Curriculum

Resident Clinical Rotations (approximate number of 4-week blocks)


Rotation

R1

R2

R3

R4

AIRP

1

Body

1

1

1

Chest

1

1

1

ER

0.5

0.5

0.5

0.5

GI/fluoroscopy

1

0.5

0.5

Interventional

1

0.5

0.5

Mammography

1

1

1

Minifellowship

6

MSK

0.5

1*

1

Neuro

1

1.5

1

Nuclear medicine

1

1

1

1

Peds

1

0.5

0.5

Ultrasound

1

0.5

0.5

Vacation

4

4

4

4

* away rotation at Rutgers-New Jersey Medical School

Radiology Department Conferences

Noon and 4pm conference: Daily noon and frequent 4pm one hour conferences given by faculty from the Rutgers-New Jersey Medical School and Rutgers-Newark Beth Israel Medical Center residency programs. These conferences are protected learning time with didactic, interactive, and case-based conferences given by the core teaching faculty from the two sites.

Brandt and Helms conference: Weekly quizzes and discussion on specific high-yield chapters in the Brandt and Helms textbook led by Dr. Hillel Karp every Tuesday morning from 7:30AM-8:30 AM.

“Vaysberg Tuesdays” conference: Weekly case conference led by Dr. Anatoliy Vaysberg most Tuesday afternoons from 4-5pm focused on core exam preparation. We are piloting resident delivered Grand Rounds using RSNA Live this year during this conference.

Interdepartmental Conferences

Tumor Board: With the Hematology/Oncology Department every Friday morning.

Pulmonary Tumor Board: With the Pulmonology and Hematology/Oncology Departments on the last Friday of every month.

M&M Conference: With Surgery and Pathology every Monday morning.

American Institute for Radiologic Pathology (AIRP): All residents attend the four-week course in Washington, D.C. during their third year of residency.