The radiology department performs over 170,000 exams per year, which includes about 25,000 CT scans, 17,000 US studies including vascular/interventional studies and 10,000 MRI exams. Our newly renovated Radiology department equipment includes, helical CT scanners, including CT fluoro, 3 high field MRI scanners, 4 Ultrasound units on-site and 3 off site, 3 SPECT scanners and 2 gamma cameras in nuclear medicine, Angiography suite with 3 new digital rooms including neurointerventional, Fluoroscopy suite with 3 digital fluoroscopy units, on-site general computed radiography rooms including tomography, 1 on-site ACR accredited mammography unit with 5 off site ACR accredited mammography units and 1 stereotactic mammographic biopsy unit.
One clinical year followed by 4 years of diagnostic radiology training including 3 months at Children's Hospital in Boston and 4 weeks at AIRP in Washington, D.C. The program also includes teaching conferences at 0715 and 1200 daily throughout the academic year and a conference at 1200 during the summer months. Residents will participate in work rounds with attending radiologist several times per day. ACR Teaching collection and CDROM learning both available in the department. Our residents have easy access to a departmental library. Books and conferences are funded by each resident. Our curriculum includes 44 weeks general radiology (GI, GU, Chest, MSK, ER), 12 weeks mammography, 700 hours of nuclear radiology, 4 weeks cardiac radiology, 13 weeks pediatric radiology, weeks angio/interventional, weeks body CT, weeks neuro CT, weeks MRI, weeks ultrasonography, 8 weeks elective, 4 weeks at AIRP.