A recent collaborative retrospective cohort study from UC San Francisco, UC Davis and others confirmed that Down syndrome remains a strong risk factor for childhood leukemia, and associations with AML are stronger than previously reported.

Commencement 2021 was held on June 11, 2021, with a virtual ceremony. The UC San Francisco Department of Radiology and Biomedical Imaging would like to take this opportunity to congratulate graduates.

June is HHT Awareness Month, a time to raise awareness of hereditary hemorrhagic telangiectasia (HHT), a genetic disorder affecting the blood vessels. A team of experts from UCSF Radiology and Pediatrics wrote a review published in Radiology on the role of radiologists in the diagnosis and management of HHT.

A team of physicians from the UCSF Radiology Neuro Interventional Radiology (Neuro IR) section, recently presented a novel case where computed tomography (CT) perfusion imaging studies demonstrated abnormalities that have not been previously described in patients with RCVS.

Jae Ho Sohn, MD, MS (2019-20 T32 trainee) is a 2020-21 cardiothoracic fellow and Evan Calabrese, MD, PhD is a chief radiology resident, class of 2021 (PGY5) and 2020-21 T32 trainee. We asked them several questions about their experiences as T32 fellows at UCSF Radiology.

Nurses Week is celebrated here at UC San Francisco and globally from May 6 through May 12, 2021. Over the past year – and more! – UCSF Radiology nurses have been meeting the pandemic's challenges with flexibility, innovation and an extraordinary focus on patient safety.