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 Conferences

Academic half-day – Since November 2019 our residents attend a 5 hour didactic block of lectures at Rutgers New Jersey Medical School from 7AM-12PM on Thursdays given by faculty from University Hospital and Newark Beth Israel Medical Center. This is 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 Vednesdays” – Weekly resident-run case conference led by Dr. Anatoliy Vaysberg every Wednesday morning from 7:30AM-8:30AM focused on core exam preparation.

Interdepartmental Conferences

Tumor Board - in conjunction with the Hematology/Oncology Department every Friday morning.

Pulmonary Tumor Board - Held the last Friday of every month by Pulmonary and Hematology/Oncology Departments.

M&M Conference - Interdepartmental meeting with Surgery and Pathology every Monday.

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