Nicholas Fidelman, MD has graciously agreed to serve as interim chief of Interventional Radiology at the UC San Francisco Department of Radiology and Biomedical Imaging following the departure of Maureen Kohi, MD. 

Maureen Kohi, MD, associate professor of radiology chief of Interventional Radiology, has accepted the role of Ernest H. Wood Distinguished Professor and Chair of the Department of Radiology at University of North Carolina - Chapel Hill, effective December 31, 2020.

Dedicated breast positron emission tomography (dbPET) (MAMMI, OncoVision, Spain) is an emerging imaging technique specific to the breast. Ella Jones, PhD led a team of researchers to evaluate dbPET as an imaging tool to characterize the heterogeneity of primary breast tumors.

The 17th Annual Imaging Research Symposium was held virtually for the first itme on Wednesday, October 14, 2020. Each year, the symposium is open to all in the UCSF and scientific communities to highlight the breadth and depth of innovative research being done in the department.

A trio of imaging informatics experts looked at everything radiology departments need to consider before purchasing AI. Marc Kohli, MD and John Mongan, MD were authors on this article, recently published in the Journal of the American College of Radiology

Breast imaging efforts at the Berkeley Outpatient Center are led by Kimberly Ray, MD, associate professor specializing in Breast Imaging in the UC San Francisco Department of Radiology and Biomedical Imaging.