Honors and Awards

Abdominal Imaging

  • Hailey Choi, MD, received the RadioGraphics Editor’s Recognition Award with Distinction, March 2024

Breast Imaging

  • Bonnie Joe, MD, PhD, was named Director-at-Large of the Society of Breast Imaging, April 2024. She was named a 2024 Castle Connolly Top Doctor of the San Francisco Bay Area, May 2024
  • Maggie Chung, MD, was awarded a Spark Fellowship, June, 2024

Neuroradiology

  • Andreas Rauschecker, MD, PhD, received the 2024 National Comprehensive Cancer Network (NCCN) Foundation Young Investigator Award Honoring Future Leaders of Cancer Research, April 2024
  • Andreas Rauschecker, MD, PhD, awarded ASNR’s Clinical Utility of AI-Enabled Quantitative Meningioma Monitoring Grant, June 2024
  • Elisabeth George, MBBS, received the RadioGraphics Editor’s Recognition Award with Special Distinction, March 2024
  • Christine Glastonbury, MBBS, received the RadioGraphics Editor’s Recognition Award with Distinction, March 2024. She received the ASNR Outstanding Contributions in Neuroradiology Education Award, April 2024. She became Vice President of the American Roentgen Ray Society, 2024

Pediatric Radiology

  • Jesse Courtier, MD, who was named an Exceptional Physician for the 2023-24 academic year, March 2024
  • Bamidele Kammen, MD, received the RadioGraphics Editor’s Recognition Award with Distinction, March 2024
  • Ray Sze, MD, received the Presidential Recognition Award, January 2024

ZSFG

  • Michael Ohliger, MD, PhD, received the RadioGraphics Editor’s Recognition Award with Special Distinction, March 2024

Research

  • Pavithra Viswanath, PhD, received a Game-Changer Grant from ChadTough Defeat DIPG Foundation, July 2023
  • Kondapa Naidu Bobba, PhD, was named one of SNMMI's Ones to Watch, May 2024
  • Rupsa Bhattacharjee, PhD, was selected as a Junior Fellow at ISMR 2024
  • Michael Evans, PhD, recieved the inaugural Sam Gambhir, MD, Trailblazer Award from the SNMI for outstanding achievement and excellence in transformative research and exceptional mentorship for mid-career professionals, May 2024

Residents

  • Lead by Soonmee Cha, MD the UCSF Radiology Residency program has been ranked amongst the top-rated programs in the nation by Doximity, now 11 years in a row, July 2024
  • Justin Yoon, MD, received the ZSFG Krevans Award, July 2024
  • Tician Schnitzler, MD, visiting post-doc and 4th year radiology resident from Germany/Switzerland, was selected for the RSNA fellow grant, May 2024
  • Brendan Mitchell, PhD student, was selected to receive a 2024 National Science Foundation (NSF) Graduate Research Fellowship, April 2024
  • Brandon K.K. Fields was appointed to the RSNA's Education Council, March 2024
  • Xiao Wu, MD, received the Research Award and Peer's Choice Award at the Society for Interventional Radiology annual meeting, March 2024
  • Jose Mendez, MD, received the Resident-in-Training Award at the Society for Interventional Radiology annual meeting, March 2024

Fellows

  • Masis Isikbay, MD, received the RadioGraphics Editor’s Recognition Award with Special Distinction

Staff

  • Kristine Chooey received the 2024 Malena Ryan Award at the annual staff retreat, April 2024
  • Melinda Parangan-Chu and Sandria Wong were recognized by the Association of University Radiologists for their more than 15 years of service, April 2024

ASNR

  • Outstanding Presentation Award: Sensitivity of Arterial Spin Labeling Imaging for Detection of Skull Base Paragangliomas, May, 2024
  • Presented by Yannan Yu, MD; with co-authors Brandon Tsui, MD (Clinical Instructor) Christine Glastonbury, MBBS, and Xin (Cynthia) Wu, MD, May, 2024
  • Certificate of Merit for Educational Exhibit: The Spectrum of Primary Central Nervous System Lymphoma: Six Subtypes, Distinguishing Imaging Features, and Key Differential Diagnoses. Michael Romano, MD, PhD, and Soonmee Cha, MD, May, 2024
  • Educational Exhibit invited to submit to Neurographics: Primary gliosarcoma: Key molecular genetic distinctions from glioblastoma and characteristic imaging features of dural and leptomeningeal spread of tumor. Michael Romano, MD, PhD and Soonmee Cha, MD, May, 2024
  • Outstanding Contributions in Neuroradiology Education awarded to Christine Glastonbury, MBBS, May, 2024

SNMMI

  • Mike Evans, PhD, received the inaugural Sam Gambhir Trailblazer Award from SNMMI, May, 2024
  • Thomas Hope, MD, received the inaugural Richard L. Wahl Mid-Career Leadership Award from the Education and Research Foundation for Nuclear Medicine and Molecular Imaging (ERF) and SNMMI, May, 2024

Commencement: Awards Conferred

  • Outstanding Alumnus: Robert Barr
  • Outstanding Volunteer Clinical Faculty: Mark Mamlouk
  • Outstanding Faculty Mentoring: Bonnie Joe
  • Clinical Faculty Excellence: Rita Freimanis
  • Hideygo Minagi Outstanding Teacher: Jesse Courtier
  • Margulis Society Resident Research: Joe Baal
  • Elmer Ng Outstanding Resident: Stephen Wahlig
  • Outstanding Fellow/Instructor Teaching: Adam Yen

Other Awards

  • Christopher Pak recipient of the 2024 PRIDE Award, June 2024
  • Lohith Kini, MD, PhD, received the RSNA Resident Grant for pursuing scientific investigation during training, May, 2024
  • Preethi Raghu, MD, received funding for her proposal to establish a narrative medicine program for UCSF medical students. Funding was awarded by the UCSF Academy of Medical Educators and the Academy Chair for Education in Radiology and Biomedical Imaging, May, 2024
  • Eugene Ozhinsky, PhD, received a Pilot for Early Career Investigators in the Spring 2024 UCSF RAP award cycle for his project Development of a Combined Structural/Functional MRI Pipeline for Evaluation of Patients with Cervical Spine Degenerative Disorders, May, 2024

 

