Fellowship - Neuroradiology

Application Process

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.  We will begin extending invitations for interviews in mid-October, and expect to interview candidates from early November through late February.

Additional details regarding the neuroradiology fellowship and the general application process can also be found at:

Please send applications and supporting documentation or any other inquiries to:

UNC Neuroradiology Fellowship
c/o Isabel Barbal
101 Manning Drive, CB 7510
3324 Old Infirmary
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