A Team Approach

A few years ago, our Chair of Informatics, Dr. Alex Towbin, introduced an upgrade to our imaging software that would allow the radiologists in our department to rapidly communicate with one another while reviewing patient images. I didn’t quite understand › Continue Reading

Here is the second half of our Radiology Clinical Fellows, Class of 2020. Dr. Joshua “Josh” Wermers comes to us from Aurora, Colorado. He attended medical school at Rocky Vista University College of Osteopathic Medicine in Parker, Colorado, and completed › Continue Reading

We have seven new Radiology Clinical Fellows this year. I can still remember our former 2019 Fellows; the year does goes by fast when you’re working hard and enjoying your work at the same time. Let’s begin with our first › Continue Reading

Please welcome our two new Radiography/Fluoroscopy Technologists, Courtney Beck and Nicole Moorman. Both started work in our Radiology Department this July. “Hello! My name is Courtney Beck. I am originally from Minster, Ohio. I went to school for radiology at Sinclair Community College in › Continue Reading

Welcome, Myra Saeed!

Cincinnati Children’s offers a one-year Administrative Fellowship program, which offers participants the opportunity to develop an understanding of the administration and operations of a leading pediatric medical center, as well as practical experience relevant to a fellow’s field of study/work. › Continue Reading

The Cares Crusader Award is given to the ASR that consistently demonstrates the Care Promise behaviors in their daily words and actions – Makes a Difference, Work as a Team, Respect Everyone & Tell the Truth. Mikayla was recognized by › Continue Reading

Two new employees have joined our ranks. Please welcome Emily Augustin and Kevin Quinn. Emily is our new reading room assistant and Kevin is our new Radiology practitioner assistant. Hello! My name is Emily Augustin. I was born and raised › Continue Reading

Today in our ongoing video series of “Ask a Technologist,” we’ll visit the CT Division. Ms. Sara Smith, an advanced CT technologist, is our host. She gives us a tour around a CT scan room and answers several questions that › Continue Reading

Welcome Back!

Over the last six months or so, the MRI Division’s clinical patient population has been moved to different buildings, asked to walk across the street, and scanned within our research areas. This was all because of the potential construction disruptions › Continue Reading

Happy 4th of July!

Our Department of Radiology, at Cincinnati Children’s, would like to wish everyone a happy and safe 4th of July!

Everyone knows technology is always changing. That’s why we replace our cell phones every two years, right? Well, in an era filled to the brim with advanced electric technology, did you also know the technology in our clothes is evolving › Continue Reading

Nakiiya Sanders was the 2017-2018 Jean Turner Minority Scholarship winner. In this video Nakiiya was interviewed by our Education Compliance Coordinator, Becci Pryor. Nakiiya gives us her thanks and gratitude on how the scholarship helped in her career and education. › Continue Reading

This is the final part of our farewell to the class of 2019 clinical fellows. Awards were given to the clinical fellows, a neuroradiology fellow and a research fellow. Dr. Murat Kocaoglu was absent at the graduation dinner. He was › Continue Reading

On June 14, the Department of Radiology of Cincinnati Children’s celebrated the 69th Fellowship Class of 2019. Dr. Eric Crotty, Dr. Bill O’Brien and Dr. Andrew Trout presented the certificates of completion to the graduating fellows. Faculty, fellows and families › Continue Reading

We have four new Radiology Summer Research students beginning this month. Every summer the Radiology Department hires four second-year medical students from the University of Cincinnati Medical Center to aid our faculty in their research projects. Beginning from the left › Continue Reading

We have a new ultrasound sonographer! Meet Meredith Niese, who grew up in Maysville, Kentucky. She currently lives in Loveland, Ohio. Meredith graduated from the University of Cincinnati with a degree in marketing. It was during her college years that › Continue Reading

What is it? An MR or CT arthrogram is a special test your doctor may order to better evaluate the cause of joint symptoms. Contrast material is injected into a joint (hip, shoulder, wrist, elbow, etc.) The joint is then › Continue Reading

Interventional radiologists use imaging such as x-rays, CT scanning, MRI scanning and Ultrasound to guide needles and catheters (thin tubes) while performing minimally invasive procedures such as biopsies, angiograms, tumor ablations, and injections of medications or contrast.  Augmented reality is a › Continue Reading

Hello, everyone! My name is Ashton Lace Wilbur and I am very excited about beginning my career at Cincinnati Children’s. I am originally from Wellston, Ohio, but currently live in New Boston, Ohio. I have recently graduated from Shawnee State › Continue Reading

Earlier this month, Dr. Janet L. Strife passed away peacefully in Boulder, Colorado. She served as Radiologist-in-Chief at Cincinnati Children’s from 1992-2002. Her passion was to support, educate and promote young radiologists, especially women, as they trained to become pediatric › Continue Reading

Our medical writer, Gail Pyne-Geithman, knows a thing or two about the benefits of music in the workplace. Before joining Radiology in fall 2014, Gail and a colleague at the University of Cincinnati designed and implemented a senior-level course marrying › Continue Reading

Today we praise the men and women who sacrificed their lives in the name of our country. Their selfless devotion, outstanding courage, and honor should inspire us to make their sacrifice meaningful. -Department of Radioloy

My wife Krista and I knew early on that we wanted to be parents. While becoming a new dad has been one of the greatest joys and challenges of my life, I didn’t expect it to make me a better › Continue Reading

Dr. Janet L. Strife passed away Wednesday, May 8 in Boulder, Colorado, from complications of Parkinson’s disease. Dr. Strife spent her entire professional career (along with her nephrologist husband, Dr. Fred Strife) from 1978 to 2012 at Cincinnati Children’s, including › Continue Reading

What do x-rays of flowers look like?  We wanted to find out, so we brought a bouquet of flowers into our Radiology Department. Our bouquet contained sunflowers, lilies, and snapdragons. We took individual x-rays of each type of flower to see › Continue Reading