2023

  • Stephanie Murphy was honored with the 2024 Cathy Garzio Award, December 2023
  • Maggie Kwan was awarded the 2024 Richard Sollitto, MD Award for outstanding Medical Center employee, December 2023
  • Ebony Holbert-Mammo was recognized with the 2024 Lanna Lee Outstanding Technologist award, December 2023
  • Kevin Terashima, MD, clinical fellow, neuroradiology, received the ASPNR V. Michelle Silvera and Robert Heist Educational Travel Award, December 2023
  • Brandon K.K. Fields, MD, resident, was named to the American Board of Radiology Initial Certification Advisory Committee (ICAC) for Diagnostic Radiology, December 2023
  • Yolanda Yu, medical student, received the ASPNR 2024 Medical Student Travel Award, December 2023.
  • Matthew Zapala, MD, PhD, won the UCSF Health PRIDE Experience Award, physician category, December, 2023
  • Masis Isikbay, MD, visited the Radiographics office in Phoenix as part of his service as the 2023 Olmsted Fellow, December 2023
  • Kisoo Kim, PhD received the 2023 Bruce Hasegawa Award at the Imaging Research Symposium, November 2023. 
  • Sean Woolen, MD received the 2023 Rahul Desikan Award at the Imaging Research Symposium, November 2023.
  • Dr. Kevin Terashima, neuroradiology, received the ASPNR V. Michelle Silvera and Robert Heist Educational Travel Award, November 2023
  • Yolanda Yu, medical student, received the ASPNR 2024 Medical Student Travel Award, November 2023
  • Liina Poder, MD, was appointed chair of the Radiological Society of North America’s Obstetrics/Gynecology Subcommittee, September 1, 2023
  • Michael Evans, PhD, received the Roger Tsien Award from the World Molecular Imaging Society, September 2023
  • Masis Isikbay, MD, was named the 2023 William W. Olmsted Trainee Editorial Fellow for the RSNA, August 2023
  • Masis Isikbay, MD, received the RSNA Derek Harwood-Nash International Education Scholor Grant, November 2023
  • Masis Isikbay, MD, received the 2023 Roentgen Resident/Fellow Research Award from the RSNA, November 2023
  • William C. Chen, MD, received the 2023 Roentgen Resident/Fellow Research Award from the RSNA, November 2023
  • Ivina Mali won Best Poster at the UCSF Imaging Research Symposium, November 25, 2023
  • Janine Lupo, PhD, was named to the Academy of Radiology Research’s Council of Distinguished Investigators, October 2023
  • Bonnie N. Joe, MD, PhD, received the Honored Educator Award at RSNA 2023
  • Lynne Leng, BS, received an RSNA Research Medical Student Grant, November 2023
  • Felicia Tang received the Phillips/RSNA Research Medical Student Grant, November 2023
  • Lucia West received an RSNA Research Medical Student Grant, November 2023
  • Xin Wu, MD, was a member of the Head & Neck Imaging Annual Meeting Program Planning Committee for RSNA 2023
  • Matthew D. Bucknor, MD, was a member of the Noninterpretive/Practice Management Annual Meeting Program Planning Committee for RSNA 2023
  • Liina Poder, MD, was a member of the OB/Gynecology Imaging Annual Meeting Program Planning Committee for RSNA 2023
  • Tiffany Ngan won Pest Podium at the UCSF Imaging Research Symposium, November 25, 2023
  • Diane Newton, MD, UCSF alumna, and Christopher Dowd, MD, emeritus professor, were awarded the WNRS Gold Medal for their contributions to neuroradiology at the Western Neuroradiological Society Annual Meeting (WNRS), November 2023
  • Brandon K.K. Fields, MD, PGY3, was named Vice-Chair of the RSNA Resident and Fellow Committee, November 2023
  • Apurva Panday received the prestigious Prostate Cancer Foundation's Young Investigator Award, November 2023
  • Matthew Amans, MD, MSc, was elected Radiology Member at Large of the 2023 Board of Directors for the Society of NeuroInterventional Surgery (SNIS), October 2023
  • Janine Lupo, PhD, was named to the Academy of Radiology Research's Council of Distinguished Investigators, October 2023
  • Vinil Shah, MD named Secretary of the International Pain & Spine Intervention Society (IPSIS), and appointed to the Executive Committee of the Board of Director, September 2023
  • Michael Evans, PhD, received the Roger Tsien Award from the World Molecular Imaging Society, September 2023
  • The Radiology-Ultrasound team received the 2023 Friends of the Float Pool Award, October 2023
  • Yan Li, PhD, Janine Lupo, PhD, and Eugene Ozhinsky, PhD were recently awarded a $3.93 million Translational Team Science Award from the Department of Defense, October 2023
  • Lorna Kwok, academic affairs manager, Tijana Popovic, MS, clinical imaging analyst, and Rita Gaber, director of communications, all graduated from the UCSF School of Medicine's Leadership Development Program (LDP), September 2023
  • Jacob Ellison has had his abstract selected for the 2023 Neuroimaging Award and featured in 28th Annual Meeting of the Society for Neuro-Oncology, September 2023
  • Soonmee Cha, MD, received the Exceptional Service Award to Neuropathology from the UCSF Neuropathology Department for her outstanding contributions to science and exemplary professionalism, August 18
  • Masis Isikbay, MD, was named the 2023 William W. Olmsted Trainee Editorial Fellow by RSNA on August 14, 2023
  • Garima Arvikar, PhD, Apurva Pandey, PhD, and Shalini Chopra, PhD, were recognized by Society of Nuclear Medicine and Molecular Imaging, August 11, 2023
  • Devin Schoen, a PhD student in the Morrison Lab, has been selected as the bio-engineering recipient of the 2023 Achievement Rewards for College Scientists (ARXS) Scholarship, July 28, 2023
  • Marc Kohli, MD, was inducted into the college of fellows at the Society for Imaging Informatics in Medicine (SIIM) annual meeting on June 14, July 28, 2023
  • Michael Hoff, PhD, is noted in this week's Washington Post. The review, "Dangers of Fabric in MRI", July 28, 2023
  • Henry VanBrocklin, PhD received the 2023 Paul C. Aebersold Award at the SNMMI Annual Meeting, June 30, 2023
  • Shalini Chopra, PhD received the Center for Molecular Imaging Innovation & Translation Young Investigator Award at the at the SNMMI Annual Meeting, June 30, 2023
  • Yaewon Kim, PhD received a Summa cum Laude Merit Award at ISMRM, June 30, 2023
  • Xiaoxi Liu, PhD received a Magna cum Laude Award at ISMRM, June 30, 2023
  • Rupsa Bhattacharjee, PhD received a Summa cum Laude Award for poster at ISMRM, June 30, 2023
  • Christopher P. Hess, MD, PhD named senior fellow of ISMRM, June 16, 2023
  • Yannan Yu, MD received the Krevans Award for excellence in patient care, June 16, 2023
  • Mark Wilson, MD served as the chair of the 2023 John A. Watson Faculty Scholar Selection Committee, June 16, 2023
  • Yi Li, MD recipient of the Medical Student Teaching Award, June 16, 2023
  • Jane Z. Wang, MD recipient of the Outstanding Faculty Mentoring Award, June 16, 2023
  • Masis Isikbay, MD recipient of the Margulis Society Resident Research Award, June 16, 2023
  • Allen Ye, MD, PhD recipient of the Outstanding Fellow/Clinical Instructor Teaching Award, June 16, 2023
  • Ying Fung, MD recipient of the Outstanding Volunteer Clinical Faculty Award, June 16, 2023
  • Masis Isikbay, MD & Amanda Liu, MD, recipients of the Elmer Ng Outstanding Resident Award, June 16, 2023
  • Mark Sugi, MD recipient of the Hideyo Minagi Outstanding Teacher Award, June 16, 2023
  • Vickie Feldstein, MD recipient of the Clinical Faculty Excellence Award, June 16, 2023
  • Elaine Caoili, MD recipient of the Outstanding Alumni Award, June 16, 2023
  • Emma Bahroos recipient of the 2022 Cathy Garzio Award for outstanding staff, May 19, 2023
  • Kevin McGill, MD, MPH is guest editor and authored/co-authored articles for Skeletal Radiology, May 19, 2023
  • RadioGraphics Editor’s Recognition Awards: Elizabeth George, MD; Christine Glastonbury, MBBS (Special distinction); Michael Ohliger, MD, PhD; Liina Poder, MD; John T. Mongan, MD, PhD; Mark D. Sugi, MD; and Benjamin M. Yeh, MD, February 23, 2023
  • Christine Glastonbury, MBBS elected Secretary-Treasurer of ARRS, April 21, 2023
  • Anil Bidkar, PhD received the DoD Prostate Cancer Research Program (PCRP) Early Investigator Research Award, April 21, 2023
  • Yi Li, MD received the Society for Pediatric Radiology's Representative to The Academy for Radiology & Biomedical Imaging Research, March 24, 2023
  • Seed Grant recipients: Eugene Ozhinsky, PhD, Xiaoxi Liu, PhD, and Di Cui, PhD, March 24, 2023
  • Jane Z. Wang, MD appointed a board member by the Society for Abdominal Radiology, March 10, 2023
  • Sina Houshmand, MD recipient of the Society for Abdominal Radiology Howard S. Stern Research Grant, February 24, 2023
  • Roxanna Juarez, MD, and Shravan Sridhar, MD, MS, selected to attend the Clinical Educator Development Program (CEDP) hosted by ARRS, February 24, 2023
  • John Mongan, MD, PhD published Radiology for Kids with co-authors Brandon Pham, MD, and Betty Nguyen, February 24, 2023
  • Cheng William Hong, MD recipient of RSNA Resident Research Award, January 27, 2023
  • Amanda Baker, MD awarded ASPNR Grant, January 26, 2023
  • Sharmila Majumdar, PhD, named one of the 2022 top female scientists in the US by Research.com, January 13, 2023

