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Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles

Fellowship Director: Joseph Giaconi, MD
Fellowship Director Email: joseph.giaconi@cshs.org
Fellowship Coordinator: Debbie Kenneybrew
Fellowship Coordinator Email: Debbie.Kenneybrew@cshs.org
Address:

8700 Beverly Blvd.
Taper Bldg., M335
Los Angeles, CA 90048

Telephone Number: 310-423-4454
Fax Number: 310-423-8335
ACGME Accreditation: Yes
Teaching Faculty:

Total Skeletal Radiology Faculty: 3
Society of Skeletal Radiology Members: 3
International Skeletal Society: 0

Clinical Training Offered:

Radiography, Computed Tomography, MR, Arthrography, Imaging-guided interventional procedures, MSK US

Additional Information:

Accreditation Number: 4260521015
Positions Offered: 1 fellowship position available
Duration: One year
Application Information: No deadline Candidates must be currently enrolled in or have completed a diagnostic radiology residency in a program accredited by the ACGME; there are no exceptions. Forward by e-mail: CV, 2 letters of recommendation (one must be from the program director), personal statement, and color-passport sized photo.

RadNet Northern California Fellowship Program

Fellowship Director: David W. Stoller, MD, FACR
Fellowship Director Email: david.stoller@radnet.com
Fellowship Coordinator: Rosa Lewis
Fellowship Coordinator Email: rlewis@radnet.com
Address:

3440 California St.
San Francisco, CA 94118

Telephone Number: (415) 922-6767
Fax Number: (415) 563-0468
ACGME Accreditation: No
Teaching Faculty:

Total Skeletal Radiology Faculty: 1
Society of Skeletal Radiology Members: n/a
International Skeletal Society Members: 1

Clinical Training Offered:

Orthopaedic imaging sports medicine with emphasis on 3T including exposure to MR arthrography, CT and checklist interpretive approach. Exceptional spectrum of MR orthopaedic pathology.

Additional Information:

Access to Stoller’s Comprehensive Tutorial in Musculoskeletal Imaging and Mini Fellowship workshop courses

Santa Barbara Cottage Hospital/RadNet Southern California Fellowship Program

Fellowship Director: John Crues, MD, MS
Fellowship Director Email: crues@radnet.com
Fellowship Coordinator: Rosa Lewis
Fellowship Coordinator Email: rosa.orellana@radnet.com
Address: 1510 Cotner Avenue Los Angeles, CA 90025
Telephone Number: (310) 445-2843
Fax Number: (310) 966-8553
ACGME Accreditation: No
Teaching Faculty:

Total Skeletal Radiology Faculty: Radiology: 5
Society of Skeletal Radiology Members: 1
International Skeletal Society Members: 2

Clinical Training Offered:

Three positions as fellows in musculoskeletal imaging

Additional Information:

We are affiliated with the Kerlan-Jobe Sports Medicine Fellowship at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, the Cottage Hospital Radiology Residency in Santa Barbara, CA, and with the Northern California Radnet Musculoskeletal Fellowship Program

Stanford University School of Medicine

Fellowship Director: Sandip Biswal, MD
Fellowship Director Email: biswal@stanford.edu
Fellowship Coordinator: Dianna Ziehm
Fellowship Coordinator Email: dziehm@stanford.edu
Address:

Department of Radiology Division of Musculoskeletal Imaging, Rm. S-056
300 Pasteur Drive
Stanford, CA 94305

Telephone Number: (650) 725-8018
Fax Number: (650) 725-7296
ACGME Accreditation: No
Teaching Faculty:

Total Skeletal Radiology Faculty: 5
Society of Skeletal Radiology Members: 2
International Skeletal Society: 1

Clinical Training Offered:

Radiography, Magnetic Resonance Imaging, Computed Tomography, Arthrography, Tenography, Interventional Sports Medicine Imaging, Ultrasound

Additional Information:

Positions Offered: 3
Duration: 12 months
Application Deadline: October 5 – November 30, 2018.
Other: Active research program in novel MRI techniques and interventional musculoskeletal imaging. Collaboration with the GE ASL West Laboratory and the Lucas Center for MRSI allows for research experience in high field MRI. Also, developing research programs which utilize PET-CT and Informatics to study musculoskeletal diseases.

