Meet Dr. Pratik Mukherjee, Pioneer in the Study of Neurocognitive Disorders

Dr. Pratik Mukherjee is a pioneer in the study of the brain. His award-winning research and patient care are marked by a commitment to continual improvement and new applications of radiology’s tools and techniques.

UCSF’s Myriam M. Chaumeil Receives Prestigious Cal-BRAIN Grant

The California Blueprint for Research to Advance Innovations in Neuroscience, a neurotechnology program in California aimed at innovations applicable to the full spectrum of brain disorders, recently awarded UCSF’s Myriam M. Chaumeil, PhD, a prestigious grant.

William Dillon MD to Receive 2015 ASNR Gold Medal

The ASNR announced that William P. Dillon, MD, Chief of Neuroradiology at UCSF, has been selected as the 2014 ASNR Gold Medal Award recipient!

Team Receives Presidential BRAIN Initiative Grant to Revolutionize MRI Technology!

A new NIH-funded project will advance the resolution of magnetic resonance imaging, with the goal of increasing the detail in brain images more than 30 times over today's most powerful MRI scanners.

Brain Connectivity Differences Shown in Autism and Sensory Processing Disorders

Innovative research by Pratik Mukherjee, MD, PhD recently demonstrated quantifiable differences between Autism Spectrum Disorder and Sensory Processing Disorder.

‘Neuroradiology Signs’: An Innovative New Neuroimaging Textbook!

An exciting and innovative new book, Neuroradiology Signs, has just been published by neuroradiologists at UCSF!

CT-Guided Steroid Injections for Relief of Spine Pain

The risk of stroke or spinal cord damage from a transforaminal or epidural steroid injection is quite low, and at UCSF two critical considerations allow us to reduce that low risk even further.

ADNI: Most Comprehensive Research Study in the World Working to Silence Alzheimer’s Disease

Alzheimer’s disease is the sixth leading cause of death in the United States, affecting nearly 50 percent of those over the age of 85. The UCSF-based Alzheimer’s Disease Neuroimaging Initiative is working to change that.

Introducing the Brain Health Registry

Get involved in a groundbreaking, web-based project designed to speed up cures for Alzheimer’s, Parkinson’s and other brain disorders.

Can Hospital-based Cell Phones Improve Communications Between Doctors?

Research that colleagues and I had done on the quality of communications between radiologists and physicians in our hospitals was recently featured in JACR.