2022

  • Sharmila Majumdar, PhD Honored as Top Scientist, December 20, 2022
  • Reynaldo (Reno) Estaniel, RT received the 2022 Lanna Lee Award for Outstanding Technologist, December 15, 2022
  • Jordan Fong received the 2022 Richard A. Sollitto Award for Outstanding Medical Center Staff, December 15, 2022
  • Georgios Batsios, PhD awarded the 2022 Bruce Hasegawa Award, December 6, 2022
  • Masis Isikbay, MD, received the RSNA Educational Program Award, November 2022, October 2022
  • Shravan Sridhar, MD, MS, received Cum Laude for his Educational Exhibit at RSNA, November 2022
  • Duygu Tosun, PhD, was recognized as an Academy for Radiology & Biomedical Research Distinguished Investigator at RSNA, November 2022
  • Xiao Wu, MD, was awarded an RSNA Trainee Research Prize, October 2022
  • Rachelle Durand, DO, received a UCSF Benioff Children’s Hospital PRIDE Award in the category of Professionalism, October 2022
  • Sharmila Majumdar, PhD, received the UCSF Academic Senate Service Award, October 2022
  • Camilla Lindan, MD, received the Outstanding Clinical Faculty Award, June 2021, and the 2021-2022 Henry J. Kaiser Award for Excellence in Teaching for Volunteer Faculty, October 2022
  • Hailey Choi, MD, was named a fellow of the Society of Radiologists in Ultrasound, October 2022
  • Derek Sun, MD, received the Hideyo Minagi Outstanding Teacher Award, June 2022. He was a finalist for a UCSF Henry J. Kaiser Award for Excellence in Teaching, October 2022
  • Vishal Kumar, MD, was named a UCSF School of Medicine Bridges Coach, September 2022
  • Mark W. Wilson, MD, chaired the UCSF School of Medicine John A. Watson Scholar Selection Committee, 2021-2022. He received a Volunteer Service Award from the American Board of Radiology, September 2022
  • Yoo Jin Lee, MD, received an RSNA Research & Education Foundation Research Scholar Grant, September 2022
  • Charles Edgar Clary received the UCSF Medal for his work as a co-founder of the UCSF Black Caucus, September 2022
  • Henry VanBrocklin, PhD, received the Helen Diller Family Comprehensive Cancer Center—Radiology and Biomedical Imaging Pilot Award, August 2022. He received the MSBI Outstanding Teacher Award, August 2022
  • Michael Evans, PhD, received the Helen Diller Family Comprehensive Cancer Center—Radiology and Biomedical Imaging Pilot, August 2022
  • Emma Webb, MD, was a semifinalist for Most Effective Radiology Educator in the 2022 Minnies award campaign, AuntMinnie.com, August 2022
  • Matthew Bucknor, MD, MFA, received his Master of Fine Arts in Creative Writing from the Warren Wilson College Program for Writers, July 2022
  • Z. Jane Wang, MD, was named the Society for Abdominal Radiology Lifelong Learning Portfolio Director, July 2021
  • Orit Glenn, MD, recipient, ASNR Women in Neuroradiology Leadership Award June 28, 2022
  • Soonmee Cha, MD, recipient, UCSF Neurosurgery Diane D. Ralston Award June 2022
  • Derek Sun, MD, recipient, Hideyo Minagi Outstanding Teacher Award June 10, 2022
  • Spencer Behr, MD, recipient, Clinical Faculty Excellence Award June 10, 2022 
  • Judong Pan, MD, recipient, Outstanding Clinical Faculty Award June 10, 2022
  • James (Matt) Kerchberger, MD, recipient, Outstanding Teaching Fellow/Clinical Instructor Award June 10, 2022
  • Maggie Chung, MD, recipient, Elmer Ng Outstanding Resident Award June 10, 2022
  • Maggie Chung, MD, recipient, Margulis Society Outstanding Resident Research Award June 10, 2022
  • Sujal Nanavati, MD, recipient, UCSF Radiology and Biomedical Imaging Medical Student Teaching Award June 10, 2022
  • Alice Zhou, MD, Recipient, ZSFG Krevans Award for Excellence in Patient Care June 2022
  • Miles Conrad, MD, MPH, recipient, UCSF Radiology and Biomedical Imaging Medical Student Teaching Award, June 10, 2022
  • Evan Calabrese, MD, was awarded the American Society of Neuroradiology (ASNR) Foundation Grant, June 2022, and received The Margulis Society Resident Research Award, 2021.
  • Yangjie Huang, PhD, (Dr. Michael Evans Lab) received the SNMMI Alavi-Mandell Award for outstanding contributions from young scientists who have published (as first authors) excellent original articles in the Journal of Nuclear Medicine, May 27, 2022
  • Julia Whitman, CRC (Dr. Thomas Hope) received the SNMMI Alavi-Mandell Award for outstanding contributions from young scientists who have published (as first authors) excellent original articles in the Journal of Nuclear Medicine May 27, 2022
  • Jaewon Yang, PhD (Dr. Youngho Seo Lab) received the SNMMI Alavi-Mandell Award for outstanding contributions from young scientists who have published (as first authors) excellent original articles in the Journal of Nuclear Medicine May 27, 2022
  • Ning Zhou, PhD (Dr. Michael Evans Lab) received the SNMMI Alavi-Mandell Award for outstanding contributions from young scientists who have published (as first authors) excellent original articles in the Journal of Nuclear Medicine May 27, 2022
  • Nola Hylton, PhD, awarded the ISMRM Gold Medal for her outstanding translational research and leadership in breast cancer imaging including contributions to breast cancer technology May 10, 2022
  • Giorgios Batsios, PhD, First Place Recipient, Bruker MRI Award 2022 May 7, 2022
  • Steven Hetts, MD named a fellow of the American College of Radiology May 1, 2022
  • Kondapa Naidu Bobba, PhD, received a Helen Diller Family Comprehensive Cancer Center—Radiology and Biomedical Imaging Pilot Award, August 2022.Myriam Chaumeil, PhD, was an Invited Discovery Day Speaker at UCSF Alumni Week, April 2022.
  • Chester Lim, RT, awarded a certificate of Excellence by the Joint Review Committee on Education in Radiologic Technology for outstanding performance as an educator April 15, 2022
  • Sean Woolen, MD selected as recipient of the 2022 American Roentgen Ray Society Scholarship April 1, 2022
  • Dave Gospe RT was the recipient of a UCSF Health PRIDE Experience Award in the Clinical Specialist and Technologist category March 30, 2022
  • Thomas Link, MD, PhD, named recipient of the UCSF Health Exceptional Physician Award March 30, 2022
  • Yi Li, PhD, was accepted to the Academy for Radiology & Biomedical Imaging Research’s Early Career Investigators in Imaging (CECI2) as the Society for Pediatric Radiology Representative March 18, 2022
  • Ronald Zagoria, MD, FSAR named recipient of the Society of Abdominal Radiology Gold Medal March 3, 2022 
  • Sean Woolen, MD, awarded the Society of Abdominal Radiology Howard S. Stern Research Grant March 3, 2022
  • John Mongan, MD, PhD, FSAR named a fellow of the Society of Abdominal Radiology March 3, 2022
  • Stephanie Nguyen, MD, Awarded the Society of Abdominal Radiology Best Trainee Exhibit Award 2022  March 3, 2022 
  • Priyanka Jha, MD, awarded a Society of Abdominal Radiology Scientific Merit Award 2022 March 3, 2022 
  • Nola Hylton, PhD, Inducted into National Academy of Engineering for her leadership in breast cancer MRI and multicenter national trials.  February 9, 2022 
  • Joseph Leach, MD, PhD, selected as recipient of a VA CDA-2 Grant, a major Career Development Grant within the VA System February 4, 2022
  • Yi Li, PhD, awarded the ASPNR 2022 Guerbet Grant January 5, 2022

