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Radiology/Musculoskeletal Imaging Fellowship (2022 - 2023)

Application Window

Open date: August 1st, 2020

Last review date: Monday, Nov 30, 2020 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time)
Applications received after this date will be reviewed by the search committee if the position has not yet been filled.

Final date: Saturday, Jul 31, 2021 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time)
Applications will continue to be accepted until this date, but those received after the review date will only be considered if the position has not yet been filled.

Position description

The MSK fellowship is 12-months in duration and consists of clinical, teaching, and research responsibilities restricted to musculoskeletal imaging at three hospitals: the UC San Diego Medical Center, Thornton Pavilion (UCSD La Jolla), and Veterans Affairs Medical Center. The program is geared toward but not restricted to fellow candidates who are considering a career in academic musculoskeletal imaging, a field that offers excellent opportunities.

At UC San Diego, you will read studies for diverse patient types including children, VA patients, teleradiology clients, and indigent patients. You will work daily with world experts in the field.

The MSK Fellowship offers a valuable year devoted to the study of musculoskeletal imaging along with a balanced program devoted to clinical, teaching, and research activities. Fellows will gain experience in reading all modalities: MRI, computed tomography, and radiographs. In addition, fellows will take part in daily arthrograms, ultrasound, and CT guided procedures at the hospitals.

At the time of matriculation, you must have completed an accredited Radiology residency and must be an ABR Board Eligible/Certified Radiologist.

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All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or status as a protected veteran.

Application Requirements

Document requirements
  • Fellowship Application Form - Please follow the link below for the fellowship application:

  • Personal Statement - Please discuss your career goals and personal interests.

  • Curriculum Vitae - Your most recently updated C.V.

  • USMLE/LMCC Transcript

  • Dean's Letter

  • Medical School Diploma

  • Letters of Recommendation - One out of the three letters of recommendation must come from your current Program Director.

    Letters of recommendation must be uploaded directly by your references.

    *In a Word document, please list names, titles, and relationship for each reference in this section.

  • Misc / Additional (Optional)

Reference requirements
  • 3 letters of reference required

Job location

San Diego - various locations