Candidates must have completed an approved Diagnostic Radiology residency prior to the start of fellowship. We participate in the National Resident Matching Program (NRMP). The NRMP has issued the following dates for the Neuroradiology Fellowship Match for 2017 appointments:
Match Opens: March 2, 2016
Rank Order List Entry Opens: April 27, 2016
Quota Change Deadline: May 18, 2016
Rank Order List Certification Deadline: June 1, 2016
Match Day: June 15, 2016
Interested applicants should submit the following to us no later than Friday, January 8, 2016:
1) A completed Application for Appointment to Graduate Medical Education at UNC (available HERE)
2) An up-to-date CV
3) A personal statement
4) Three letters of reference (including one from the applicant’s residency program director)
5) An official medical school transcript
6) USMLE scores
Please note that while it is acceptable to email your application and supporting documentation, we prefer a mailed copy. Electronically sending this information will expedite our review of your application documents; however, we will need the information postal-mailed for our files. We recommend emailing a scanned copy of all of your information and then putting the originals in the mail.
Applications will only be reviewed upon receipt of all of these items. Invitations for interviews will be extended in mid-January, and we expect to interview candidates from late January through March.
Additional details regarding the neuroradiology fellowship and the general application process can also be found at:
- UNC Division of Neuroradiology
- American Society of Neuroradiology Fellowship Portal (www.asnr.org/fellowship-portal)
- National Resident Matching Program (www.nrmp.org)
Please send applications and supporting documentation or any other inquiries to:
UNC Neuroradiology Fellowship
c/o Michelle Fischer
101 Manning Drive, CB 7510
2107 Old Clinic Bldg.
Chapel Hill, NC 27599
FOREIGN GRADUATES: ALL graduates of foreign medical schools must be certified by the Educational Commission for Foreign Medical Graduates. Alien foreign graduates must meet all VISA Qualifying Examination (VQE) or Foreign Medical Graduate Exam in the Medical Sciences (FMGEMS) requirements prior to application. Per the University of North Carolina Graduate Medical Education Policy on Visas, University of North Carolina Hospitals will accept resident physicians who have been issued a J-1 Visa and who hold a current ECFMG Certificate. H1-B visas are not sponsored at University of North Carolina Hospitals.
Fellowship Program Director: Dr. Benjamin Huang
GME Program Coordinator: Michelle Fischer