Body Imaging Fellowship - MD Anderson Cancer Center. Accepting applications for 2020-2021
The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center
July 5, 2018
Fellowship - Experienced
We are looking to fill our last 2 Body Imaging (Abdominal Imaging) fellowship positions at MD Anderson Cancer Center with energetic and enthusiastic residents.
The Diagnostic Radiology Body Imaging Fellowship is a 12 month training program. The program offers extensive experience in cross-sectional oncologic imaging that includes CT, MRI, ultrasound and PET/CT imaging. Fellows are given the opportunity to perform CT/US guided deep biopsy procedures, if they elect to. Fellows are provided 20% academic time. Fellows actively participate in multidisciplinary tumor board conferences.
An optional second year will be available in some cases for the trainee to pursue a more in-depth experience in oncologic imaging. This will enable the trainee to further explore research opportunities oncologic imaging. This is a more flexible, tailored program which may come with increased independence in the clinical areas.
The Department of Radiology provides a busy service with hundreds of scans every day and is equipped with State of the art equipment including:
Comprehensive Abdominal Imaging and Cancer Imaging training with emphasis on MRI, PET/CT, PET/MR, CT, Ultrasound, and with opportunity to do up to 3 electives in MSK, Neuro, Thoracic, IR, Breast Imaging, cardiac imaging and Women’s Imaging. Allows the fellows to ‘customize’ your experience for a career in academics or private practice.
Structured curriculum: weekly lectures, journal clubs, case conferences, multidisciplinary conferences
Top class and nationally recognized faculty with ample opportunities for research / publications / generous research and academic time.
Housed in the largest Medical Center in the World, TMC houses some top institutions which welcome our fellows for electives – choose from Methodist hospital, Texas Women’s Hospital, UT Medical School – Memorial Hermann Hospital, CHI-St. Luke’s Hospital, Texas Children’s Hospital. Ample opportunities to interact and network with other residents, fellows and faculty.
Housed in Houston , the fourth largest and one of the most cosmopolitan cities in the US, Culturally diverse and vibrant, good weather, close to beaches, Cheap housing and an economic powerhouse with job creation that beats national average… by a lot.
The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center is an equal employment opportunity employer.
If you have a question, please contact:
Raghu Vikram, MD Professor & Fellowship Program Director Department of Diagnostic Radiology The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, 1400 Pressler St.- Unit 1472 Houston, Texas 77030 E-mail:firstname.lastname@example.org
Interested applicants should submit by email the following; CV, USMLE transcript, Personal Statement, 3 LORS to: