Radiology and Medical Imaging Education

Radiology and Medical Imaging Education


UVA Radiology and Medical Imaging

Serving as a national model for excellence and collaboration, the Radiology & Medical Imaging program at the University of Virginia School of Medicine is considered one of the top educational programs in the country. Numerous faculty members are nationally and internationally known as leading authorities in their area of specialty, with widely recognized contributions to trainee education, clinical care, and leading edge imaging research.

We provide excellence and innovation in the care of patients, the training of health professionals, and the creation and sharing of health knowledge. Residents, fellows, and medical students gain clinical experience at the nationally-ranked University Medical Center, a 577-bed medical and surgical facility, outpatient clinics, a transitional care facility, affiliated hospitals and clinics, and the new state-of-the-art Emily Couric Cancer Center.

Subspecialty Divisions

The Radiology and Medical Imaging Department is organized into the Divisions of Angiography and Interventional Radiology, Body Imaging, Breast Imaging, Diagnostic and Interventional Neuroradiology, Medical Imaging Research, Musculoskeletal Imaging, Noninvasive Cardiovascular Imaging, Nuclear Medicine, and Pediatric Imaging.

Our Programs

Currently on staff are 47 full-time clinical faculty and 13 research faculty, all of whom are dedicated to educating and mentoring the next generation of top performing radiologists and medical students. On average, the Radiology and Medical Imaging Department has 40 residents and 25 fellows and instructors on staff. Our residency training program in Diagnostic Radiology is considered to be one of the best in the nation and admission to the program is highly competitive for the 10 resident positions offered each year. Fellowships are available in 7 radiology and imaging subspecialties. Our 4th year medical student elective in Diagnostic Radiology is the most popular elective in the School of Medicine.

We are a dynamic and growing Department with committed faculty, outstanding residents and fellows, highly skilled technical and administrative staff, and state-of-the art equipment. We take great pride in achieving excellence in clinical care, teaching, and research.


Vice-Chair of Education
Saher Sabri, MD
Interventional Radiology
Residency Program Director
Associate Professor

Medical Education Manager
Basia Nowakowski

P 434-982-0428 
Fx 434-924-8698


[For US Postal service delivery]

University of Virginia School of Medicine
Department of Radiology and Medical Imaging
Box 800170
Charlottesville, VA  22908

[Physical address (for all other forms of delivery)]

University of Virginia School of Medicine
Department of Radiology and Medical Imaging
1215 Lee Street
Charlottesville, VA  22908

The University of Virginia School of Medicine is accredited by The Liaison Committee on Medical Education (LCME).
The University of Virginia is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer; women, minorities, veterans and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply.

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