UW Radiology


February 24, 2016

New This Week: 2/24/15

The Patient Revolution: How Big Data and Analytics Are Transforming the Health Care Experience (Tailor, 2016) Genitourinary Imaging: The Requisites, 3rd Edition ( Zagoria, Brady & Dyer, 2016) Available on the New Books Shelf


February 22, 2016

Radiation-Induced Breast Cancer Modeling Study Paper Published in Annals of Internal Medicine

Dr. Christoph Lee, associate professor at UW School of Medicine and radiologist at Seattle Cancer Care Alliance, Breast Imaging is an author on the recent article “Radiation-Induced Breast Cancer Incidence and Mortality From Digital Mammography Screening” published in the January 2016 issue of Annals of Internal Medicine. Exposure to ionizing radiation from repeated mammography examinations may…


February 17, 2016

Our bulletin board

I wanted to share a (far too low res) image of our library’s physical bulletin board outside the Templeton Library at RR 215-J, for our colleagues who may not spend a lot of time at the School of Medicine: I like to keep the selections on the bulletin board fresh, so please come take a…


February 16, 2016

New Resource: Handbook for Clinical Trials of Imaging and Image-Guided Interventions

The new Handbook for Clinical Trials of Imaging and Image-Guided Interventions aims to guide radiologists, radiation oncologists, and those involved in imaging research in designing and conducting clinical trials of imaging technologies and imaging biomarkers. It covers principles of technology assessment and specific topics such as clinical trials of therapy and clinical research in imaging…


February 10, 2016

Dr. Mossa-Basha Awarded GE Radiology Research Academic Fellowship

 Since 1992, GERRAF fellowships have been one of the most sought-after awards in academic radiology. I am proud to announce that one of our own faculty, Mahmud Mossa-Basha in Neuroradiology was awarded one of the 2015 awards. His project is “Diffusion Tensor Imaging of the Cervical Spinal Cord as a Prognostic Tool for Acute Cervical…


Dr. Jarvik Awarded Radiology Alliance for Health Services Research Achievement Award

Our own Dr. Jerry Jarvik was awarded the 2015 Radiology Alliance for Health Services Research (RAHSR) Achievement Award.  The RAHSR Awards Committee selects a distinguished researcher whom they feel has made outstanding contributions to health services research. This award is presented at the AUR Annual Awards Ceremony. The Association of University Radiologists (AUR) consists of over 3,000…


Dr. David Marcinek Receives Unsolicited Award of $60,000

Dr. Marcinek received an unsolicited award of $60,000 from the Glenn Foundation for Medical Research. Glenn Awards were initiated in 2007, to provide unsolicited funds to researchers investigating the biology of aging. Award recipients are selected from nominees provided by an anonymous scientific advisory committee. Applications are not accepted.


February 9, 2016

Templeton Radiology Library By The Numbers

This has been shared pretty widely within the department, but I thought I’d post this new infographic with anyone who’s missed it.  A short summary of the TRL’s holdings in visual form:


February 3, 2016

E-book update: 75 volumes and counting…

My predecessor made several posts about the process of adding e-books to the Templeton library collection.  Looking at what is happening across the Radiology field, it is evident that there is a strong desire to have books in electronic formats to maximize usability.  Looking five or ten years ahead, I see e-books playing a larger…


February 2, 2016

Emergency Radiology Exhibit Awarded RSNA Certificate of Merit

Drs. Gross, Sandstrom, Robinson, Lehnert, and Voelzke were awarded the RSNA Certificate of Merit for their exhibit So You Think You Can Grade – Renal Trauma.  Congratulations!