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Michael T. Nelson, M.D., FACR was chosen to receive the 2018 American College of Radiology (ACR) Foundation Global Humanitarian Award in the category of individual radiologist. Dr. Nelson’s work on improving health care in Tanzania through the Kilimanjaro Christian Medical Center, the Foundation for Cancer Care and the East Africa Medical Assistance Foundation played a large role in the decision.

On March 16, 2018, fourth-year medical students nationwide found out where they will spend their residencies. The University of Minnesota Department of Radiology fully matched, filling all 12 residency spots between the diagnostic radiology and interventional radiology programs.

Mpls.St.Paul Magazine released the 2018 edition of “Top Doctors: Rising Stars,” an annual list of up-and-coming physicians who are making a mark in their fields. This year, 69 doctors affiliated with University of Minnesota Physicians across 23 medical specialties were included in the list—including seven in the Department of Radiology: