The University of Maryland has an opening for a fellowship in the Section of Thoracic Imaging at the University of Maryland Medical Center in Baltimore beginning in July 2018. The integrated training includes all aspects of cardiopulmonary imaging, including cardiac CT/MR, chest radiography, chest CT and MRI, as well as interventional procedures. The program includes a strong teaching commitment with daily morning teaching conference within the section. Support for research or other educational experience is also provided. The department has state-of-the-art equipment (3T and 1.5T MR, multiple high-end CT scanners, including several with dual energy capability, and two PET/CT scanners). All studies are interpreted on a hospital-wide PACS system.
The University Medical Center has 800 beds, and Radiology services are also provided for the all-PACS Baltimore VA Hospital that is on the University campus. The University offers very competitive salary and benefits, time for academic pursuits, and funding for continuing medical education. Applicants must have passed ABR core exam or be ABR certified, and meet the requirements for Maryland licensure.
The Baltimore region offers a high quality of life without the expense and congestion prevalent in many other major East Coast cities.