Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta, in collaboration with Emory University School of Medicine, offers a one-year, ACGME-certified pediatric radiology fellowship. We are dedicated to providing a comprehensive program for training fellows in pediatric radiology.
We want to train qualified radiologists to be highly competent in all aspects of pediatric imaging in order to serve children in their communities, whether it is in an academic or private practice setting.
The one-year rotation includes:
- Body MRI
- Body CT
- Cardiac CT
- Fetal MRI
- Interventional radiology
- Musculoskeletal imaging
- Nuclear medicine, including PET, MIGB therapy and thyroid ablation
- Ultrasound, including contrast enhanced ultrasound
Fellows are closely supervised by Children’s faculty, board-certified pediatric radiologists with MOC qualifications, as well as subspecialists in neuroradiology, interventional radiology and musculoskeltal radiology.
Fellow receive one half day of academic time per week. Each fellow completes as least one academic project during the course of their fellowship training. Fellows will also present at the Society for Pediatric Radiology (SPR) and Radiology Society of North America (RSNA) among other meetings.
Training is enhanced by an organized curriculum comprising of a variety of conferences offered throughout the year.
- Weekly: Surgery and Radiology Conference, Didactic Surgery Conference
- Monthly: Interdepartmental Conference with surgery, pathology, neurosurgery, gastroenterology, oncology, orthopedics and rheumatology
Additionally, all fellows receive a stipend that includes funding to attend the annual meeting of the Society of Pediatric Radiology.
Our program is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education (ACGME).
How to Apply
Download a copy of our application form and email it along with your CV, personal statement, transcript and three letters of recommendation to Paula Dickson, MD, Fellowship Program Director. Direct inquires to Dr. Dickson or Stacy Palmer, Fellowship Program Coordinator.
Our fellowship program accepts applications beginning Aug. 1. Interviews begin Nov. 1.