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We believe a culture of diversity, equity and inclusion leads to new ways of thinking, behaving and caring.  We are committed to fostering a diverse, equitable and inclusive learning environment for students of all races, gender identities, ethnicities, sexual orientations, physical abilities, religious commitments, and socioeconomic status.

Interest Groups
The Radiology Interest Group (RIG) and Interventional Radiology Interest Group (IRIG) cultivate early interest in radiology specialties via Foundation Phase student activities and opportunities.  Faculty advisors are Brian Handly, MD (RIG) and Clayton Commander, MD, PhD (IRIG).
Career Advising
Our specialties are excited to recruit interested future radiologists! Department career goal advisors are available to counsel radiology-bound students. Career goal lead advisor is John Tobben, MD. Any interested students (in all medical years) should reach out to one of the Radiology advisors.
Radiology Courses
There are many RADY electives for Individualization (and Application) Phase students highlighted on our student educational website. Jorge Oldan, MD directs our largest elective, a general radiology elective. For questions, please contact UME program coordinator Virginia Carver.

Student Resources
Visit our student educational website for great resources on the homepage, each Specialty tab, and Student Teaching file. Visit our Student Instagram posts for unknown case images that map the Class of 2023 curriculum.

Ultrasound Scholarly Concentration Program
New in 2020,  the Ultrasound SCP brings together medical students, faculty and residents in collaborative manner in this longitudinal program that promotes the use of ultrasound as a valuable educational tool for preclinical medical students.
Grants, Scholarships & Fellowships
There are many opportunities for preclinical and clinical medical students to explore diagnostic and interventional radiology specialties in research, summer programs, and clerkships. Take a closer look!
Research in Radiology
UNC Department of Radiology has a long history of successful student publications and major meeting presentations and welcomes student researchers!
Global Health

The UNC Department of Radiology has robust global health programs in Kenya, Malawi, and North Carolina. We offer a Global Radiology elective for medical students. UNC Global Radiology lead is Katrina McGinty, MD. Join our global team!