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Albert Einstein College of Medicine Montefiore Medical Center
Fellowship Director:
Beverly Thornhill, MD
Fellowship Director Email: bthornhi@montefiore.org Fellowship Coordinator: Emily Ofrias
Fellowship Coordinator Email:
eofrias@montefiore.org
Address:

Dr. Beverly Thornhill
c/o Emily Ofrias

Montefiore Medical Center
Department of Radiology
111 East 210th Street
Bronx, NY 10467
Attn:  MSK Fellowship

Telephone Number: (718) 920-5506 Fax Number: (718) 798-7983 Website: http://www.montefiore.org/musculoskeletal-imaging-fellowship ACGME Accreditation: Yes
Teaching Faculty:
Total Skeletal Radiology Faculty: 7 Society of Skeletal Radiology Members: 6 International Skeletal Society Members: 1
Clinical Training Offered:
The program includes all aspects of musculoskeletal (MSK) imaging: MRI, CT, Radiography, Bone Densitometry, Nuclear Imaging, and Musculoskeletal Ultrasound. Interventional procedures include bone and soft tissue biopsies, and fluoroscopy, CT and US guided joint/bursa/tendon sheath injections for pain management and MR/CT arthrography. Multidisciplinary conferences are held with orthopaedics and rheumatology. The MSK service also shares close clinical relationships with podiatry, pathology and physical medicine/rehabilitation.
Additional Information:

Accreditation number: 4263521002 Positions Offered:1 Duration: 12 months.  Montefiore Medical Center is a large metropolitan health system including 3 full service hospitals and numerous outpatient sites in the Bronx with additional facilities in Westchester County; our imaging equipment is state-of-the-art.  We serve a diverse population with a remarkable spectrum of adult and pediatric conditions. Fellowship applicants are asked to provide an updated CV, personal statement, common application and 3 letters of recommendation.  Albert Einstein College of Medicine/Montefiore Medical Center will recruit through the MSK Fellowship Match Program starting in 2018 (for the 2020/2021 academic year); information about the match and proposed match timeline, and a link to the common application can be found at: https://skeletalrad.org/msk-fellowship-match-timeline.  All applications are coordinated by Emily Ofrias: eofrias@montefiore.org  Montefiore is an equal opportunity employer. 

Hofstra Northwell School of Medicine
Fellowship Director:
Ralph Milillo, MD
Fellowship Director Email: RMilillo@northwell.edu Fellowship Coordinator: Carol Magid Greene
Fellowship Coordinator Email:
CarolMG@northwell.edu
Address:

300 Community Drive
Manhasset, NY 11030

Telephone Number: 516-562-4797 Fax Number: 516-562-4794 Website: https://professionals.northwell.edu/graduate-medical-education/fellowship-musculoskeletal-radiology-northwell-health ACGME Accreditation: Yes
Teaching Faculty:
Total Skeletal Radiology Faculty: 10 Society of Skeletal Radiology Members: 10 International Skeletal Society Members: 2
Clinical Training Offered:
The Department of Radiology at Northwell Health offers a fellowship training program in musculoskeletal radiology. The Musculoskeletal Imaging Fellowship is designed to give clinicians with prior residency training in diagnostic radiology advanced education in all aspects of musculoskeletal imaging, including: CT, MRI, Radiography, Bone densitometry, Nuclear imaging and Diagnostic musculoskeletal ultrasound. The program is run through North Shore University Hospital and associated outpatient imaging centers on Long Island. Our fellow will train with the latest state-of-the-art technology available at these centers.
Additional Information:

The curriculum for the fellowship includes:

  • Sports medicine
  • Rheumatology
  • Diagnostic and therapeutic interventional radiology (including spine)
  • Nuclear medicine
  • Orthopedic oncology
  • Musculoskeletal ultrasound

The program admits one fellow annually. Applicants should send their documents to Carol Magid Greene via email at CarolMG@northwell.edu.

Trainees must have completed an ACGME-accredited diagnostic radiology residency training program and be either licensed in New York state or eligible for a license.

