Lecture Block Structure

Core Lectures

During each 4-week block, the Monday/Wednesday/Friday noon lectures all pertain to a particular section from the ABR Core Examination

Sections Include:

  • Cardiothoracic Radiology
  • Musculoskeletal Radiology
  • Neuroradiology
  • Breast Imaging
  • Interventional Radiology
  • Abdominal Imaging
  • Ultrasound
  • Emergency Radiology
  • Medical Physics
  • Non-Interpretive Skills
  • Pediatric Radiology
  • Genitourinary Radiology

Case Conference and Journal Club

Tuesday and Thursday lectures and rotated to give case conferences by modality.  In addtion, six journal club conferences are scheudled during the Tuesday and Thursday lectures.

Pre-Call Prep

Required for R1s and optional for others. 

  • Residents are provided with structured weekly reading assignments from Brant and Helms, Fundamentals of Diagnostic Radiology (provided free of charge to all residents) and other radiology text books. 
  • Residents meet with faculty one morning each week to review and discuss the material. 
  • Pre-Call Prep lectures follow the Diagnostic Radiology lecture block schedule

Monthly Resident Meeting

Residents hold a monthly meeting on the second Tuesday of each month.