Education

The Bay Area Community Of Bay area RAdionuclide imagers (COBRA) meeting returned this year and was hosted at UC Davis on May 25, 2022.
Last month, Preeti Sukerkar, MD, PhD and Hailey Choi, MD attended the Clinical Educator Development Program (CEDP) hosted by the American Roentgen Ray Society (ARRS).
Radiologic technologists (RTs) are health care professionals who perform diagnostic imaging procedures, such as X-ray exams, MRI, and CT scans.
Both clinical radiologists who specialize in breast imaging and radiologists who have general diagnostic clinical duties are invited to attend the Breast Imaging Update at the Fairmont Orchid on the Big Island of Hawaii from March 5 through 11, 2022, hosted by the UCSF Radiology Continuing Medical Education (CME) Program.
Get a comprehensive state-of-the-art update on clinically relevant topics in neuroradiology and musculoskeletal imaging set against a beautiful backdrop - the Fairmont Orchid on the Big Island of Hawaii.
Andrew Mogga, MD candidate (’24) at Albany Medical College, was a member of the 2021 RIDR cohort, the Research Initiative to promote Diversity in Radiology.
The UCSF Radiology Continuing Medical Education (CME) Program is pleased to announce we are returning to one of our favorite places - The Fairmont Orchid on the Big Island of Hawaii for our UCSF Body Imaging: Abdominal & Thoracic CME course.
At UC San Francisco, the Bridges Curriculum educates UCSF medical students to prepare and excel as physician leaders to transform 21st century health care.
“It is critical that we bring people with diverse perspectives and backgrounds into medicine.
The UCSF Radiology Continuing Medical Education (CME) Program is pleased to announce the return of in-person CME courses.
The mission at UC San Francisco is to advance health worldwide through preeminent biomedical research, graduate-level education in the life sciences and health professions, and excellence in patient care.
UCSF Radiology residents are the faces of the future of radiology.
At the UC San Francisco Department of Radiology and Biomedical Imaging, we’ve continued our tradition of offering continuing medical education (CME) courses virtually live and on-demand for self-study to keep people safe during the COVID-19 pandemic and public health crisis.
We asked Kirti Magudia, MD, PhD, 2020-21 abdominal imaging/ultrasound fellow and 2019-20 T32 trainee and Tyler Gleason, MD, radiology resident, class of 2021 and 2020-21 T32 trainee, several questions about their experiences as T32 fellows at UCSF Radiology.
Commencement 2021 was held on June 11, 2021, with a virtual ceremony.
Jae Ho Sohn, MD, MS is a 2020-21 cardiothoracic fellow and 2019-20 T32 trainee  and Evan Calabrese, MD, PhD is a chief radiology resident, class of 2021 and 2020-21 T32 trainee.
Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, continuing medical education (CME) courses have moved online, providing a flexible, user-friendly way for learners to follow and comply with COVID-19 travel restrictions, keep up with CME requirements and still learn from top radiology experts.
During challenging times, organizations like the Association of University Radiologists (AUR) encourage faculty and trainees to share and commemorate experiences.
January is National Mentoring Month.
Virtual continuing medical education (CME) courses provide a flexible, user-friendly way for learners with limited time to follow and comply with COVID-19 travel restrictions, keep up with CME requirements and still learn from top radiology experts.
Last week, the Radiological Society of North America (RSNA) held their annual meeting completely virtually.
This year’s Radiological Society of North America (RSNA) Annual Meeting is being held virtually.
The 17th Annual Imaging Research Symposium was held virtually for the first time on Wednesday, October 14, 2020.
After a long and storied career with UCSF, David Avrin, MD, PhD will be retiring effective October 2, 2020.
For many radiology residents, a radiology fellowship is the next step after finishing a four-year residency program.
The commitment to supporting women in science and medicine continues to grow, especially here at UC San Francisco and across the entire University of California (UC) system.
We live in an interconnected world, and as such, there is a goal in the medical world to address global health disparities.
For new physicians, choosing a medical residency is one of the most important decisions they will make in their professional lives.
Tatiana Kelil, MD, has been selected as a John A.
Commencement 2020 was held on June 5, 2020 with a virtual ceremony.
June is Alumni Month at UC San Francisco.
As we close out the 2019-20 academic year, it’s a great time here at the UC San Francisco Department of Radiology and Biomedical Imaging to celebrate graduates and also see the results from our four T32 scholars.
The UC San Francisco Department of Radiology and Biomedical Imaging would like to congratulate and recognize Andreas Rauschecker, MD, PhD, clinical fellow, on receiving the 2019-2020 UCSF Inquiry Curriculum Long-Term Mentor Award.
The UC San Francisco Department of Radiology and Biomedical Imaging would like to congratulate K.
Ravi Chachad, MS is a research associate in the Musculoskeletal Magnetic Resonance Imaging Lab, also known as the Krug Lab.
On September 25, 2019, the UCSF Center for Faculty Educators hosted their 19th Annual Celebration of New Members for the Haile T.
The UC San Francisco Department of Radiology and Biomedical Imaging's 16th Annual Imaging Research Symposium showcased the department's current and ongoing research.
The UC San Francisco Department of Radiology and Biomedical Imaging is looking forward to our 16th Annual Imaging Research Symposium on Tuesday, October 8, 2019.
This year marked the 19th year that the Margulis Society, the UC San Francisco Department of Radiology and Biomedical Imaging's alumni organization, hosted a career evening for residents and fellows.
The following article was written by Soonmee Cha, MD, professor in residence of Radiology and Neurological Surgery, vice chair of Education, Diagnostic Radiology residency program director and Integrated Interventional Radiology residency associate program director.
The UC San Francisco Department of Radiology and Biomedical Imaging is delighted to announce the selection of Melinda Parangan-Chu as Director of Education.
Matthew Bucknor, MD, has been appointed as the inaugural associate chair for wellbeing and professional climate in the UC San Francisco Department of Radiology and Biomedical Imaging.
The UC San Francisco Department of Radiology and Biomedical Imaging was pleased to recognize the following individuals with awards at commencement on June 7, 2019: The Medical Student Teaching Award Recipient: Vishal Kumar, MD, assistant professor of Clinical Radiology, Interventional Radiology Section, UCSF Radiology and Biomedical Imaging Presented to a teacher demonstrating excellence in teaching UCSF medical students for the Department of Radiology and Biomedical Imaging.
Radiology research is a vehicle that drives scientific and technological progress in the field.
The cancer burden in sub-Saharan Africa is growing.
The Precision Imaging of Cancer & Therapy (PICT) Program has announced the date, time and location of their Annual Retreat.
The following article was written by Soonmee Cha, MD, professor in residence of Radiology and Neurological Surgery, vice chair of Education and Diagnostic Radiology residency program director.
The following article was written by Soonmee Cha, MD, professor in residence of Radiology and Neurological Surgery, vice chair of Education and Diagnostic Radiology residency program director.
Over half the world’s population lacks access to basic health services, according to the World Health Organization and World Bank.
A technology platform that enables live virtual radiology lectures for international radiology residents is among the first grant recipients of  “Inspire-Innovate-Invest, The Campaign for Funding Radiology's Future®.
I was fortunate to be named the 2014 ASNR Outreach Professor for Mumbai, India, a position which allowed me the opportunity to travel across the world to lecture, perform case reviews and speak at the Indian Radiological & Imaging Association annual meeting.