We are in compliance with the MSK match detailed on the SSR website. Please refer to the skeletal society of radiology fellowship section for additional details.

Essential application information includes:

  • Universal application
  • Curriculum vitae
  • USMLE or COMLEX transcript
  • Medical school diploma, final transcript and performance evaluation
  • Personal statement
  • Internship certificate
  • Three letters of recommendation, including one from your current program director and one from the MSK department.

ECFMG Status Report, if applicable

Hospital for Special Surgery
Fellowship Director:
Christian Geannette, MD
Fellowship Director Email: GeannetteC@hss.edu Fellowship Coordinator: Liza Morales
Fellowship Coordinator Email:
Moralesli@hss.edu
Address:

Department of Radiology and Imaging Hospital for Special Surgery 535 East 70th Street New York, New York 10021

Telephone Number: (212) 606-1936 Fax Number: (212) 734-7475 Website: https://www.hss.edu/radiology-imaging-musculoskeletal-radiology-fellowship.asp ACGME Accreditation: Yes
Teaching Faculty:
Total Skeletal Radiology Faculty: 22 Society of Skeletal Radiology Members: 9 International Skeletal Society Members: 6
Clinical Training Offered:
Conventional Radiography (X-Ray) Bone Mineral Densitometry Musculoskeletal Ultrasound Computed Tomography (CT) Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) Orthopaedic spine imaging Arthrography Myelography Discography Image-Guided Aspirations and therapeutic injections (all modalities) Image-Guided Bone and Soft-Tissue Biopsies Radiofrequency Ablation of Bone Tumors Neuroimaging Teleradiology
Additional Information:

Positions Offered: 1. General Musculoskeletal (ACGME accredited); 2. Musculoskeletal MRI (non-ACGME accredited) 3. Ultrasound (non- ACGME accredited) Duration: 2019-2020 Application Deadline: Pending Other: The Musculoskeletal Radiology Fellowship at Hospital for Special Surgery is ACGME accredited since 2009 and is the oldest musculoskeletal radiology fellowship program in the country, in existence since 1969. Over 100 Fellows have graduated from our program and can attest to the commitment to train future musculoskeletal radiologists. All of the radiology faculty are committed to education and are locally, nationally and internationally known and regularly participate in both intra- and inter-departmental conferences. They are consistently invited participants to present original research at formal forums and as visiting professors. The Chairman and the Chiefs of all the major modality divisions are recognized globally in the radiology, orthopaedic and rheumatologic communities for their innovative research, imaging expertise and their commitment to teaching. Hospital for Special Surgery is dedicated to the diagnosis and treatment of orthopaedic and rheumatologic conditions. Approximately 350,000 musculoskeletal imaging examinations are performed annually. There is a broad patient mix with referring physicians from sports medicine, arthroplasty, rheumatology, pediatrics and orthopaedic spine specialties. The Department of Radiology & Imaging at Hospital for Special Surgery performs approximately 225,000 musculoskeletal x-rays, 16,000 musculoskeletal ultrasound examinations, including ultrasound-guided procedures, 11,000 special procedures, 13,000 CTs and 40,000 musculoskeletal MRI examinations annually. In addition to state of the art computed radiography (CR) and digital radiography (DR) conventional equipment, there are two state of the art GE CT scanners (64 slice with dual energy and 3D reformatting capabilities) and ten GE high field strength 3T and 1.5T MR units.**NOTE: For the 2020-2021 academic year, the Hospital for Special Surgery will be recruiting it’s radiology fellows through the MSK Radiology Fellowship Match. Application deadline and Interview dates are currently pending.

Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai
Fellowship Director:
Alex Maderazo, MD
Fellowship Director Email: alex.maderazo@mountsinai.org Fellowship Coordinator: Katharina Wang
Fellowship Coordinator Email:
Katharina.wang@mountsinai.org
Address:

Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai
1 Gustave L. Levy Place, Box 1234
New York, NY 10029

Telephone Number: 212-241-1497 Fax Number: Website: http://icahn.mssm.edu/education/residencies-fellowships/list/msh-musculoskeletal-radiology-fellowship ACGME Accreditation: No
Teaching Faculty:
Total Skeletal Radiology Faculty: 4 ; Society of Skeletal Radiology Members: 0 ; International Skeletal Society Members: 0
Clinical Training Offered:
Our one-year fellowship is geared to applicants who are American Board of Radiology certified or eligible. Fellows will gain expertise in all facets of orthopedic imaging including radiography, computerized tomography (CT), magnetic resonance imaging (MRI), ultrasound, and imaging-guided procedures. - - Fellows receive referrals from the Departments of Rehabilitative Medicine, Rheumatology, and Orthopaedics (including Arthroplasty, Oncology, Pediatrics, Spine, Sports Medicine, and Trauma divisions). The MSK team at Mount Sinai routinely performs advanced imaging techniques such as dual energy CT, cartilage-sensitive MRI, and imaging of metallic prostheses. - - Our training program also offers our fellows opportunities to teach, participate in multidisciplinary conferences, and pursue research interests. Clinical investigation is of paramount importance, and we provide dedicated research time and mentorship. - - Mount Sinai Radiology uses state-of-the-art, ACR certified equipment including: • Twelve high field (1.5T, 3T and 7T) MRI systems including a 1.5T GE Optima extremity scanner ; • Eight multislice advanced CT scanners ; • Eleven quality ultrasound systems ; • Four digitally compatible x-ray and fluoroscopic machines ; • Two Positron emission tomography (PET)/CT scanners ; • One PET/MRI hybrid scanner
Additional Information:
NYU Langone Health
Fellowship Director:
Soterios Gyftopoulos, MD
Fellowship Director Email: Soterios.Gyftopoulos@nyumc.org Fellowship Coordinator: Mencia Seri
Fellowship Coordinator Email:
Address:

NYU Center for Biomedical Imaging 333 East 38th street New York, NY 10016

Telephone Number: (212) 263-5381 Fax Number: Website: http://radiology.med.nyu.edu/education/fellowships/non-caq-eligible/musculoskeletal-imaging ACGME Accreditation: Yes
Teaching Faculty:
Total Skeletal Radiology Faculty:15 Society of Skeletal Radiology Members: International Skeletal Society: 8
Clinical Training Offered:
All aspects of musculoskeletal imaging including sports medicine, joint replacement, trauma, tumors, rheumatology and pediatrics are extensively covered. Conventional radiography CT including multi slice CT of spine and extremities MRI of musculoskeletal system including spine, sports injuries, arthritis, nerve imaging and tumors Ultrasonography of musculoskeletal system Bone Densitometry CT and MR arthrography Interventional procedures (CT, fluoroscopically, and ultrasound guided) including bone and soft tissue aspiration and biopsy, diagnostic and therapeutic injections of peripheral joints and spine, discography, and percutaneous tumor ablation.
Additional Information:

Associate Program Director: Gina Ciavarra, MD Positions Offered: 5 Duration: 1 year Application Deadline: Program is out of the match. Applications will be accepted beginning July 1. Interviews will take place at the end of August/early September. Other: Application information (including application form and requirements) - http://radiology.med.nyu.edu/education/fellowships/how-apply Fellowship coordinator: Mencia Seri Tel: 212 263-5381 Fax: 212 263- 6634 Mencia.Seri@nyumc.org

Stony Brook Medicine/University Hospital Program
Fellowship Director:
Elaine Gould, MD
Fellowship Director Email: Elaine.Gould@stonybrookmedicine.edu Fellowship Coordinator: Linda Erickson
Fellowship Coordinator Email:
sbuh_radiol@stonybrookmedicine.edu
Address:

Department of Radiology Stony Brook University Medical Center HSC, Level 4, Room 120 Stony Brook, NY 11794-8460

