Body Imaging Fellowship
Active Fellowship Dates: July 1, 2014–15
Available opening for body cross sectional imaging for 2013–14.
The fellowship in Body Imaging is designed to provide advanced training in computed tomography, ultrasound, and magnetic resonance imaging.
Length of Program:
12 months with potential for elective time and research.
The successful candidate must have American Board of Radiology eligibility or certification, USA citizenship, J1 visa or a permanent resident visa, and be able ot obtain a Texas Medical License.
Two positions are available for July 1, 2014–15.
Applications and Appointment to Interview:
- Application form
- Curriculum Vitae
- A brief Personal Statement on why you're interested in a Body Imaging Fellowship
- Passport size photo
- Three letters of recommendation, including one from the residency Program Director
The fellowship provides an integrated experience in abdominal, pelvic, obstetrical, vascular, neonatal and pediatric ultrasound; magnetic resonance imagingincluding cardiac, body, musculoskeletal, vascular, and fetal; all aspects of computed tomography of the body including virtual colonography and coronary artery screening. Dedicated rotations through Ultrasound, Computerized Tomography and Magnetic Resonance Imaging sections are provided. The patient population includes high-risk obstetric patients, cardiac, trauma, renal and liver transplant patients, as well as general medical, surgical and pediatric patients.
Facilities, Faculty, and Equipment
Facilities include the Radiology departments at Memorial Hermann-Texas Medical Center (TMC), a 600-bed tertiary care center with level I trauma; the Lyndon B. Johnson General Hospital, a 300-bed primary care center; and several outpatient imaging centers. These institutions are the primary teaching hospitals for the The University of Texas Medical School at Houston. There are dedicated faculty members in the Imaging sections, all of whom are fellowship trained and have extensive skills and experience in their subspecialty areas. The facilities are equipped with state-of-the-art equipment including:
Larry A. Kramer, M.D.
Professor of Radiology
Chief of Body MRI
Director Body Imaging Fellowship Program
Application and Information Contact
Body MRI Fellowship Program Coordinator
6431 Fannin Street, MSB 2.100
Houston, Texas 77030