2019-2020 Breast Imaging Fellowship

Location
Charlottesville, VA
Posted
Oct 03, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Working Title: 2019-2020 Breast Imaging Fellowship

Position Type: Teaching and Research Faculty

Department: Department of Radiology

Location: Charlottesville

Posting Date: 07-20-2017

Posting Summary:
The Department of Radiology and Medical Imaging's Breast Imaging Division at the University Of Virginia School Of Medicine, seeks candidates for multiple tenure-ineligible Clinical Instructor positions for a July 1, 2019, start date. This one-year post-graduate fellowship program focuses on all aspects of breast imaging, including screening and diagnostic mammography including tomosynthesis and contrast-enhanced mammography, breast ultrasound, breast MRI, and breast procedures including core biopsy and radioseed localization. This training opportunity is held in one of the premier academic communities in the country.

Candidates must have an MD or equivalent and have successfully completed a residency in diagnostic radiology at an ACGME accredited institution or successfully completed a diagnostic radiology residency accredited by the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada (RCPSC).

The University of Virginia Breast Imaging Division is participating in the Fellowship Match process, sponsored by the Society of Breast Imaging and will be managed by the National Resident matching Program. In order to become a fellow with the University of Virginia, you must register with the Radiology Match, of which Breast Imaging is a part, at http://www.nrmp.org/.

Applications for this position will be accepted until March 15, 2018. Interviews will take place in February and March, 2018.

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 number 0621330. Complete a candidate profile online, attach a CV and cover letter. Also, please attach a copy of your USMLE scores in Writing Sample 1 and your ECFMG certification in Writing Sample 2 if applicable. Please submit 3 current letters of recommendation directly to Penny Guy via email at pennyguy@virginia.edu.

For additional information about the application process and the position, please contact Penny Guy at pennyguy@virginia.edu.
This is a non-accredited fellowship program and is therefore ineligible for the J-1 Exchange Visitor Program sponsored by the Educational Commission for Foreign Medical Graduates.

The University of Virginia is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. Women, minorities, veterans, and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply.


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