UCSF Radiology Remembers

Harry K. Genant, MD (1942-2021)

We are writing with the news that our long-time colleague, mentor, teacher, and friend Harry K. Genant, MD, passed away peacefully at his home in Napa on January 14.

Rahul Desikan, MD, PhD (1978-2019)

It is with a very heavy heart that I write to share the sad news that Rahul Desikan, MD, PhD passed away after a 2 ½ year, hard-fought battle with a rapidly-progressive form of ALS.

Sarah J. Nelson, PhD (1954-2019)

Sarah J. Nelson, PhD, luminary imaging scientist, friend, and long-time faculty member in the UCSF Department of Radiology and Biomedical Imaging, passed away after a valiant struggle with cancer.

Randy Hawkins, MD, PhD (1949-2018)

Randall Hawkins, MD, PhD, friend and long-time faculty member in the UCSF Department of Radiology and Biomedical Imaging has passed away unexpectedly.

Alexander R. Margulis, MD (1921-2018)

It is with sadness that we share the news of the passing of our former Chairman and friend, Dr. Alexander Margulis. Alex, as he preferred to be called, was a global visionary leader of radiology, beloved by physicians at UCSF and throughout the world. He will certainly be missed.