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2508, 2022

Dr. Green awarded Diversity Career Development Award by Health Equity Pilot Project

August 25th, 2022|

Department of Radiology is pleased to announce that Dr. Lauren Green is the 2022 recipient of the Diversity Career Development Award from the Faculty Subcommittee of HEPP (Health Equity Pilot Project). Dr Green is receiving this award for her research entitled, “Identifying Lesser-Known Barriers to Breast Care and Video Intervention to Improve Compliance.” The Faculty & Staff Development Committee of HEPP seeks proposals from Black, LatinX, or Native American/Pacific Islander University of Illinois College of [...]

505, 2022

Drs. Niemeyer and Elkadragy awarded Pilot Grants from SIR

May 5th, 2022|

The Department of Radiology at the University of Illinois College of Medicine is pleased to announce that Drs. Matthew Niemeyer and Lobna Elkadragy are both repients of Pilot Grants from the Society of Interventional Radiology (SIR) Foundation. SIR Foundation has a goal to have diverse perspectives in interventional radiology, and funds basic science, translational science, and clinical research projects. There are fewer than five to ten Pilot Research grants administered per year for interventional radiology [...]

1404, 2022

Dr. Shah and Dr. Gaba Receive Awards from JVIR

April 14th, 2022|

The UI Health Department of Radiology is pleased to announce that Dr. Ketan Shah and Dr. Ron Gaba have earned awards from the Journal of Vascular and Interventional Radiology (JVIR). Dr. Shah along with his co-authors will receive a Distinguished Clinical Study award from JVIR for their article “Combined transjugular intrahepatic portosystemic shunt plus variceal obliteration versus transjugular intrahepatic shunt alone for the management of gastric varices: comparative single-center outcomes.” The article is one of [...]

1204, 2022

Dr. Thomas M. Anderson of UIC elected to Chair the Illinois State Medical Society’s (ISMS) Board of Trustees

April 12th, 2022|

CHICAGO – Thomas M. Anderson, M.D., Chicago, was elected to Chair the Illinois State Medical Society’s (ISMS) Board of Trustees during its recent Annual Meeting. Dr. Anderson is board-certified in diagnostic radiology and nuclear medicine, with subspecialty certification in pediatric radiology and neuroradiology. He serves on the medical staff at the University of Illinois Hospital and Health Sciences System. Dr. Anderson has an academic appointment as Professor of Clinical Radiology at the University of Illinois [...]

2302, 2022

UI Health Radiologists Recognized by Castle Connolly Top Doctors for 2022

February 23rd, 2022|

The UI Health Department of Radiology is pleased to announce that five of our doctors were named to the Castle Connolly Top Doctors list of 2022. Those physicians honored are: Dr. Charles E. Ray, Dr. Erin Neuschler, Dr. Michael Bresler, Dr. James Bui and Dr. Keith Thulborn. Together, these physicians represent several specialties and services in the field of radiology that are performed in our department such as interventional radiology, breast imaging, body and musculoskeletal [...]

402, 2022

Dr. Charles Ray Appointed as Chief Executive Officer for Strategic Alignment for UI Health

February 4th, 2022|

As mentioned in the December 2021 issue of Roundup, the monthly newsletter for UI Health, UI Health has been facing a great many changes and expansions as of late. With an ever-growing patient volume due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the opening of two new facilities on the horizon, and the impending retirement of several members of senior staff, the need for new leadership has been evident. As such, UI Health has appointed several staff members [...]

402, 2022

University of Illinois College of Medicine Selects Dr. Ron Gaba to be New Assistant Dean for Joint Degree Programs and Student Research

February 4th, 2022|

The UI Health Department of Radiology is pleased to announce that Dr. Ron C. Gaba, MD, MS has been appointed to the position of Assistant Dean in the University of Illinois College of Medicine and will be overseeing the college’s many dual-degree offerings. These programs include but are not limited to the MD/MBA, MD/MPH, and MD/MS in Bioengineering programs. In addition, Dr. Gaba will retain his position in the College of Medicine as the Director [...]

302, 2022

Dr. Joe Zhou named Fellow by American Association of Physicists in Medicine

February 3rd, 2022|

The UI Health Department of Radiology is pleased to announce that Dr. Xiaohong Joe Zhou, PhD, DABR, DABMP was recently named a fellow by the American Association of Physicists in Medicine (AAPM). Dr. Xiaohong Joe Zhou currently serves as a professor of radiology, neurosurgery and biomedical engineering at the University of Illinois at Chicago and Chief Medical Physicist at UI Health. The American Association of Physicists in Medicine's mission statement is to aim for the [...]

2211, 2021

Dr. Anil Rao Named Fellow of the American College of Radiology

November 22nd, 2021|

The University of Illinois Hospital Department of Radiology is proud to announce that Dr. Anil Rao has been named a fellow of the American College of Radiology (ACR)! Dr. Anil Rao has proved his commitment to both his patients and improving the human condition through his tireless research efforts and passing on what he has learned to his residents. With an impressive list of prior fellowships to his name, including fellowships in diagnostic radiology, pediatric [...]

608, 2021

Always Learning, Always Growing: UIC Radiology Congratulates Outstanding Faculty on Recent Academic Promotions

August 6th, 2021|

The University of Illinois at Chicago Department of Radiology is home to several physicians and faculty that are always striving for self-improvement and to better educate the doctors of tomorrow. We are always happy to congratulate the successes of these esteemed members of our community. We would like to recognize three individuals in particular in their recent academic promotions: Dr. Burce Ozgen, Dr. Lauren Green and Dr. Erin Neuschler! Dr. Burce Ozgen has been a [...]

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