Medical Student

Radiology Fellowships


MR Predominant Body Imaging Fellowship


The MR Predominant Body Imaging Fellowship at Loyola University Chicago, involves training in the full range of Imaging of the Chest, Abdomen, and Pelvis.


The MR experience includes Abdominal, Pelvic, Chest and Vascular examinations including applications like diffusion weighted imaging, prostate MR, transplant work up, active oncology practice, MR enterography, dynamic pelvic floor imaging and female pelvic MR. CT examinations includes full-range of  Chest, Abdomen and Pelvis CT, including applications like CT colonography, screening lung CT’s, CT Angiograms for active Vascular Surgery Program and Oncologic imaging. Ultrasound includes abdominal and pelvic, thyroid, testes, obstetrics, thyroid/renal biopsies and vascular/transplant applications.


Fellows rotate through MR, CT and Ultrasound during the course of the year, with the main focus of the fellowship on MR imaging. Fellows also have dedicated Elective Rotations, which are tailored to the individual needs of the fellow, including, but not limited to, Musculoskeletal, Breast, IR, PET/CT and Cardiac Imaging, depending upon the availability. Fellows routinely participate in Multidisciplinary conferences and other Departmental teaching activities. Opportunities for fellows’ involvement in Research and Scholarly activities are available, depending upon the interest of the fellow.


Fellows do not have any after-hours or weekend call responsibilities.


We are in the process of accepting applications for 2016-2017. This fellowship program does not participate in the match.


Candidates should be board eligible or certified by the American Board of Radiology, hold or be eligible for a permanent medical license in the State of Illinois, and must have evidence of current/valid work authorization.   Loyola University Health System is unable to sponsor H1-B visas.  For information on obtaining a permanent Illinois license, please visit: http://www.idfpr.com/PROFS/Info/Physicians.asp   Please note that IDFPR requires at least two years of postgraduate residency training completed in an approved training facility in the U.S. or Canda for permanent licensure application.  


Candidates are encouraged to submit a letter of interest and CV to:


M. Mukarram Sheikh, M.D.
Associate Professor and MR Predominant Body Imaging Fellowship Director
C/o Linda Schomer
Department of Radiology
Loyola University Medical Center
2160 S. First Avenue
Maywood, Illinois 60153
e-mail: lschome@lumc.edu
Ph: (708) 216 1084


Neuroradiology Fellowship


The neuroradiology fellowship is a one year ACGME accredited neuroradiology fellowship, providing well rounded experience and training in all aspects of neuroimaging and exposure to relevant neurointerventional procedures.  Opportunities for fellow involvement in teaching and scholarly activity are available, depending on the interest of the fellow.  Candidates should be board eligible or certified by the American Board of Radiology, hold or be eligible for a permanent medical license in the State of Illinois, and must have evidence of current/valid work authorization.


Candidates should submit a letter of interest and CV to Jordan Rosenblum, M.D., Professor and Fellowship Director, Department of Radiology, Loyola University Medical Center, 2160 S. First Avenue, Maywood, Illinois 60153, e-mail: jrosenblum@lumc.edu.


Interventional Radiology Fellowship


The interventional fellowship is a one year ACGME accredited fellowship, providing well rounded experience and training in all aspects of interventional radiology and exposure to relevant clinical and imaging topics. Opportunities for fellow involvement in teaching and scholarly activity are available, depending on the interest of the fellow. Candidates should be board eligible or certified by the American Board of Radiology, hold or be eligible for a permanent medical license in the State of Illinois, and must have evidence of current/valid work authorization. Candidates should submit a letter of interest and CV to Marc Borge, M.D., Professor and Fellowship Director, Department of Radiology, Loyola University Medical Center, 2160 S. First Avenue, Maywood, Illinois 60153, e-mail: mborge@lumc.edu. 


Advanced Imaging Research Fellowship


A fellowship experience in advanced imaging topics is offered on an occasional basis. Research topics can be modified according to the interests and skills of the fellow. Candidates should submit a letter of interest and CV to Scott Mirowitz, M.D., Professor and Chairman, Department of Radiology, Loyola University Medical Center, 2160 S. First Avenue, Maywood, Illinois 60153, e-mail: smirowitz@lumc.edu.


 

Contact


For more information about our Education Programs, please contact:


Radiology Residency or Body Imaging Fellowship - Linda Schomer at (708) 216-1084; lschome@lumc.edu

Nuclear Medicine Residency or Medical Student Elective - Vicki Baertschi at (708) 216-3779; vbaertschi@lumc.edu

Neuroradiology or Interventional Radiology Fellowship - Bernadette Brogan at (708) 216-6396; bbrogan@lumc.edu