Assistant Fellowship Director
Robert D. Boutin, MD
Clinical Professor
boutin@stanford.edu

University of California, Davis

Fellowship Director: Cyrus Bateni, MD
Fellowship Director Email: cpbateni@UCDAVIS.EDU
Fellowship Coordinator: Seema Prasad
Fellowship Coordinator Email: srpprasad@ucdavis.edu
Address:

4860 Y Street, Suite 3100
Department of Radiology
Sacramento, CA 95817

Telephone Number: 916-703-2273
Fax Number:
ACGME Accreditation: No
Teaching Faculty:

Total Skeletal Radiology Faculty: 9
Society of Skeletal Radiology Members: 7
International Skeletal Society Members: 2

Clinical Training Offered:

Radiography, Computed Tomography, MR, Arthrography, Imaging-guided interventional procedures, MSK US

Additional Information:

Positions Offered: 3 fellowship positions
Duration: 12 months
Application Deadline: None Application
Contact: Cyrus Bateni, MD (Fellowship Director) 4860 Y Street, Suite 3100 Department of Radiology Sacramento, CA 95817.
Telephone: 916-703-2273
Application Instructions: Please email all application materials to the fellowship director (cpbateni@ucdavis.edu). A completed application would include the following: the SSR Common Application form, personal statement, USMLE scores, photo, and 3 letters of recommendation. Applicants should have their letter writers send the letters of recommendation separately. Particular highlights of our fellowship include the breadth of musculoskeletal imaging, strong procedural volumes, dedicated fellow lectures, and elective time. Internal moonlighting opportunities are also available. See our website for further information. https://health.ucdavis.edu/radiology/education/fellowship_msk.html

University of California, Irvine School of Medicine

Fellowship Director: Hiroshi Yoshioka
Fellowship Director Email: hiroshi@uci.edu
Fellowship Coordinator: Shelley Mueller
Fellowship Coordinator Email: Mueller2@hs.uci.edui
Address:

Department of Radiological Sciences University of California Irvine Medical Center
101 The City Drive South Rte 140
Orange, CA 92686

Telephone Number: 714-509-2802
Fax Number: 714-456-6832
ACGME Accreditation: No
Teaching Faculty:

Total Skeletal Radiology Faculty: 3
Society of Skeletal Radiology Members: 3
International Skeletal Society: 1

Clinical Training Offered:

Radiography, Computed Tomography, Magnetic Resonance Imaging, Arthrography, Image Guided Interventional Procedures

Additional Information:

Program Co-Directors: Joseph E. Burns, M.D., Ph.D.; Hiroshi Yoshioka, M.D., Ph.D.
Positions Offered: 2
Duration: 12 months
Application Deadline: Please contact our Education Manager, Shane Wong, at shane.wong@uci.edu.
Other: We are pleased to announce that we are currently accepting applications for a one year Musculoskeletal Radiology Fellowship position in the Department of Radiological Sciences at the University of California, Irvine Medical Center. For further information, please see our website at the web address listed above.

University of California, Irvine-Long Beach Veterans Administration Hospital

Fellowship Director: Farzad Rezai, MD
Fellowship Director Email: Farzad.Rezai3@va.gov
Fellowship Coordinator: Vidal Garcia
Fellowship Coordinator Email: Vidal.Garcia@va.gov
Address:

5901 East 7th Street
Long Beach, CA 90822

Telephone Number: 714-456-6579
Fax Number: 714-456-6832
ACGME Accreditation: No
Teaching Faculty:

Total Skeletal Radiology Faculty: 2
Society of Skeletal Radiology Members: 1
International Skeletal Society Members: 0

Clinical Training Offered:

The program provides experience in image-guided interventional orthopaedic procedures, including arthrography, joint aspiration, soft tissue and bone biopsy techniques and orthopaedic pain management procedures (fluoroscopic and ultrasound guided steroid and anesthetic injections). Experience is available in vertebroplasty. Advanced training is provided in interpretation of musculoskeletal radiography, CT and MRI. Elective time can be arranged for the MSK fellow to learn neuro and body MRI from fellowship trained experts in these subspecialties as well.

Additional Information:

This one-year fellowship is primarily supervised by two fellowship trained musculoskeletal radiologists (Farzad Rezai MD and Andrew Chang MD) who are known for their teaching excellence. Musculoskeletal Radiology fellowships at the University of California Irvine are at the level of Health Sciences Clinical Instructor, and one position is based at Long Beach Veterans Administration. This position will have the benefits and privileges through the University of California, Irvine. Each month, eight UC Irvine Radiology residents rotate through the Tibor Rubin Long Beach VA Medical Center. The fellows will participate in the teaching of UC Irvine residents and medical students, actively participate in interdisciplinary conferences, and take an active part in the ongoing research projects and publications.

University of California, Los Angeles

Fellowship Director: Benjamin Plotkin, M.D.
Fellowship Director Email: BPlotkin@mednet.ucla.edu
Fellowship Coordinator: Bianca Pham
Fellowship Coordinator Email: BVPham@mednet.ucla.edu
Address:

Bianca Pham Fellowship Coordinator
UCLA Radiology 
757 Westwood Plaza, Suite 1638
Los Angeles, CA 90095

Telephone Number: (310) 267-8796
Fax Number: (310) 267-2059
ACGME Accreditation: No
Teaching Faculty:

Total Skeletal Radiology Faculty: 4
Society of Skeletal Radiology Members: 3
International Skeletal Society: 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:

Please visit the UCLA MSK Imaging Fellowship website for updated information: https://www.uclahealth.org/radiology/msk-fellowship

If you have any questions, please contact Fellowship Coordinator, Bianca Pham.

