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 2019 appointments:

Match Opens: March 21, 2018

Rank Order List Entry Opens: April 25, 2018

Quota Change Deadline: May 16, 2018

Rank Order List Certification Deadline: May 30, 2018

Match Day: June 13, 2018

** We will begin accepting applications on September 1st, 2017 **

Interested applicants should submit the following to us no later than Friday, December 1st, 2017:

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 will need 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-November, and expect to interview candidates from mid-December 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
101 Manning Drive, CB 7510
2107 Old Clinic
Chapel Hill, NC 27599-7510

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 Coordinator: