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    Cutting-edge research in imaging science

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    The Women in Radiology group shares pink ribbons to promote breast cancer awareness

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    Advanced nuclear medicine procedures detect and treat diseases

  • Medical Imaging Residents 2021

    Medical Imaging residents on campus following University closure 2021

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    Comprehensive and compassionate care for all pediatric patients

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    State-of-the-art breast screening and diagnostic testing

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    Interventional and Diagnostic Radiology Residency programs

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The Department of Medical Imaging is a vital part of the College of Medicine-Tucson. Our team proudly celebrates the University's greatest asset of diversity and champions an inclusive climate. We understand that diversity in experiences and perspectives is vital to advance innovation, critical thinking and complex problem solving. Our Diversity Equity and Inclusion committee proudly collaborates with the College of Medicine - Tucson Office of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion

Department Chair and Professor
Department of Medical Imaging
University of Arizona


Department News

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Dr. Berndt Schmit featured in NPR Arizona Science Interview

Berndt Schmit, MD, MBOE, Service Chief of Emergency Radiology, was interviewed by Arizona Public Media to discuss VistaScan, a company he is affiliated with which aims to make ultrasound technology affordable and accessible.

Congratulations Elena Violari, MD, RPVI

We are proud to announce that Elena Violari, MD, RPVI, has achieved Registered Physician in Vascular Interpretation (RPVI) certification.

Dr. Maria Altbach Honored

Dr. Maria Altbach was honored during a recent faculty meeting for her dedication and contributions over five years as Vice Chair of Research.

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