A one-year non-ACGME fellowship position is available in the Nuclear Medicine department at Columbia University Medical Center / NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital for the 2019-2020 academic year, beginning on July 1st. We will also be accepting applications for one ACGME and one non-ACGME fellowship postions for the academic year 2020-2021.
ACGME accredited Nuclear Radiology Fellowship. Prerequisite education for entry into the fellowship program includes the satisfactory completion of a Diagnostic Radiology residency program accredited by the ACGME or the RCPSC.
Non-ACGME accredited Nuclear Medicine Fellowship. Prerequisite education for entry into the fellowship program includes the satisfactory completion of a Diagnostic Radiology or Nuclear Medicine residency program. The training time may be extended, but will be addressed on an individual basis.
These are one year fellowships that provide comprehensive training in diagnostic nuclear imaging, PET/CT, and radiopharmaceutical therapies. The fellowship is composed of rotations primarily on nuclear medicine and PET/CT, with blocks allocated to electives, research, and nuclear cardiology. In addition, fellows will be expected to attend relevant Tumor Boards and educational sessions, as well as prepare didactics for Diagnostic Radiology residents. Research participation leading to publications is expected.
For more information about the program and application information, please visit our website:
We offer a competitive salary and benefits. Columbia University is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer. The University and the Department of Radiology are committed to the diversity of its faculty. Outstanding female and underrepresented minority scholars are strongly encouraged to apply.
Applicants must be board-eligible or board-certified in radiology and have a license to practice medicine in New York State before the start of the fellowship.
Internal Number: NMF
About Columbia University, Department of Radiology
The Department of Radiology currently provides clinical programs with subspecialty expertise at four geographic locations, including New York Presbyterian Hospital (NYP), Children’s Hospital of New York (CHONY), The Allen Pavilion annex of NYP, and at ColumbiaDoctors Midtown. The full spectrum of diagnostic and therapeutic radiology is offered throughout the enterprise, including the complete array of diagnostic radiology (CT, US, MRI, plain films), interventional radiology (body, vascular and neuro), and nuclear medicine (PET, PET/CT, CT/SPECT. All services utilize the most advanced technology available to provide cutting edge radiologic service to our patients and our referring physicians.
The Department stays at the forefront of advanced medical imaging by leading and participating in a broad range of research initiatives through NIH funded grants. Many of these projects are performed in dedicated state of the art Department of Radiology research facilities, including; the Morton A. Kreitchman PET Center, the David A. Gardner PET Research Center, a world class nuclear medicine facility that provides high quality positron emission tomography (PET) and PET/CT clinical and ...research facilities; the Magnetic Resonance Research Laboratories of Columbia University which boasts several high field research magnets; and the Cerebrovascular Center of the Neurological Institute. The Department also has a strong collaborative relationship with Columbia University 's Department of Biomedical Engineering.
The Department has an extensive ACGME graduate training program in diagnostic radiology, neuroradiology, nuclear medicine/ radiology, pediatric radiology, neuroradiology and vascular-interventional radiology. We also offer training fellowships in thoracic, abdominal musculo-skeletal, body MRI, and neuro-interventional radiology. The Department of Radiology at Columbia University Medical Center provides radiology education to an average of 39 residents and fellows each year. The array of top, nationally recognized faculty, breadth of exams, research opportunities and advanced imaging technology, combined with the clinical services of one of the top hospitals in the United States makes the radiology educational experience at Columbia University among the most competitive in the country.