Fellow of Neuroradiology 2018-2019
Working Title: Fellow of Neuroradiology 2018-2019
Position Type: Teaching and Research Faculty
Department: Department of Radiology
Posting Date: 06-15-2016
The ACGME-accredited fellowship in Diagnostic Neuroradiology, in the Department of Radiology and Medical Imaging, at the University of Virginia, seeks candidates to enter fellowship, beginning July 1, 2018. This one year post-graduate fellowship program will provide neuroimaging training to include all aspects of the head, neck, and spine including plain radiographs, computed tomography, and magnetic resonance imaging. The Fellow is exposed to all facets of ENT and pediatric neuroradiology. The procedure experience can be subdivided into four distinct areas: diagnostic catheter angiography, neuroendovascular therapeutics, head and neck biopsies, and percutaneous spine procedures (including myelography, vertebroplasty, kyphoplasty, biopsies, etc).
Training in advanced imaging techniques is the cornerstone of our fellowship and includes MR Spectroscopy, MR Perfusion, CT Perfusion, fMRI, DTI and CSF flow analysis. Non-invasive vascular imaging is critical to the expert neuroradiologist. Your experience will include training in a variety of techniques including high-resolution CT Angiography, 3D TOF MRA, contrast-enhanced MRA, time-resolved MRA, CT venography and 2D TOF MR venography. The Fellow will also have the opportunity to participate in research. This training opportunity is held in one of the premier communities in the country.
Candidates must have a MD or equivalent, and have completed a Diagnostic Radiology Residency program and be able to obtain a license in the Commonwealth of Virginia.
The UVA Medical Center ranks in the top 100 hospitals in the country according to US News and World Report, and it is recognized as one of the "best benchmark hospitals."
The UVA Health System is located in Charlottesville, a beautiful and highly desirable location of the Mid-Atlantic region, two hours' drive from Washington D.C., with the Blue Ridge Mountains to the west. It is consistently rated as one of the best US cities to live in, based on cost of living, climate, and quality of life. Affiliation with the University of Virginia provides the opportunity for constant exposure to athletic, cultural, and social events.
To apply, visit https://jobs.virginia.edu/ and search on posting 0618986. Complete a candidate profile online, attach an up-to-date CV and personal statement. Also, please attach a copy of your USMLE scores (Steps I, II and III) in Writing Sample 1 and your ECFMG certification in Writing Sample 2, if applicable.
Please submit three current letters of recommendation, including one from your radiology residency program director; letters should come from those persons who are familiar with your recent training and current professional activities. Please instruct reference individuals to email their letters of recommendation directly to Basia Nowakowski (firstname.lastname@example.org).
For additional information about the application process and the position, please contact Basia Nowakowski, via email at email@example.com.
The University of Virginia is an equal-opportunity and affirmative action employer. Women, minorities, veterans, and person with disabilities are encouraged to apply.
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