Education & Training
Diagnostic Radiology offers six specialized fellowship programs. Fellows are provided 20% academic time. Fellows also actively participate in multidisciplinary tumor board conferences.
Body Imaging Fellowship: Provides training in cross-sectional oncologic imaging, including CT, MRI, PET and ultrasound.
Breast Imaging Fellowship: Clinical experience in screening and diagnostic mammography, breast ultrasound, breast MRI, breast pathology and interventional procedures. Applications accepted beginning in July of each year.
Musculoskeletal Imaging Fellowship: MD Anderson Cancer Center, Memorial Hermann Hospital and St. Luke's Episcopal Hospital accepts two individuals for a one-year fellowship that offers extensive clinical and academic research experience in an integrated program.
Oncological Neuroradiology Fellowship: A full-service neuroradiology experience which includes both diagnostic and interventional applications.
Thoracic Imaging Fellowship: One individual per year is chosen for a one-year fellowship with extensive clinical experience in thoracic radiography, CT, MRI, and PET/CT, as well as an optional month of CT and US-guided biopsies.
Vascular & Interventional Radiology Fellowship: A one-year program with rotations through three Texas Medical Center hospitals. Trainees gain experience in several interventional applications, including angioplasty/stent, arteriograms, drainages, uterine artery embolization, chemoembolization, radiofrequency ablation, biopsies and brachytherapy.