University of California, San Diego

Fellowship Director: Evelyne Fliszar, MD
Fellowship Director Email: efliszar@health.ucsd.edu
Fellowship Coordinator: Blanca Gonzalez
Fellowship Coordinator Email: b3gonzalez@health.ucsd.edu
Address:

9500 Gilman Drive, mail code 0834
La Jolla, CA 92093

Telephone Number: (619)-471-3339
Fax Number: (619)-543-2960
ACGME Accreditation: No
Teaching Faculty:

Total Skeletal Radiology Faculty: 6
Society of Skeletal Radiology Members: 4
International Skeletal Society Members: 5
Total Bone Faculty: 11

Clinical Training Offered:

Radiography, Computed Tomography (CT), Bone Mineral Densitometry, Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI), Arthrography, Imaging-Guided Biopsy, Interventional (epidural nerve block, facet injection, etc.), Musculoskeletal Sonography

Additional Information:

Positions Offered: 5
Duration: 12 months
Application Deadline: Interviewing September - January

University of California, San Francisco

Fellowship Director: Rina Patel, MD
Fellowship Director Email: rina.patel@ucsf.edu
Fellowship Coordinator: Sora Kang
Fellowship Coordinator Email: sora.kang@ucsf.edu
Address:

513 Parnassus Avenue, Rm S257 Box 0628
San Francisco, CA 94117

Telephone Number: (415) 476-1575
Fax Number: (415) 476-0616
ACGME Accreditation: No
Teaching Faculty:

Total Skeletal Radiology Faculty: 5
Society of Skeletal Radiology Members: 5
International Skeletal Society Members: 2

Clinical Training Offered:

Radiography, Computed Tomography (CT), Bone Mineral Densitometry, Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI), Arthrography, Ultrasound, Tumor biopsy, Spine Injections, Radiofrequency Ablation

Additional Information:

Positions Offered: 4
Duration: 1 year
Application Deadline: Please email Melinda Parangan-Chu (above) or visit the following website: http://radiology.ucsf.edu/education/fellowships/clinical/musculoskeletal The clinical musculoskeletal fellowship program at UCSF encompasses all aspects of musculoskeletal radiology. The fellowship is of one year duration and four fellows are selected each year. There is a close relationship between the MSK section and referring orthopedists and rheumatologists. The fellowship includes rotations through the UCSF Parnassus campus and the UCSF Orthopedic Institute at Mission Bay, which has a large Sports Medicine Clinic. The fellowship includes a significant volume of joint MRIs, outpatient and inpatient musculoskeletal imaging, as well as spine, pediatric musculoskeletal imaging, rheumatology, and bone tumors. Additionally, a significant volume of musculoskeletal interventions are performed by the fellows, including joint arthrography, steroid injections, bone biopsies, radiofrequency ablations of osteoid osteomas, and various ultrasound-guided procedures. Diagnostic and procedural musculoskeletal ultrasound is also offered. Conferences include sports medicine, tumor board, rheumatology, journal club, morbidity and mortality, and metabolic. Opportunity for fellows to teach UCSF medical students and residents. Additional active, extramurally funded clinical research group in rheumatology, osteoporosis, orthopedics, MR imaging. Additional research experience can be gained working with MQIR. Applications will be reviewed starting October 1st and interviews will offered for January and February

University of Southern California

Fellowship Director: Anderanik Tomasian, MD
Fellowship Director Email: Anderanik.Tomasian@med.usc.edu
Fellowship Coordinator: Kevin Pacheco
Fellowship Coordinator Email: Kevin.Pacheco@med.usc.edu
Address:

Kevin Pacheco, Musculoskeletal Imaging and Intervention Fellowship Program Coordinator, University of Southern California,

1520 San Pablo Street Los Angeles, CA 90033

Telephone Number: (323) 865-9914
Fax Number: (323) 865-5565
ACGME Accreditation: No
Teaching Faculty:

Total Skeletal Radiology Faculty: 5
Society of Skeletal Radiology Members: 3
International Skeletal Society Members: 1

Clinical Training Offered:

Radiography, Computed Tomography (CT), Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI), Ultrasound, Injections, Biopsy, Bone Tumor Radiofrequency Ablation and Cryoablation

Additional Information:

Positions Offered: 2

Duration: 12 months

Please visit the USC Musculoskeletal Imaging and Intervention Fellowship web page for updated information:

http://keck.usc.edu/musculoskeletal-radiology-division/training-education/fellowship-program/