UW Radiology


December 30, 2015

2015 in review

WordPress.com prepared a 2015 annual report for this blog. Here’s an excerpt: A San Francisco cable car holds 60 people. This blog was viewed about 580 times in 2015. If it were a cable car, it would take about 10 trips to carry that many people. Click here to see the complete report.


December 24, 2015

UW Radiology Research Retreat

UW Radiology held a landmark faculty research retreat on September 30, 2015 at the lovely Graham visitor center at the Washington Arboretum. There were an astounding 71 Faculty attendees, including colleagues from other departments and the Vice Dean of Research and Education. After an intense but enjoyable day, several key priorities were identified, including new multidisciplinary…


December 21, 2015

UW and Tsinghua University form Joint Research Center

In conjunction with the UW Global Innovation Exchange (GIX) program, the Department of Radiology is proud to announce a new collaboration with the Center for Biomedical Imaging Research at Tsinghua University to explore forming a joint research center and other partnerships to develop medical imaging technology. In front, shaking hands after the signing of the…


Dr. Habib Rahbar awarded the 2015 RSNA Research Scholar Grant

Congratulations to Habib Rahbar, MD (Breast Imaging) on being awarded the 2015 RSNA Research Scholar Grant.  Dr. Rahbar will use this two-year award to investigate improving treatment outcomes of ductal carcinoma in situ of the breast with magnetic resonance imaging.


December 16, 2015

New This Week: 12/16/15

The Digital Doctor: Hope, Hype, and Harm at the Dawn of Medicine’s Computer Age Available on the Recently Returned shelf  


December 7, 2015

New This Week: 12/7/15

RCNA 53:4 Acute Abdomen (Gore and Miller, 2015) Available on The Clinics shelf Academic Radiology Vol 22 No. 12 AJR Vol. 205, No. 6 Available on the Serials shelf