Candidates must have completed an approved diagnostic radiology residency prior to the start of fellowship. We participate in the National Resident Matching Program (NRMP).  Dates for the 2019-2020 Neuroradiology NRMP Match are as follows:

ERAS Opens (Application Submission): November 21, 2019

Interviews: January 6, 2020 – February 28, 2020 (Mondays & Fridays)

Match Opens:  March 25, 2020

Rank Order List Entry Opens:  April 22, 2020

Quota Change Deadline:  May 13, 2020

Rank Order List Certification Deadline:  May 27, 2020

Match Day:  June 10, 2020

Starting this year, we shall only be accepting applications through the Electronic Residency Application Service (ERAS).  Fellowship application submission through ERAS will begin in late November, with applications becoming available for programs to review on December 1, 2019.  Interested applicants should submit the following:

  • CV
  • Medical school transcript
  • USMLE board scores
  • Three (3) letters of recommendation, including one from the Residency Program Director and one from the Neuroradiology Division Chief
  • Personal statement
  • Educational Commission for Foreign Medical Graduates (ECFMG) certificate, IF medical degree from a non-US or non-Canadian school

We shall only review an application upon receipt of all of the above items. Invitations for interviews will be extended starting in mid-December, 2019, and we expect to interview candidates through late February, 2020.

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


Rachel Will, M.Ed., Neuroradiology Fellowship Coordinator
UNC Department of Radiology, CB# 7510
Room 2025, Old Clinic
Chapel Hill, NC    27599-7510

Office #: 919-966-6646

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.

Please direct any program-related questions to the Fellowship Program Director, Dr. Benjamin Huang.
Please direct any application-related questions to Rachel Will.