We have recently received approval to expand our program to 10 residents from its current allotment of 9. Therefore a PGY-2/R1 Diagnostic Radiology residency position is available for July 2019 start date for competitive and qualified candidates. Prerequisites include successful completion of PGY-1 training year at an ACGME accredited training program for intern year. If […]
Multidector Row computed tomography in Maxillofacial Imaging Gohel A1, Oda M2, Katkar AS3, Sakai O4. Abstract Multidetector row CT (MDCT) offers superior soft tissue characterization and is useful for diagnosis of odontogenic and nonodontogenic cysts and tumors, fibro-osseous lesions, inflammatory, malignancy, metastatic lesions, developmental abnormalities, and maxillofacial trauma. The rapid advances in MDCT technology, including perfusion CT, dual-energy […]
It is with profound sadness and grief that we write to share the news of the loss of a member of our BU Radiology family. Dr. Marina Bernal Fernandez, third year radiology resident, passed away on June 22nd after an unexpected and brief illness. After completing her undergraduate studies at the University of Pennsylvania, and […]
Carlos Arellano, Senior Administrative Director of Otolaryngology and Radiology, is a recipient of the BMC’s Be Exceptional Award in Growth. Winners of this award demonstrate exceptional performance and dedication to fulfilling BMC’s mission and QUEST goals. These individuals also demonstrate initiative, teamwork, competence and embody BMC’s values of RESPECT.
Ali Guermazi, MD, PhD, professor and vice chairman of academic affairs is the recipient of Osteoarthritis Research Society International (OARSI) Clinical Research Award for his outstanding work in the field of imaging. He is the first radiologist to receive this honor. His research interests include musculoskeletal diseases and in particular identifying structural risk factors for […]
Dr. David Bates is interviewed by RadioGraphics editor Dr. Jeffrey Klein on how Radiology addresses the issue of the opioid epidemic. The interview references the article published in RadioGraphics titled “Acute Radiologic Manifestations of America’s Opioid Epidemic” which was co-authored by several BU Radiologists.
The article titled “Craniofacial Manifestations of Systemic Disorders: CT and MR Imaging Findings and Imaging Approach” discusses imaging approaches for early detection of various systemic diseases or conditions that affect the maxillofacial bones. https://pubs.rsna.org/doi/pdf/10.1148/rg.2018170145
The Ignition Awards granted by BU’s Technology Development Office validates early-stage technologies that demonstrate commercial, medical, and/or societal impact. Dr. Anderson’s research project titled “Engineering materials toward imaging enhancement and clinical applications” aims to improve magnetic resonance imaging methodology.” Technology Development announces 2018 Ignition Award recipients
Dr. Lee Goldstein, Associate Professor of Psychiatry and research partner with Radiology, has been cited by several major news outlets for his relevant research into CTE. Original Publication in Brain: A Journal of Neurology – https://academic.oup.com/brain/article/141/2/422/4815697 Links to News Coverage: BU Today http://www.bu.edu/today/2018/cte-caused-by-head-injuries/ 60 Minutes https://www.cbsnews.com/videos/disinformation-warfare-predicting-murder-impact/ ABC News http://abcnews.go.com/GMA/video/study-sheds-light-threat-head-injuries-youth-athletes-52460528 National Public Radio (NPR) https://www.npr.org/sections/health-shots/2018/01/18/578355877/repeated-head-hits-not-concussions-may-be-behind-a-type-of-chronic-brain-damage […]
Nine members of our department participated as visiting lecturers in Madrid at the “MRI Pitfalls and artifacts” course on February 1-2, 2018. This course was directed by Dr. Antonio Luna and Dr. Javier Alarcón from Spain and Dr. Ali Guermazi. Avanzadas Course Madrid