University of Texas Houston McGovern Medical School
The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston
Diagnostic and Interventional Imaging Department
6431 Fannin St., MSB 2.103b
Houston, TX 77030
Total Skeletal Radiology Faculty: 9
Society of Skeletal Radiology Members: 4
International Skeletal Society Members: 0
SPORTS, ORTHOPEDIC AND EMERGENCY IMAGING FELLOWSHIP - To train Fellows to become efficient, practical, and highly skilled in the multimodality imaging of sports related injuries including conventional radiography, CT, arthography, ultrasound and MRI. Image guided intervention including radiography, CT and ultrasound guided musculoskeletal therapeutic procedures including fenestrations, steroid injections and PRP (Platelets Rich Plasma) - To train Fellows to become efficient, practical, and highly skilled in the preoperative workup and postoperative imaging of orthopedic patients including the recognition of possible complications using a multimodality approach. - To train Fellows to become efficient, practical, and highly skilled in the imaging of the acutely injured and ill patients. - To train fellows to become competent in Sports, Orthopedic, and Emergency Imaging by teaching one-on-one at the workstation and during procedures, and also by lectures and case conferences. - The Fellow's responsibilities will be commensurate with their level of training and experience and will increase as the year progresses. - To provide the Fellows with experience to interact with athletes including major league basketball and football teams, acutely ill, and traumatized patients and their physicians. - To provide the opportunity for scholarly activity, including presentations at conferences, lectures and clinical research. Sports, Orthopedic, and Emergency Imaging: Fellows spend a total of two four week blocks on Emergency and Trauma Imaging rotation. Nine four week blocks are spent on the Musculoskeletal Imaging rotation. One four week block will be spent in the world famous MD Anderson cancer center Musculoskeletal department. Up to two four week blocks are available for electives
The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, as an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer, seeks to attract qualified individuals of diverse backgrounds to its faculty, staff and student body. Accordingly, UT-Houston does not discriminate against any individual on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, national or ethnic origin, age, disability, or veteran status in admissions, educational programs, or employment of faculty or staff.
Positions Offered: 1
Duration: 12 months
Other: In conjunction with the Ironman Institute for Sports Medicine at Memorial Hermann Hospital – Texas Medical Center ,this fellowship is well-suited for applicants interested in the imaging and management of a broad range of injured patients as it includes experience in one of the nation’s largest trauma centers and experience in one of the largest sports medicine institutes.
University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center
1400 Pressler Street, Unit 1476
Houston, TX 77030
Total Skeletal Radiology Faculty: 15
Society of Skeletal Radiology Members: 8
International Skeletal Society Members: 6
Please note: ACGME Accreditation is Pending. The University of Texas M. D. Anderson Cancer Center is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, religion, disability, or veteran status except where such distinction is required by law. All positions at The University of Texas M. D. Anderson Cancer Center are security sensitive and subject to examination of criminal history record information. Smoke-free environment.
Positions Offered: 2
Duration: 12 months