Park BreastThe UAB Department of Radiology has appointed Dr. Jeong Mi Park as the breast imaging section chief. Dr. Park is a professor of Radiology and has served as the interim chief since April 2020.

Jeong Mi Park, M.D., FSBI, received her medical degree from Seoul National University College of Medicine where she also completed her residency in diagnostic radiology. Subsequently, she completed angiointerventional and pediatric radiology fellowships prior to completing a breast imaging fellowship at MD Anderson Cancer Center in Houston, Texas. Before coming to UAB, Dr. Park served as director of the division of breast imaging at the University of Iowa and then the University of Illinois at Chicago. Dr. Park joined the faculty in the department of radiology at UAB in July 2018.

Dr. Park has received numerous awards and honors including being named Mentor of the Year by the Asan Medical Center Department of Radiology. She has contributed to over 170 national plenary presentations, workshops, institutional conferences, grand rounds, and journal clubs. She also has over 100 publications.

The department looks forward to the continued success of the breast imaging section with Dr. Park as section chief.