2021

  • Jenny Che received the 2021 Cathy Garzio Award for Outstanding Campus Staff December 16, 2021
  • Kathy Brady-Porter received the 2021 Richard A. Sollitto Award for Outstanding Medical Center Staff December 16, 2021
  • Philip Hwang, RT received the 2021 Lanna Lee Award for Outstanding Technologist December 16, 2021
  • Celine Taglang, PhD, presented with the Bruce Hasegawa Award for early stage scientists November 3, 2021
  • Andreas Rauschecker, MD, PhD, presented with the Rahul Desikan, PhD Award for Outstanding Research by a junior clinical faculty member or trainee November 3, 2021 
  • Peder Larson, PhD received the UCSF Chancellor Award for Disablility Service October 14, 2021
  • Michael W. Weiner, MD named recipient of the 2021 Alzheimer's Association Henry Wisniewski Lifetime Achievement Award July 27, 2021
  • Courtney Lawhn Heath, MD, and Ning Zhao, PhD named as "Ones to Watch" in Society of Nuclear Medicine in Medicine (SNMMI) future thought leaders under 30 list July 16, 2021
  • Z. Jane Wang, MD, selected to serve as Society for Abdominal Radiology Lifelong Learning Portfolio Director July 9, 2021
  • Preeti Sukerkar, MD, PhD selected as UCSF School of Medicine Coach July 1, 2021
  • Liina Poder, MD, awarded the Clinical Faculty Excellence Award, UCSF Radiology June 11, 2021
  • Soonmee Cha, MD, awarded the Hideyo Minagi Outstanding Teacher Award, UCSF Radiology June 11, 2021
  • J. Matthew Kerchberger, MD, MPH and Olivia Linden, MD, awarded the Elmer Ng Outstanding Resident Award, UCSF Radiology June 11, 2021
  • Camilla Lindan, MD, awarded the Outstanding Clinical Faculty Award, UCSF Radiology June 11, 2021
  • Maya Vella, MD, awarded the Outstanding Fellow/Clinical Instructor Teaching Award, UCSF Radiology June 11, 2021
  • Evan Calabrese, MD, PhD, awarded the Margulis Society Resident Research Award, UCSF Radiology June 11, 2021
  • Christine Glastonbury, MBBS awarded the Radiology Award for Outstanding Faculty Mentoring, UCSF Radiology June 11, 2021
  • Sage Kramer, MD, awarded the Medical Student Teaching Award, UCSF Radiology June 11, 2021
  • Travis Caton, MD, Amanda Baker, MD, Kazim Narsinh, MD, Christopher Dowd, MD, Randall Higashida, MD, Daniel Cooke, MD, Steven Hetts, MD, Van Halbach, MD and Matthew Amans, MD, receive ASNR Outstanding Scientific Presentation Award May 2021
  • Miles Conrad, MD, MPH along with UCSF Radiology-UCB team receives Catalyst Award Grant of $65K May 2021
  • Jessica Hayward, MD, and Amie Lee, MD inducted as 2021 SBI Fellows April 26, 2021
  • Kimberly Kallianos, MD, appointed Modality Director of CT March 25, 2021
  • Jesse Courtier, MD, appointed Clinical Director for the Mission Bay Hospitals March 1, 2021
  • Javier Villanueva-Meyer, MD appointed Modality Director of MRI March 1, 2021
  • Tatiana Kelil, MD recognized by the American Roentgen Ray Society (ARRS) as a 2021 Roentgen Fund Scholar February 18, 2021 
  • Wyatt Tellis, PhD awarded Most Valuable Associate Editor by Society for Imaging Informatics in Medicine (SIIM) Journal of Digital Imaging Awards February 2021
  • Koren Roach, PhD, awarded the 2021 Styker/Orthopedic Research Scoiety Women's Research Fellowship February 16, 2021
  • Nola Hylton, PhD and Duan Xu, PhD are both inducted into the American Institute for Medical and Biological Engineering  2021 Class of Fellows February 15, 2021
  • Sarah Wells, RN named 2021 Circle of Excellence Award Recipients by the American Association of Critical-Care Nurses (AACN) January 2021
  • Tatiana Kelil, MD named to Radiographics - Social Media and Digital Innovation Committee January 6, 2021

2020

  • Tatiana Kelil, MD⁩ recipient of 2021 ARRS Scholarship Award December 19, 2020
  • Sandria Wong, Diagnostic Radiology Residency Coordinator, was awarded the Cathy Garzio Award 2020 as the outstanding UCSF Radiology campus staff employee December 18, 2020
  • Gloria Gamit, Administrative Assistant, was awarded the Richard Sollitto, MD Award 2020 as the outstanding UCSF Health Radiology staff employee December 18, 2020
  • Abraham Carillo, RT, Principal Radiologic Technologist, was awarded the Lanna Lee, RT Award 2020 as the outstanding UCSF Health Radiology technologist December 18, 2020
  • Tara Morgan, MD; Matt Bucknor, MD; Hailey H. Choi, MD; Kevin McGill, MD, MPH, Rina Patel, MD, Liina Poder, MD; Vinil Shah, MD; Mark Sugi, MD; Daria Motamedi, MD awared Cum Laude for their 2020 RSNA Presentation, "Ultrasound-Guided Musculoskeletal Interventions: Pain Free" December 2, 2020
  • Tara Morgan, MD; Vickie Feldstein, MD; Priyanka Jha, MD; Dorothy Shum, MD; Liina Poder, MD awarded Certificat of Merit for their 2020 RSNA Presentation, "Ultrasound Guided Interventions to Diagnose and Treat OB/GYN Disease" December 2, 2020
  • Maggie Chung, MD; Tatiana Kelil, MD; Amie Lee, MD; and Bonnie Joe, MD, PhD awarded Certificate of Merit for their 2020 RSNA Presentation, "The Milk Way Exploration: MR Evaluation of the Lactating Breast" December 2, 2020
  • Mark D. Mamlouk awarded Certificate of Merit for his 2020 RSNA Presentation, "Genetic Syndromes Associated with CNS Overgrowth" December 2, 2020
  • Ronald Arenson, MD former chair of Radiology named Gold Medalist for upcoming 2020 RSNA Annual Meeting November 13, 2020 Chris Dowd, MD named fellow of Society of Neuro Interventional Surgery (SNIS) annual meeting August 6, 2020
  • Van Halbach, MD was Grant Hieshima Luminary Lecturer, Neuro Interventional Surgery (SNIS) annual meeting August 6, 2020
  • UCSF Radiology Residency Tops Doximity Rankings for 2020-21 July 31, 2020
  • Michael Evans, PhD awarded UCSF Dean's Apple Award July 31, 2020
  • Christine Glastonbury, MBBS awarded the 2020 Radiological Society of North America (RSNA) Honored Educator Award July 24, 2020
  • Christopher Hess, MD, PhD named a Fellow of ASFNR (American Society for Functional Neuro Radiology) July 2, 2020
  • David Saloner, PhD awarded the MSBI Teaching Award June 29, 2020
  • David Avrin, MD awarded the Gold Medal of the Society for Imaging Informatics in Medicine (SIIM) June 26, 2020
  • Miles Conrad, MD, MPH honored in the Cure HHT organization's #YouLiftMeUP Campaign for his role in patient care for patients with Hereditary Hemorrhagic Telangiectasia (HHT) June 23, 2020
  • VIVA Physicians welcomes Maureen Kohi, MD to the Board of Directors June 10, 2020
  • Masis Isikbay, MD awarded the ZSFG Krevans Award for Outstanding Service as a first year radiology resident May 27, 2020
  • Tatiana Kelil, MD selected for the 2020 class of John A. Watson scholars May 19, 2020
  • Elizabeth George, MD awarded the 2020 ASNR Foundation Scholar Award in Neuroradiology May 11, 2020
  • Jeffrey David Rudie, MD, PhD awarded the 2020 ASNR Foundation Neuroradiology Research Grant in Artificial Intelligence May 11, 2020
  • Lindsay Lawless, RN wins Daisy Nurse Award May 11, 2020
  • Andreas Rauschecker, MD, PhD received the UCSF 2019-20 Long-Term Mentor Award May 1, 2020
  • Jaehoon Shin, MD, PhD awarded the SIR Research grant from SIR Foundation 2020 Research Grant Program April 14, 2020
  • Srikantan Nagarajan, PhD has been inducted into the American Institute for Medical and Biological Engineering (AIMBE) College of Fellows March 31, 2020
  • Michael Evans, PhD awarded the 2019 Pilot Award from the LAM Foundation March 13, 2020
  • Robert Flavell, MD, PhD honored in SNMMI's annual list of 30 early career professionals selected as "Ones to Watch" in 2020 March 6, 2020
  • Lori Strachowski, MD was awarded an American Osteopathic College of Radiology (AOCR) Honorary Fellowship for her contributions as teaching faculty at AOCR continuing medical education meetings and webinars February 4, 2020
  • Maureen Kohi, MD, spotlight feature in Women of UCSF Health January 28, 2020
  • Arian Mashhood, MD, clinical instructor received the Cum Laude Award at the 2020 ASPNR Annual meeting for his work on 3rd and 4th branchial sinus anomalies with fetal MRI January 13, 2020

2019

  • Ghizlane Arsalane, RT recipient of the 2019 Lanna Lee Award for Outstanding Technologist December 10, 2019
  • Carlos Mayorga, recipient of the 2019 Richard Sollitto, MD Award for Outstanding Medical Center employee December 10, 2019
  • Todd Bazzill, recipient of the 2019 Cathy Garzio Award for Outstanding Staff employee December 10, 2019
  • Kathy Brady-Porter spotlight feature in December's Women of UCSF Health December 10, 2019
  • Karen Ordovas, MD, MAS elected to the Board of Trustees of the Society of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance (SCMR), and will serve also as Vice-Secretary Treasurer December 10, 2019
  • Jae Ho Sohn, MD, MS awarded the Margulis Award for Scientific Excellence at RSNA December 2, 2019
  • Pavithra Viswanath, PhD awarded the Margaret Hart Surbeck Travel Awards for Non-Faculty Academics to Honor the Memory of Sarah J Nelson October 29, 2019
  • Thomas Link, MD, PhD awarded the 2019 Lodwick Award from Massachusetts General Hospital/Harvard Medical School October 18, 2019
  • Yi Li, MD awarded the inaugural Rahaul Desikan, MD Award of 2019 October 8, 2019
  • Yan Wang, PhD awarded the 2019 Bruce Hasegawa Award October 8, 2019
  • Cindy Flores Gaytan awarded the Jaclyne Witte Boyden Staff Service Award of 2019 October 7, 2019
  • Lori Strachowski, MD awarded the Anna Lev-Toaff, MD Award at the 2019 Society of Radiologists in Ultrasound  October 5, 2019
  • Matthew Bucknor, MD awarded the 2019 UCSF Chancellor Awards for Diversity, Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Leadership August 13, 2019
  • Gerard Phillip, RN awarded the 2019 UCSF Health, Clinical Support Services, PRIDE Award August 13, 2019
  • Ricky Chang Ng awarded the 2019 UCSF Health, Clinical Support Services, PRIDE Award August 13, 2019
  • Christine Glastonbury, MD appointed as Chair of Academic Senate’s Equal Opportunity Committee for 2019-20 academic year. August 5, 2019
  • Andrew Taylor, MD recognized as MERI Center Palliative Care Champion in 2018-19 August 5, 2019
  • Eric Mastria, MD (resident)’s research project “Prevention of post-procedure sepsis with endotoxin filtration” was funded by CTSI in their Spring 2019 Resident Research Funding award August 5, 2019
  • Denis Beckford Vera, PhD awarded the Margaret Hart Surbeck Travel Awards for Non-Faculty Academics to Honor the Memory of Sarah J. Nelson August 1, 2019
  • Chencheng Zhu, PhD. awarded the Margaret Hart Surbeck Travel Awards for Non-Faculty Academics to Honor the Memory of Sarah J. Nelson August 1, 2019
  • Christina Chen-Louie and Michelle Swenson awarded the UCSF Health Great Save Award July 23, 2019
  • Melinda Parangan-Chu Selected as Manager of Education July 10, 2019
  • Matthew Bucknor, MD Appointed as Inaugural Associate Chair for Wellbeing and Professional Climate July 2, 2019 P
  • aula Alcaide-Leon, MD awarded the Margaret Hart Surbeck Travel Awards for Non-Faculty Academics to Honor the Memory of Sarah J Nelson, PhD June 12, 2019
  • Andrew Burghardt awarded the Margaret Hart Surbeck Travel Awards for Non-Faculty Academics to Honor the Memory of Sarah J Nelson, PhD June 12, 2019
  • Derek Sun, MD awarded the Hideyo Minagi Outsanding Teacher Award June 10, 2019
  • Bryce Merrit, MD awarded the Elmer Ng Oustanding Resident Award June 10, 2019
  • Adam Meeks, MD, awarded the Outstanding Fellow/Clinical Instructor Teaching Award at Commencement 2019 June 10, 2019
  • Benjamin Laguna, MD awarded the Margulis Society Resident Research Award at Commencement 2019 June 10, 2019
  • Thomas Link, MD, PhD awarded the Radiology Award for Outstanding Faculty Mentoring at Commencement 2019 June 10, 2019 James B. Spies, MD, MPH, awarded the Outstanding Alumnus Award at Commencement 2019 June 10, 2019
  • Judong Pan, MD awarded Outstanding Clinical Faculty Award at Commencement 2019 June 10, 2019 Vishal Kumar, MD, awarded the Medical Student Teaching Award at Commencement 2019 June 10, 2019
  • Peder Larson, PhD and Zhen Jane Wang, MD are the recipients of the 2019 Academy for Radiology & Biomedical Imaging Research's Distinguished Investigator Award June 6, 2019
  • Henry VanBrocklin, PhD recieved the 2019 MSBI Teaching Award  June 4, 2019 Sarah J. Nelson, PhD posthumously awarded the 2019 Gold Medal at 2019 ISMRM May 14, 2019 Courtney Lawhn-Heath, MD, is the recipient of the 2019 Robert E. Henkin Government Relations Fellowship April 23, 2019
  • UCSF School of Medicine Ranks in U.S. News Best Graduate Schools’ Top Five for Ten Years Running March 11, 2019
  • Antonio C. Westphalen, MD recieves Editor's Recognition Award with Special Distinction for reviewing Journal Radiographics March 7, 2019
  • Travis S. Henry, MD recieves Editor's Recognition Award with Distinction for reviewing Journal Radiographics March 7, 2019
  • Christine Glastonbury, MD appointed new Vice Chair for Academic Affairs February 21, 2019
  • Alastair Martin, PhD appointed to Associate Chair for Capital Projects February 21, 2019
  • Sharmila Majumdar, PhD appointed as Margaret Hart Surbeck Distinguished Professor February 5, 2019
  • A. James Barkovich, MD awarded the 2019 Society for Pediatric Radiology Presidential Award January 17, 2019

