Overview:

  • 4 ACGME-approved 1 year fellowship positions 
  • 7 Full-time diagnostic neuroradiologists and 3 interventional neuroradiologists
  • Oldest public medical school covering 5 major hospitals including Shock Trauma Center
  • 1 month of dedicated pediatric neuroradiology at Children’s National Medical Center 
  • Advanced trauma experience at Shock Trauma Center
  • Access to state of the art research facilities and mentorship

Training Environment:

  • Work performed with one on one attending support, in a dynamic reading room environment, with busy consultation and teaching responsibilities
  • Interventional neuroradiology: minimum 4 weeks (includes cerebrovascular, spine, pain management, and image guided procedures)
  • Academic time: 1 day per week 
  • Experience outside the reading room including neurosurgery/ENT clinics and operating room observation
  • Weekly dedicated fellowship lectures and conferences
  • Weekly interdisciplinary conferences including stroke, neuro-oncology, head and neck tumor board, epilepsy, pediatrics
  • Training confined to a single center (with the exception of one-month rotation at the Children’s National Medical Center), no commuting to satellite centers, no night shift in house coverage, no reading responsibilities outside of neuroradiology
  • On call 1 week per month with voluntary angio/INR call 
  • 3 weeks of vacation plus extra week during holiday season

Clinical Resources:

  • Intensive PET/CT and simultaneous PET/MR imaging
  • MR guided high intensity focused ultrasound (HIFU) 
  • 2 state of the art biplane angiography suites
  • Major regional stroke center with highly active stroke neurointerventional program
  • Regional leader in head and neck oncology
  • State of the art new Carestream PACS system

Research Resources:

  • Leader in informatics, artificial intelligence, and deep learning
  • Access to facilities and resources at the University of Maryland School of Medicine including the Health Sciences Library and courses in grantsmanship and manuscript writing
  • Center for Molecular Imaging Technology (hyperpolarized MRI, MR guided high intensity focused ultrasound (HIFU))
  • Maryland Center for Advanced Imaging Research (MCAIR) (state of the art 3T, PET/MR and small animal MRI)

Applying:

For additional information on becoming a neuroradiology fellow, visit the ASNR Web site.