researchers Assess the Accuracy of 68Ga-PSMA-11 PET in Localizing Prostate Cancer

Scientists at UCSF and UCLA designed a single-arm prospective trial on 635 patients with biochemically recurrent prostate cancer to assess the accuracy of 68Ga-PSMA-11 PET.

New Colorectal Cancer Screening Guidelines from the ACS: What You Should Know

 New screening guidelines from the American Cancer Society (ACS) recommend tests such as virtual colonoscopy (CT colonography) every five years for those of average risk beginning at age 45.

Translating Advanced Prostate Cancer Research into Patient Care

John Kurhanewicz, PhD, professor in residence and director of the UCSF Body Research Interest Group, the Biomedical NMR lab, and the Kurhanewicz Laboratory, is involved in cutting-edge research to more accurately and efficiently detect and characterize prostate cancers at early stages.