2018

  • Thomas Hope, MD is awarded the 2018 Prostate Cancer Foundations VAlor Challenge Award December 17, 2018 Stan Lee, recipient of the 2018 Cathy Garzio Award for Outstanding Campus Staff December 7, 2018
  • Jean Louie-Wong, recipient of the 2018 Richard Solitto, MD, Award for Outstanding Medical Center Support Personnel December 7, 2018
  • Leslie Kelly-Guerrero, RT recipient of the 2018 Lanna Lee Outstanding Technologist Award December 7, 2018
  • UCSF Benioff Children’s Hospital Oakland Named Among Nation’s Premier Hospitals in Annual Quality Survey December 6, 2018
  • Mark Kohli, MD is named honorable mention for the RADxx Advocate Award December 6, 2018
  • Soonmee Cha, MD accepts the Minnies Award for Best Radiologist Training Program at RSNA November 28, 2018
  • Nola Hylton, PhD awarded Honorary Fellow of the Society of Breast Imaging November 26, 2018
  • Caroline Jordan, PhD awarded winner of "Best Podium Presenter" at the 2018 UCSF Radiology Imaging Research Symposium November 14, 2018
  • Denis Beckford Vera, PhD  awarded winner of "Best Poster", at the 2018 UCSF Radiology Imaging Research Symposium  November 14, 2018
  • Chengcheng Zhu, PhD awardee of the 2018 Bruce Hasegawa Award at the 2018 UCSF Radiology Imaging Research Symposium November 14, 2018
  • Ronald L Arenson, MD recipient of the 2018 Gold Medal Award from The Academy for Radiology and Biomedical Imaging Research November 8, 2018
  • Thomas Hope, MD, recipient of the 2018 North American Neuroendocrine Tumor Society (NANETS) Theragnositic Investigator Grant (NTIG). October 30, 2018
  • David Poon, named Most Effective Radiology Administrator/Manager in the Minnies from Aunt Minnie October 24, 2018
  • Michael Weiner, MD awarded RF1 Grant,''Validation of Online methods to Predict and Monitor Cognitive Decline" October 16, 2018
  • Ramya Srinivasan, MD, Travis Henry, MD and Priyanka Jha, MD recipients of the Haile T. Debas Academy of Medical Educator’s Excellence in Teaching Award October 12, 2018 
  • Mary Bobel, recipient of the Outstanding Community Service Award from the Association of Administrators in Academic Radiology (AAARAD) October 9, 2018
  • Jacqueline Junn, MD placed 3rd in the 2018 Trainee Awards of the Electronic Educational Exhibit of the American Society of Head and Neck Radiology. September 29, 2018
  • Lynne Steinbach, MD recipient of the 2018 Founders Award from the International Skeletal Society September 25, 2018
  • Miles Conrad, MD, MPH winner of UCSF Surgical Innovations Shark Tank September 25, 2018
  • Javier Villanueva-Meyer, MD member of the 2018 John A. Watson Faculty Scholars and recipient of UCSF Dean's Diversity Fund of 2018 September 21, 2018
  • David Wilson, MD, PhD recipient of USAMRAA Grant and awarded $1 Million for his research September 4, 2018
  • UCSF ranked top hospital in California and Top Ten as reported by U.S. News & World Report August 13, 2018
  • UCSF Diagnostic Radiology Residency Program ranked #1 for the 5th consecutive year since the inception of ranking in 2014 August 6, 2018
  • Sabrina Ronen, PhD and Spencer Behr, MD named new Director and Associate Director of the Precision Imaging of Cancer and Therapy (PICT) program at UCSF July 17, 2018
  • U.S. News & World Report and Doximity ranks UCSF Radiology Residency at the TOP again July 16, 2018
  • Matthew Barkovich, MD, receives ASNR 2018 Outstanding Presentation and Trainee Awards June 29, 2018
  • Brian Trinh, MD, recipient of the 2018 Krevans Award for outstanding service as a first-year radiology resident at the Zuckerberg San Francisco General Hospital and Trauma Center June 27, 2018
  • Spencer Lake, MD recipient of the UCSF Health Exceptional Physician Award, nominated and selected based on exceptional service and demonstrating core values June 20, 2018
  • Loretta Strachowski, MD receives outstanding consultant award for the care of women at ZSFG from graduating chief residents of the Obstetrics, Gynecology & Reproductive Sciences Dept June 6, 2018
  • Karen Ordovas, MD appointed Chair of the American College of Radiology (ACR) Cardiovascular Research Committee and will become President of the Northern American Society of Cardiovascular Imaging in September June 1, 2018
  • Ashish Raj, PhD and Henry Van Brocklin, PhD are recipients of the 2018 Academy of Radiology Research Distinguished Investigator Award May 22, 2018
  • Thienkhai Vu, MD is the recipient of the 2018 Robert Lull Award for outstanding non-internal medicine consultant Zuckerberg San Francisco General May 22, 2018
  • Miles Conrad, MD received Osler Distinguished Teaching Award UCSF May 22, 2018
  • Steven Hetts, MD appointed by the Systemwide Faculty Senate to be the sole Faculty Representative to the UC Regents Health Services Committee for 2018-2020 May 9, 2018
  • Evan Calabrese, MD, PhD received the UCSF CTSI Spring 2018 Resident Research Funding Award May 8, 2018
  • Yelena Borodina, Amy Pradhan and Kathryn Wold-Murphy were selected for STAR Achievement awards for outstanding staffs from UCSF School of Medicine May 7, 2018
  • Javier Villanueva-Meyer, MD appointed to 2018 Class of John A. Watson Faculty Scholars April 27, 2018
  • Peter Chang, MD is receiving the Cornelius Dyke Memorial Award at the 2018 ASNR meeting April 10, 2018
  • Thomas Link, MD, PhD to be honored for 2017-2018 Long-Term Mentor Award to be awarded at the 2018 Inquiry Symposium and Awards Ceremony April 9, 2018
  • The Department of Radiology and Biomedical Imaging won the Child Life Services Play-Doh challenge by collecting and donating over 1,000 Play-Doh containers to the UCSF Benioff Children's Hospital April 4, 2018
  • Sharmila Majumdar, PhD and Valentina Pedoia, PhD received an NIH grant of $800K for two years entitled, "Deep Learning for Characterizing Knee Joint Degeneration Predicting Progression of Osteoarthritis and Total Knee Replacement” March 21, 2018
  • Heather Nichols, Project Manager receives the 2018 Chancellor Award for Exceptional University Service March 16, 2018
  • Zhen Jane Wang, MD, is the recipient of the Society of Abdominal Radiology (SAR) “Roscoe E. Miller Best Paper Award” March 14, 2018
  • Andrew Callen, MD, Neeta Kannan, MD and Lindsay Busby, MD have been invited to present a paper at ARRS as an education exhibit and have received a certificate of merit award February 26, 2018
  • Jesse Courtier, MD selected as SXSW Interactive Innovation Awards Finalists with Holographic Augmentation February 23, 2018
  • William Carson, MD received the Louis A. Gilula MD Mentor Award from the American Society of Spine Radiology February 20, 2018
  • Amie Lee, MD and Jessica Hayward, MD were selected for the competitive AUR/ARRS Clinical Educator Development Program for this year's ARRS meeting January 30, 2018
  • Mariam Aboian, MD, PhD, won the ACNM Ursula Mary Kocemba-Slosky, PhD Best ACNM Nuclear Medicine Research Abstract Award January 28, 2018

