Education & Training

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Training Future Radiologists

Medical students, residents and fellows train under leading radiologists and gain the skills and expertise to diagnose and treat patients.

  • 42 RESIDENTS
  • 13 FELLOWS
  • 100% BASIC & ADV BOARDS PASS RATE
  • 67% Residents who stay in MN for fellowship
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Diagnostic Residency

Your training in diagnostic radiology will include a unique blend of diverse cases at our four primary training sites. After residency, you will have the skills to be an outstanding, board-certified radiologist who can function easily in busy and diverse practice settings.

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IR-Integrated Residency

As an IR-Integrated resident, you will learn how to manage patients from pre-procedural assessment through post-procedural follow-up. This includes rounding on inpatients and attending outpatient clinics.

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IR-Independent Residency

Diagnostic radiology residents will match into our IR-Independent Residency positions at the end of their R3 (PGY-4) year and begin after completion of their R4 (PGY-5) year.

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Medical Students

Clinical clerkships in radiology are available at University of Minnesota Medical Center, Hennepin County Medical Center, and the Veterans Administration Medical Center. Research opportunities are available for interested medical students. 

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Fellowships

Our six fellowship programs will give you in-depth, diverse training in your specialty. We have ACGME fellowships for Neuroradiology, Nuclear Radiology, and Vascular and Interventional Radiology and Non-ACGME fellowships for Breast Imaging, Musculoskeletal Imaging and Thoracoabdominal Radiology.