Telephone Number: (631) 444-2484 Fax Number: (631) 444-3926 Website: http://www.stonybrookmedicalcenter.org/radiology/mskfellowship ACGME Accreditation: Yes
Teaching Faculty:
Total Skeletal Radiology Faculty: 6 Society of Skeletal Radiology Members: 3 International Skeletal Society Members: 3
Clinical Training Offered:
Radiography Computed Tomography (CT) Bone Mineral Densitometry (DEXA) Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) Musculoskeletal System including extremities, spine, tumor imaging, trauma, including MRA/MRV Arthrography/CT Arthrography/MR Arthrography Imaging-Guided Biopsy Interventional-Guided Biopsy Interventional (including therapeutic injections) Nuclear Bone Imaging/CT PET Sonography
Additional Information:

Accreditation Number: 4263521011 Positions Offered: 1 Duration: 12 months Application Deadline: Rolling admissions for next available fellowship position commencing July 1, 2017. Applications are being accepted beginning May 1, 2015. Other: The SUNY at Stony Brook Program (State University of New York) has an opening for one Musculoskeletal Radiology Fellow per year in our ACGME-accredited fellowship. The institution is a Level 1 Trauma Center and is part of the State University of New York, Stony Brook Campus. In addition to active involvement in procedural and technical aspects of musculoskeletal imaging, there is ample volume and exposure to trauma, sports, tumor, joint replacements, wrist/hand, elbow, knee, shoulder, hip, spine, sonography, pediatric imaging and rheumatology. Fellow has dedicated protected time to pursue scholarly activities, research and particular areas of interest. The department has 6 musculoskeletal radiologists with varied subspecialty and/or research interests in addition to 52 clinical faculty, 12 research faculty and 24 radiology residents. We perform in excess of 350,000 exams per year in our 624-bed teaching hospital. The Fellow also actively participates at our imaging center. We have 6 CT scanners, PET CT, PET MRI, in addition to 3 1.5 T MR units, a 3T MRI, a 1 T open MRI in addition to a 3 T MR on our main campus. There are 6 ultrasound units with up-to-date software. There is on-going construction of a new research center, pediatric hospital and an additional outpatient imaging center scheduled to be completed in 2016. The hospital has residencies and fellowships in many clinical services. As a major academic center within the school of medicine, this fellow will interact with our full-time orthopedic surgery department as well as orthopedic residents, hand surgery fellows, PM& R residents, rheumatology fellows, emergency department and medical students and research faculty. There is an excellent variety of cases and pathology. Biostatistics services are available. Stony Brook is a beautiful campus with easy access to New York City and eastern Long Island. In addition to the cultural opportunities offered at the university, which include a well-known film festival, comedy festival, and The Staller Center for the Arts, Stony Brook is close to many leisure activities offered by the Hamptons as well as New York City. All applications are coordinated by Linda Erickson sbuh_radiol@stonybrookmedicine.edu. For any additional information regarding the Fellowship, please contact Linda Erickson or one of our musculoskeletal faculty.

University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry
Fellowship Director:
Scott Schiffman
Fellowship Director Email: scott_schiffman@urmc.rochester.edu Fellowship Coordinator: Dawn Mulcock
Fellowship Coordinator Email:
Dawn_Mulcock@urmc.rochester.edu
Address:

University of Rochester Medical Center
Department of Imaging Sciences 
601 Elmwood Avenue - Box 648
Rochester, NY  14642

 

Telephone Number: (585) 273-5476 Fax Number: (585) 273-1033 Website: http://www.urmc.rochester.edu/radiology/education/fellowships/prospective/musculoskeletal_imaging.cfm ACGME Accreditation: Yes
Teaching Faculty:
Total Skeletal Radiology Faculty: 7 Society of Skeletal Radiology Members: 5 International Skeletal Society Members: 2
Clinical Training Offered:
Radiography Computed Tomography (CT) Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) Arthrography/joint injections Image-guided Biopsy and RF ablation Musculoskeletal Ultrasound
Additional Information:

Due to our orthopedic department being a major referral center for musculoskeletal tumors the fellowship offers a rich mix of sports injury and orthopedic oncologic imaging. Positions Offered: 3 Duration: 12 Months Application Deadline: Program is participating in the fellowship match. Applications are due by December and interviews will occur from December through March.