2017

  • Dr. Lynne Steinbach has been nominated and accepted as a Fellow into the American Association for Women Radiologists December 21, 2017
  • Radiology's Post-Award and Recharge Team awarded 2017 Service Award from Project Night Night for homeless children December 14, 2017
  • Kristian Goranov, RT recipient of the 2017 Lanna Lee Outstanding Radiologic Technologist Award  December 13, 2017
  • Terry Brosnan, Marcia Gardiner, Maria Pamatmat, recipients of the 2017 Cathy Garzio Award for Outstanding Campus Staff ​December 13, 2017
  • Marilyn Ching, recipient of the 2017 Richard Sollitto, MD, Award for Outstanding Medical Center Support Personnel December 13, 2017
  • Drs. Steven Hetts and Pratik Mukherjee honored with 2017 Distinguished Investigator Award at RSNA November 29, 2017
  • David Poon, Radiology Diagnostic Supervisor appointed to serve on the AAPM Task Force on Imaging Protocol Management System November 15, 2017
  • RSNA 2017 Student Travel Awardees: Sam Payabvash, MD, Cyrus Raji, MD, PhD, Vignesh Arasu , MD November 6, 2017
  • Dr. Robert Flavell was Awarded a UCSF Prostate Cancer Program New Directions in Prostate Cancer Research Award November 1, 2017
  • Dr. Michael Evans' lab was awarded a research grant from the Tuberous Sclerosis Alliance November 1, 2017
  • Dr. John MacKenzie, recipient of the 2016-2017 Maxine Papadakis Award for Faculty Professionalism and Respect at UCSF School of Medicine October 18, 2017
  • Mariam Oboian, MD, PhD recipient of ASNR 2017 Trainee Research Award in Neuroradiology October 10, 2017
  • Dr. Pavithra Viswanath receives a competitive UCSF Brain Tumor Spore Career Development Award October 1, 2017
  • Caroline Guglielmetti, PhD receives 2017 Bruce Hasegawa Award September 20, 2017
  • Myriam Chaumeil, PhD, received the David Mahoney Neuroimaging grant from the Dana Foundation September 13, 2017
  • UCSF radiology nurse of the month -  Pamela Yang, RN September 1, 2017
  • AuntMinnie named UCSF Radiology and Biomedical Imaging as one of the best radiologist training program August 24, 2017
  • UCSF Imaging awarded top 75 Radiology Blog August 23, 2017
  • Matthew Bucknor, MD awarded 2017 GE Radiology Research Academic Fellowship (GERRAF) August 8, 2017
  • UCSF radiology nurse of the month -  Anna Volfson, RN August 1, 2017
  • Dr. Donna Murray selected to receive the prestigious CTSI TL1 Fellowship Award, PRESCIENT, for 2017-18 July 27, 2017
  • Steven Hetts, MD, 2017 UCSF Health Exceptional Physician Award Winner July 17, 2017
  • Drs. Robert Flavell and Thomas Hope received the Prostate Cancer Foundation Young Investigator Award July 10, 2017
  • Steven Hetts, MD receives Young Clinician Award for Outstanding Contributions to HHT Care July 9, 2017
  • Susan Wall, MD - Radiology Award for Outstanding Faculty Mentoring June 16, 2017
  • Emma Webb, MD -  Medical Student Teaching Award June 16, 2017
  • Derk Purcell, MD - Outstanding Clinical Faculty Award June 16, 2017
  • Hari Trivedi, MD -  Margulis Society Resident Research Award June 16, 2017
  • Mark Wilson, MD -  Outstanding Alumni Award (given annually to an outstanding alumnus of the department) June 16, 2017
  • Rahul Desikan, MD - Outstanding Fellow/Clinical Instructor Teaching Award (residents select a fellow who gave outstanding effort in teaching) June 16, 2017
  • Spencer Behr, MD -  Hideyo Minagi Award (presented to outstanding teacher, selected by the senior residents) June 16, 2017
  • Zhixi Li, MD - Elmer Ng Award (presented to outstanding resident) June 16, 2017
  • Dr. Chloe Najac is awarded a prestigious American Brain Tumor Association Basic Research Fellowship June 1, 2017
  • Steven Hetts, MD, UCSF winner of the UC Entrepreneur contest for his lab's Chemofilter May 22, 2017
  • UCSF Diagnostic Radiology Residency Program is top program fourth year in a row in US Doximity Residency Navigator May 19, 2017
  • Thienkhai Vu, MD, received the 2017 Robert Lull Award by the Zuckerberg San Francisco General May 17, 2016
  • 7th Annual Faculty Research Lecture in Translational Science Awarded to Sarah Nelson, PhD by the Academic Senate May 10, 2017
  • Drs. Thomas Link, Nola Hylton, and David Saloner were inducted as fellows of the ISMRM at the 2017 annual meeting April 28, 2017
  • Dr. Yilun Koethe received Certificate of Merit for educational abstract from at the American Roentgen Ray Society Annual Meeting April 26, 2017
  • Dr. Dorothy Shum Gold Medal for Educational Exhibit American Roentgen Ray Society Annual Meeting April 26, 2017
  • Dr. Michael Evans' lab awarded the American Cancer Society Research Scholar Award April 4, 2017
  • Michael Corpuz, RT a Senior Radiologic Technologist in Radiology at the UCSF Orthopedic Institute, won the OI Service Excellence Award April 1, 2017
  • UCSF radiology nurse of the month -  Michael Wollslair, RN April 1, 2017
  • The RSNA recognizes the following faculty from the Deparment of Radiology and Biomedical Imaging for their contribution to the RSNA 2016 courses: James Barkovich, MD, Antonio Westphalen, MD, Benjamin Yeh, MD, Bonnie Joe, MD, Brett Elicker, MD, Christine Glastonbury, MBBS, Christopher Hess, MD, PhD, Judy Yee, MD, Karen Ordovas, MD, Lynne Steinbach, MD, Marc Kohli, MD, Michael Hope, MD, Nicholas Fidelman, MD, Ronald Zagoria, MD, Ruth Goldstein, MD, Tara Morgan, MD, Thomas Hope, MD, and Travis Henry, MD. March 31, 2017
  • UCSF Is Top Public Recipient of NIH Research Funding for 6th Consecutive Year March 27, 2017
  • Dr. Sharmila Majumdar awarded the Journal of Orthopedic Surgery Excellence in Translational Science Award March 16, 2017
  • Matthew Parker, PhD, Postdoctoral Fellow of Michael Evans' lab, is the recipient of a Department of Defense Prostate Cancer Research Program postdoctoral fellowship March 7, 2017
  • Dr. Flavell was awarded the 2017 Howard S. Stern research award by the Society of Abdominal Radiology March 3, 2017
  • Dr. Ron Arenson, recipient of the 2017 Holly Smith Award for Exceptional Service to the School of Medicine March 1, 2017
  • UCSF radiology nurse of the month -  Don Neumeier, RN March 1, 2017 
  • Robert Flavell, MD, PhD was awarded an American Cancer Society individual research grant February 8, 2017
  • Chiyo Uchida, RN, Named Inaugural Radiology Nurse of the Month January 23, 2017
  • Srikantan Nagarajan, PhD accepted as IEEE Fellow, one of the most prestigious honors of the IEEE January 1, 2017

