Brill Named Emeritus Faculty Ahead of Retirement

Krystyna Barnard
June 3, 2019

Aaron Bertrand (Randy) Brill, M.D., Ph.D., has received the title of Research Professor of Radiology and Radiological Sciences, Emeritus. He was among 25 retiring faculty receiving emeritus or emerita faculty titles for their contributions during the 2019 Vanderbilt Commencement ceremony. 

Fischer Appointed Secondary Faculty in Radiology

Krystyna Barnard
May 31, 2019

Edward (Ted) Fischer, Ph.D., Cornelius Vanderbilt Professor of Anthropology, has been appointed secondary faculty in the Department of Radiology and Radiological Sciences. He also serves as Professor of Medicine, Health and Society, Professor of Management and Director for the Center for Latin American Studies. 

Schulman Receives Top Honor from Society for Pediatric Radiology

VUMC Reporter, Kelsey Herbers
May 2, 2019

Marta Hernanz-Schulman, M.D., Professor of Radiology and Radiological Sciences and Pediatrics, has received the 2019 Gold Medal from the Society for Pediatric Radiology (SPR) for her career-long contributions to the care of children through pediatric imaging services. The award is the society’s most distinguished honor and is given annually based on contributions to the SPR and to the welfare of pediatric patients.

Omary Named Co-recipient of Geoffrey David Chazen Award for Faculty

Krystyna Barnard
April 30, 2019

Radiology Professor and Chair Reed Omary, M.D., M.S., was named co-recipient of the Geoffrey David Chazen Award by the Vanderbilt Academy for Excellence in Education this week. He shares the award with colleague Matthew Walker, III, Ph.D., Associate Professor of the Practice of Biomedical Engineering and Radiology, for their contributions to the design and implementation of innovation in medical education at Vanderbilt University School of Medicine.

VUMC Reporter: Radiology ‘nighthawks’ provide 24/7 ED coverage

Kelsey Herbers
April 11, 2019

Vanderbilt University Medical Center’s Department of Radiology and Radiological Sciences employs six full-time emergency radiology “nighthawks” — housed directly within the Emergency Department…— who provide continuous coverage for Vanderbilt University Adult Hospital and Monroe Carell Jr. Children’s Hospital at Vanderbilt.