Curriculum

Our residency program observes thirteen 4-week rotations, instead of the traditional twelve month-long rotations. The additional rotation allows our residents greater variety in their educational experience.


SAMPLE PGY-2 CURRICULUM DIAGRAM (13 - 4 week rotations):

All rotations will be at the Kansas University Medical Center. Residents should rotate through:

  • Cardiothoracic (plain films)
  • Body (fluoro)
  • Body (CT/MR)
  • Neuroradiology (CT)
  • Musculoskeletal (plain films)
  • Nuclear Medicine
  • Sonography
  • Vascular / Interventional

SAMPLE PGY-3 CURRICULUM DIAGRAM (13 - 4 week rotations):

Most rotations will be at Kansas University Medical Center, where the residents rotate through:

  • Cardiothoracic (CT/MR)
  • Body (Fluoro)
  • Body (CT/MR)
  • Neuroradiology (MR)
  • Musculoskeletal (CT/MR)
  • Sonography
  • Oncology
  • Vascular / Interventional
  • Pediatric Radiology
  • Nuclear Medicine
  • Breast Imaging
  • Emergency Radiology

Residents will also rotate through Westwood Imaging Center for Breast Imaging and Children's Mercy Hospital for Pediatrics.


SAMPLE PGY-4 CURRICULUM DIAGRAM (13 - 4 week rotations):

Most rotations will be at Kansas University Medical Center, where residents rotate through:

  • Cardiothoracic (CT/MR)
  • Neuroradiology (MR)
  • Sonography
  • Musculoskeletal (CT/MR)
  • Vascular / Interventional
  • Breast
  • Nuclear Medicine
  • Oncology
  • Pediatric Radiology
  • AIRP (pathology)
  • Emergency Radiology

Residents will also rotate through Westwood Imaging Center for Breast Imaging, Children's Mercy Hospital for Pediatrics, Kansas City Cancer Center for Oncology, and American Institute for Radiologic Pathology (AIRP).

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SAMPLE PGY-5 CURRICULUM DIAGRAM (13 - 4 week rotations):

Most rotations will be at Kansas University Medical Center, where residents rotate through:

  • Breast
  • Emergency Radiology
  • Body (CT/MR)*
  • MSK (CT/MR)*
  • Vascular / Interventional*
  • Neurointerventional*
  • Sonography*
  • Cardiothoracic (CT/MR)*
  • Nuclear Medicine*
  • Electives - up to 6 blocks

The PGY-5 year is designed for maximum flexibility to accommodate individual subspecialty emphasis. The residents will have required rotations in breast imaging and Emergency Radiology, and may have rotations in sections indicated with an *. PGY-5 residents will be permitted to take up to six blocks of electives, including one block in Research. Electives must be in Radiology, be approved by the Program Director and have approved rotation expectations developed.

Last modified: Sep 06, 2013
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