2016

  • Drs. Thomas Link, Youngho Seo, and Duan Xu honored with 2016 Distinguished Investigator Award at RSNA November 29, 2016
  • Duygu Tosun-Turgut, PhD named one of two winners of 2016 Parkinson’s Progression Markers Initiative Data Challenge November 28, 2016
  • UCSF Radiology Resident, Adam Coy, MD, won the Golden Gate Half Marathon  November 16, 2016
  • Jeanne Laberge, M.D., FSIR awarded Gold Medal, the Society of Interventional Radiology's highest honor October 12, 2016
  • David Poon, RT, is just one of three recipients to receive ARRT's "I am the Gold Standard" award October 3, 2016
  • Ursula Heilmeier, MD, awarded 2016 Young Investigator Award by the American Society for Bone and Mineral Research (ASBMR) for work on Diabetic Bone disease Sept 18, 2016
  • UCSF Medical Center Ranked 7th Best Hospital in the U.S. for 2016-17 (US News & World Report):  Only Northern California Hospital to Rank in Top 10 Nationwide August 2, 2016
  • Dr. Christine Glastonbury appointed to the American Board of Radiology’s Diagnostic Radiology Maintenance of Certification Advisory Committee. June 20, 2016
  • Bill Dillon, MD - Radiology Award for Outstanding Faculty Mentoring June 17, 2016
  • Steven Hetts, MD, PhD - Medical Student Teaching Award June 17, 2016
  • Ramin Saket, MD - Outstanding Clinical Faculty Award June 17, 2016
  • Eric Ehman, MD, senior resident - RSNA Roentgen Research Award June 17, 2016
  • Kimberly Kallianos, MD and Yi Li, MD, Senior Residents -  Margulis Society Resident Research Award June 17, 2016
  • Jeanne M. LaBerge, MD - Outstanding Alumni Award (given annually to an outstanding alumnus of the department) June 17, 2016
  • Brett Mollard, MD - Outstanding Fellow/Clinical Instructor Teaching Award (residents select a fellow who gave outstanding effort in teaching) June 17, 2016
  • Jesse Courtier, MD - Hideyo Minagi Award (presented to an outstanding teacher, selected by the senior residents) June 17, 2016
  • Javier Villanueva-Meyer, MD, senior resident - Elmer Ng Award (presented to outstanding resident) June 17, 2016
  • Cindy Lee, MD was one of the 10 radiologists selected this year to participate in the RSNA/ASNR Comparative Effectiveness Research Training (CERT) Program. May 24, 2016
  • Ursula Heilmeier, MD recieved the ECTS 2016 New Investigator Award in Rome for her work on miRNAs in diabetic bone disease. May 18, 2016
  • Sujal Nanavati, MD, received the Robert Lull Award, granted annually by the ZSFG Department of Internal Medicine for the Hospital's Most Outstanding Consultant. May 17, 2016
  • International Society for Magnetic Resonance in Medicine Awards Sharmila Majumdar, PhD its 2016 Gold Medal. May 6, 2016
  • Sabrina Ronen, PhD, was presented with a Senior Fellowship of the Society Award at the ISMRM meeting. May 6, 2016
  • Susan O'Hara is a recipient of the 2016 Chancellor Award for Exceptional University Management, for her outstanding contributions to UCSF. April, 2016
  • Thomas Hope, MD has become the 2016 recipient of the SNMMI Marc Tetalman Award honoring the research accomplishments of a young investigator pursuing a career in nuclear medicine April, 2016
  • David Avrin has become the leader of the new ACGME fellowship in Clinical Informatics April, 2016
  • Daniel S. Chow Selected as AJNR’s Next Editorial Fellow April, 2016
  • Two graduates of our MSBI program were honored at the American Society of Functional NeuroRadiology meeting. Naeim Behrami had the best oral paper --  Microstructural Changes in Corpus Callosum Associated with Sub-concussive Head Impact Exposure in Youth Football - and Yi-Shi Chang had the best poster -  White Matter Microstructure is Associated with Auditory and Tactile Processing in Children With and Without Sensory Processing Disorder. Both graduates are pursuing doctoral programs. March, 2016
  • Elissa Price, MD has been elected to Society of Breast Imaging Fellowship and will be inducted this April at the SBI/ACR Breast Imaging Symposium.
  • Christine Glastonbury MBBS is an elected office holder in American Society of Neuroradiology (ASNR) March 23, 2016
  • Ronald Arenson, MD accepts honorary membership in the European Society of Radiology at their 2016 annual meeting, the European Congress of Radiology opening ceremony in Vienna, Austria March 3, 2016
  • Brett Elicker, MD, Travis Henry, MD, Elliott Sherr, MD, PhD, Pratik Mukharjee, MD, PhD, and Srikantan Nagarajan, PhD, were recognized by the Marcus Program in Precision Medicine Innovation February 29, 2016
  • Dr. Michael Evans' lab awarded team science award from UCSF to support new PET scan in lymphoma February 11, 2016
  • Charles Truillet, PhD, was awarded a postdoctoral fellowship from the Department of Defense Prostate Cancer Research Program February 11, 2016
  • Michael Evans, PhD article recognized as "Editor's Choice" in Molecular Pharmaceutics - American Chemical Society January 4, 2016

2015

  • The Department of Radiology & Biomedical Imaging at UCSF tops the Twitter account activities amongst academic radiology departments nationwide. May 14, 2015
  • Lynne Steinbach, MD is currently president of International Skeletal Society January 1, 2015
  • Wyatt Tellis, MD and Marc Kohli, MD, SIIM (Society for Imaging Infomatics In Medicine) Board of Directors, 2015-2016 January 1, 2015
  • RSNA 2015 Distinguished Investigator Award: Xiaojuan Li, PhD, Rebecca Smith-Bindman, MD, and Benjamin Yeh, MD

2014

  • RSNA (Radiology Society of North America) announces Ronald L. Arenson, M.D., FACR, as president of the Radiological Society of North America (RSNA) November 1, 2014
  • Sarah Nelson, PhD, John Kurhanewicz, PhD and Dan Vigneron, PhD, received their 2014 World Molecular Imaging award January 1, 2014