Body MRI Fellowship


Active Fellowship Dates: July 2015 - June 2016

Goal:

The fellowship in Body MRI is designed to provide advanced training in magnetic resonance imaging of musculoskeletal, body, vascular, fetal, and cardiac applications.

Length of Program:

12 months of MRI with potential for elective time and research.

Qualifications:

The successful candidate must have American Board of Radiology eligibility or certification, USA citizenship, J1 visa or a permanent resident visa, and be able to obtain a Texas Medical License.

Positions Available:

Two positions are available for July 2015 - June 2016. Added position for July 2015 - 2016 now available.

Applications and Appointment to Interview:

Clinical Emphasis:

The fellowship provides up to 12 months of dedicated rotation in the Magnetic Resonance Imaging section. 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 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 UT Houston Medical School. 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:

Magnetic Resonance Imaging: Memorial Hermann – Texas Medical Center (TMC): Three 1.5 T GE and 1.5 T Philips magnets. One of the GE and Philips units is equipped with cardiac MRI capability.


Program Director:
Larry A. Kramer, M.D.
Professor of Radiology
Chief of Body MRI
Director Body Imaging Fellowship Program

 

Application & Information Contact:
Nelly Pescina
Body MRI Fellowship Program Coordinator
6431 Fannin Street, MSB 2.025
Houston, Texas 77030
Telephone: 713.500.7583
Fax: 713.500.0725

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