Breast Imaging Fellowship
During the yearlong breast imaging fellowship you will be exposed to all imaging modalities and breast-related procedures including:
- Screening mammography
- Diagnostic mammography
- Breast and axillary ultrasound
- MRI of the breast
- Cyst aspirations
- Fine needle aspirations
- Imaging-guided biopsies, including stereotactic-, ultrasound- and MRI-guided
- Preoperative wire localizations
As a fellow, you will also participate in weekly interdisciplinary breast health conferences, weekly radiology-pathology conferences and a biweekly resident teaching and breast imaging conference.
You will be exposed to administrative issues including patient tracking in breast imaging, medical audit, ACR accreditation and FDA inspections.
How to Apply
The first Breast Imaging Fellowship Match will take place in March 2017 for the 2018 appointment year. The match is sponsored by the Society of Breast Imaging and it will be managed by the National Resident Matching Program. In order to become a fellow with VCU Health, you must register with the Radiology Match, of which Breast Imaging is a part.
To apply for a fellowship position, use the link below. We will then contact you about arranging an interview.
Breast Imaging has implemented an All-In Policy for the Match. This means that programs participating in the Match cannot extend any offers to candidates outside of the match. Applicants can withdraw from the Match prior to the ranking deadline if they accept a position outside of the Match.
Dates of the Match:
- March 22, 2017: Registration opens
- April 26, 2017: Ranking opens
- May 31, 2017: Ranking Order List Deadline
- June 14, 2017: Match Day
- July 1, 2018: Training begins
Cost of the Match:
Applicants will pay a $75 registration fee to register for the Match.
Follow this link for application instructions: http://www.radiology.vcu.edu/programs/fellowship/index.html