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Applying

Thank you for your interest in the Department of Imaging Sciences fellowship programs.  To be considered for entry into one of our fellowship programs, candidates should have successfully completed an ACGME-accredited Diagnostic Radiology residency program in the United States, have board eligibility or board certification in Diagnostic Radiology by the American Board of Radiology, and have permanent residency status or citizenship in the United States.

Application

Applications and supporting documentation may be submitted via email or US mail.  Only completed applications will be reviewed for interview consideration, and personal interviews granted based on the strength of the application. A complete application for all fellowship programs includes:

  • Completed/signed application
  • CV
  • Personal Statement
  • USMLE score reports/transcripts (Steps 1,2,3)
  • Dean's letter/Medical Student Performance Evaluation
  • Medical school transcript
  • Three letters of recommendation (including one from your residency program director)
  • Photograph (optional)

Please submit application and supporting documentation to:

Julie Bissonnette, Fellowship Coordinator
University of Rochester Medical Center
601 Elmwood Avenue - Box 648
Rochester, NY 14642-8648

Or via email: Julie Bissonnette

Application Timeline

Step in Process Time Frame
Application Deadline* Early Winter
Interview Notification Fellowship coordinator via email on a rolling basis
Interviews* Fall – Spring

*Our Breast Imaging, Neuroradiology, and Vascular Interventional fellowships participate in the NRMP match in June, and our other fellowship positions are typically decided in the Fall/early Winter.

Interview Information

We want you to have an enjoyable experience during your visit to the University of Rochester Medical Center.  The interview is a chance for you to learn more about us, and for us to learn more about you.

The day typically includes interviews with the department chair, department vice chair/fellowship director, program director, faculty members in the section, tour of the department, and lunch with one of the current fellows in the section.  You may also be asked to visit one our affiliates such as Highland Hospital ,Science Park or University Medical Imaging.  The interview day normally concludes by 3:00 – 4:00 pm.

Travel and Lodging

Recommended hotels are below. When making reservations, it is suggested that candidates indicate that they are interviewing for fellowship positions at URMC. 

Directions to University of Rochester Medical Center

Parking

Most hotels in the area provide shuttle service to the University of Rochester Medical Center. If you are driving, visitor parking is available in the Medical Center Parking Garage. Please bring your parking ticket with you for validation.

Airport 

The University of Rochester Medical Center is a short, 15-minute drive from the Greater Rochester International Airport, which offers service from most major carriers.

Questions?

Julie Bissonnette, Fellowship Coordinator
Julie Bissonnette
Phone: (585) 273-5476