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Keynoter Grist speaks at annual event focused on research trainees and mentors

Keynoter Grist speaks at annual event focused on research trainees and mentors

 

Department's sixth Research Day featured record number of participants

Cardiothoracic chief Abbara named editor of new RSNA journal

Cardiothoracic chief Abbara named editor of new RSNA journal

 

Dr. Abbara will serve as the specialty publication's inaugural editor when it launches online in spring 2019.

Medical assistant Rand receives Regents' Outstanding Employee Award

Medical assistant Rand receives Regents' Outstanding Employee Award

 

The annual award program recognizes employees who have shown outstanding performance, innovation, enthusiasm and dedication in their job.

Pediatric radiology chief Rollins appointed Associate Dean of Clinical Research

Pediatric radiology chief Rollins appointed Associate Dean of Clinical Research

 

In her new role, Dr. Rollins will oversee the university's growing clinical research, in particular clinical trials at the university's hospitals and partner institutions.

MRI chief Pedrosa helps develop algorithm to bypass biopsy

MRI chief Pedrosa helps develop algorithm to bypass biopsy

 

The technical advance provides information on kidney cancer's nature and aggressiveness.

VIR chief Kalva administers first certifying exams for interventional radiology

VIR chief Kalva administers first certifying exams for interventional radiology

 

The Interventional Radiology/Diagnostic Radiology certificate is one of four primary certificates offered by the American Board of Radiology.

Neuroradiology chief Maldjian receives Distinguished Educator award from research academy

Neuroradiology chief Maldjian receives Distinguished Educator award from research academy

 

Recipients of the award have attained a level of research accomplishment that ranks within the top 10 percent of all academic radiology faculty

Radiologist Fetzer performs first contrast-enhanced ultrasound procedure at UT Southwestern

Radiologist Fetzer performs first contrast-enhanced ultrasound procedure at UT Southwestern

 

Contrast-enhanced ultrasound is considered a safe and effective troubleshooting procedure.

Researcher de Gracia Lux receives grant to study ultrasound gene delivery in blood cancers

Researcher de Gracia Lux receives grant to study ultrasound gene delivery in blood cancers

 

Dr. Caroline de Gracia Lux will investigate using ultrasound to genetically modify a patient’s cells to recognize and destroy cancer.

Postdoctoral researcher Davenport advocates for youth with head injuries

Postdoctoral researcher Davenport advocates for youth with head injuries

 

Dr. Elizabeth Davenport turned head-injury research into advocacy when she met with lawmakers on October 24.