The University of Wisconsin – Madison, School of Medicine and Public Health, Department of Radiology has a vacancy for a PET/CT/Molecular Imaging Fellowship for one year starting in 2019. The fellowship includes clinical work in PET/CT imaging, research, and teaching. Clinical or basic research is required. Weekly conferences are combined with nuclear medicine and include a good case conference, weekly seminars and a weekly journal club. Formal classes at the University of Wisconsin in molecular imaging are also available.
The Wisconsin Institutes for Medical Research, contains a wide range of imaging equipment, including a cyclotron and 2 state-of-the-art PET/64 slice CT scanners, as well as small animal imaging equipment, such as micro-PET/CT and micro-CT. A third PET/CT scanner is also available in the hospital. A new PET radiopharmacy just opened for the development of new molecular imaging agents. A state-of-the-art PET/MR scanner is currently in use.
MD or DO required, must be board-eligible/certified in Nuclear Medicine and/or Radiology. Wisconsin Medical License required. Caregiver law applies.
To apply, please go to Jobs At UW, www.jobs.wisc.edu, search for Position Vacancy Listing #91018 and select Apply Now. You will be asked to upload a CV and a Statement of Interest including your career goals and professional plans. You will also need to follow this link https://www.radiology.wisc.edu/education/fellowships/pet/application.php to complete the other application requirements.
Unless confidentiality is requested in writing, information regarding names of applicants must be released upon request. Finalists cannot be guaranteed confidentiality. UW is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer. We promote excellence through diversity and encourage all qualified individuals to apply.
Internal Number: 91018
About University of Wisconsin-Madison Department of Radiology
Solid and secure…
* 97 Faculty, 27 Fellows, 32 Residents, and countless affiliated collaborators and imaging scientists
* A clinical program built on a stable financial base and an endowment developed to help fund our resarch programs
* Acquisition of a new building to house the University of Wisconsin Radiology Research and Education Institute and affiliated research and product development programs
* Faculty with a desire to work with residents and fellows to continually improve the learning experience and to further develop their teaching skills
* A warm, open, and friendly work environment with strong faculty governance
Unique departmental resources…
* Strong Medical Physics collaboration and a close development relationship with major equipment vendors
* State-of-the-art technology in CT, MR, angiography, ultrasound, PACS, and soft-copy interpretation
* Extensive research infrastructure, including grant writing support, media specialists, research nurses, research technologists, and data managers
* New Imaging sciences research: A 50,000 sq ft imaging sciences center equipped with 2 MRIs, 2 CTs, PET/CT scanners, cyclotron, ultrasound, magnetoencephalography, pat...ient care resources, and all small animal imaging
* New GE Signa PET/MRI arrived summer 2015
* New state-of-the art PET cGMP Radiopharmaceutical Production Facility
University of Wisconsin resources…
* 3rd largest research endowment in the United States with nearly $1.2M in funding every year
* Wisconsin Alumni Research Foundation (WARF) – One of world’s leading patent and licensing organizations
University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics…
* 530 bed tertiary care facility
* Consistently named one of the 10 top-performing academic medical centers in the United States by the University Health System Consortium
* Ranked among the top 50 of the nation’s hospitals in seven medical specialties, U.S. News & World Report, “America’s Best Hospitals 2015”
* Named one of the nation's top five leaders in health care quality by University Health Consortuim, earning their 2015 Ambulatory Care Quality and Accountability Leadership Award
American Family Children’s Hospital…
* 87 bed children’s medical and surgical center
* Dedicated PET scanner for pediatric cases
* Warm, family-centered environment that provides everything from preventive health care to highly specialized programs that include a pediatric intensive care unit, an internationally recognized transplant surgery program, a children’s cancer center, a pediatric asthma center and many others
* State-of-the-art pediatric radiology unit with low-dose imaging
* Ranked 2nd in the nation by KLAS in U.S. Children's Hospitals use of Electronic Health Records
* Ranked among the top 50 of the nation’s children’s hospitals in five medical specialties, U.S. News & World Report, “America’s Best Children’s Hospitals 2015”
Madison and Dane County, Wisconsin
Friendly, fun, fascinating…
* The only American city built on an isthmus between two lakes, which provides a beautiful setting and many recreational opportunities, and places us among the fittest cities in the USA
* Consistently rated as one of the best places to live in the country for quality of schools, safety, housing affordability, standard of living, health, and work force employability