COBRA Community Connects Nuclear Imaging Investigators in the Bay Area

The Bay Area Community Of Bay area RAdionuclide imagers (COBRA) meeting returned this year and was hosted at UC Davis on May 25, 2022. COBRA, originally conceived in 2006 by the late Bruce Hasegawa, PhD - brilliant investigator, educator and mentor at UCSF – and Ling Shao.

UCSF Radiology Faculty Participate in the ARRS CEDP Program

Preeti Sukerkar, MD, PhD and Hailey Choi, MD attended the Clinical Educator Development Program (CEDP) hosted by the American Roentgen Ray Society (ARRS). They were chosen from a nationwide pool of applicants. 

UCSF Radiologic Technologists Help Advance the Profession Through Teaching

The UCSF Radiology contribution to Bay Area technologist training programs includes participation as leaders in classes on anatomy and positioning, training on physics and equipment, intermediate and advanced imaging procedures, and coordination of clinical education. 

Get Up To Date on Clinically Relevant Topics in Breast Imaging with UCSF Radiology CME

Both clinical radiologists who specialize in breast imaging and radiologists who have general diagnostic clinical duties are invited to attend the Breast Imaging Update at the Fairmont Orchid on the Big Island of Hawaii.  

Get a State-of-the-Art Update on Neuroradiology and Musculoskeletal Imaging with UCSF Radiology CME

Get a comprehensive state-of-the-art update on clinically relevant topics in neuroradiology and musculoskeletal imaging set against a beautiful backdrop - the Fairmont Orchid on the Big Island of Hawaii. Join the UCSF Radiology Continuing Medical Education (CME) Program for the UCSF Neuro and Musculoskeletal Imaging Update. 

Andrew Mogga, MD Candidate, Shares His Summer RIDR Experience at UCSF Radiology

Andrew Mogga, MD candidate ('24) at Albany Medical College, was a member of the 2021 RIDR cohort, the Research Initiative to promote Diversity in Radiology. Hear more about his experience.

UCSF Radiology CME Returns to Hawaii in 2022

The UCSF Radiology Continuing Medical Education (CME) Program is pleased to announce we are returning to one of our favorite places - The Fairmont Orchid on the Big Island of Hawaii  for our UCSF Body Imaging: Abdominal & Thoracic CME course. 

UCSF Radiology Faculty are Part of the School of Medicine Coaching Program

Miles Conrad, MD, MPH and Preeti Sukerkar, MD, PhD are coaches in the UCSF Bridges program, a curriculum that educates UCSF medical students to prepare and excel as physician leaders to transform 21st century health care.

The RIDR Program: Providing Early Career Opportunities for Historically Underrepresented Student Groups

Now in its 5th year, the RIDR program provides an opportunity for high school, college, and medical students, from groups that are historically underrepresented in Radiology or disadvantaged, to participate in basic science, translational, or clinical radiology research projects for eight weeks during their summer break. The department is seeking crowdfunding to support the 2022 class of RIDR students.

UCSF Radiology CME Returns to In-Person Learning on Nevis

UCSF Radiology CME returns to in-person courses in December with a UCSF Imaging Update in Nevis featuring a fantastic group of lectures. Read more about the course and hear from Brett Elicker, MD, course director.

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