The Department of Radiology at the University of South Alabama in Mobile, AL, is committed to excellence in patient care, teaching and research.
The Department prides itself on cutting edge studies in all modalities of diagnostic and interventional imaging. The Department has established an extensive teleradiology network. Our highly skilled faculty have trained at premier institutions across the United States. A number of faculty members have served or currently serve in national organizations and have produced many original journal publications, reviews and texts.
All faculty participate in the USA College of Medicine's teaching mission and the ACGME-accredited USA Radiology Residency Program. The Department serves the USA Medical Center, Children's & Women's Hospital, and the USA Mitchell Cancer Institute as well as their affiliated out-patient centers. The Department also serves the needs of the USA College of Medicine and the USA College of Allied Health by training medical students and radiologic technology students.
Dr. Gupta to Present at the Radiology Society of North America
November 6, 2014 - Dr. Shikha Gupta will be presenting an interactive session on December 2, 2014, at the annual forum of the Radiologic Society of North America in Chicago, IL. The presentation, "Case-based Review of Nuclear Medicine: PET/CT Workshop - Cancers of the Abdomen and Pelvis", includes audience response and is in conjunction with the Society of Nuclear Medicine and Molecular Imaging (SNMMI). Dr. Gupta will discuss the role of PET/CT in the evaluation, staging and follow up of common gastrointestinal and gynecologic malignancies, including the role of PET/CT in assessment of response to therapy. Also, she will present information on the role of PET/CT in evaluation of select renal and prostate malignancies, the limitations of PET imaging in evaluating certain conditions like malignant ascites, peritoneal and omental metastasis as well as the importance of careful evaluation of CT findings in addition to the FDG PET image.
From the RSNA: "The Radiological Society of North America (RSNA®) is an international society of radiologists, medical physicists and other medical professionals with more than 54,000 members from 136 countries across the globe. RSNA hosts the world’s premier radiology forum, drawing approximately 55,000 attendees annually to McCormick Place in Chicago, and publishes two top peer-reviewed journals: Radiology, the highest-impact scientific journal in the field, and RadioGraphics, the only journal dedicated to continuing education in radiology."
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University of South Alabama Health System ♦ Department of Radiology
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