department of radiology
Neuroradiology Fellowship Program
Neuroradiology Fellowship Application Information
Policy and Procedure for Fellow Selection
|Neuroradiology Fellowship Application Information
Thank you very much for your interest in our Diagnostic Neuroradiology Fellowship Program at Temple University Hospital.
To support your application, please provide the following materials:
- Completed application (pdf, 22 KB)
- Curriculum Vitae
- Personal statement
- Medical school transcript(s)
- Letters of recommendation (3), including one from your residency program director.
Once the materials have been received we will make arrangements for an interview. Please note that Temple participates in the National Resident Match Program.
If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact us. Our fellowship coordinator’s contact information is:
E. Diane Davis
Department of Diagnostic Radiology
Temple University Hospital
1316 Ontario Street
Philadelphia, PA 19140
Again, thank you for your interest in our program. I hope we will be able to help you in achieving your career goals.
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|Policy and Procedure for Fellow Selection
1. Only applicants who are eligible for entry into American College of Graduate Medical Education (ACGME) approved graduate medical education (GME) programs shall be selected for appointment as residents in Temple University Hospital ACGME-approved fellowship programs. Any additional eligibility requirements required by an individual ACGME Fellowship Review Committee shall be followed by the corresponding Temple University Hospital GME program.
Eligible candidates shall include:
a. Graduates of medical schools in the United States and Canada accredited by the Liaison Committee on Medical Education (LCME).
b. Graduates of colleges of osteopathic medicine in the United States accredited by the American Osteopathic Association (AOA).
c. Graduates of medical schools outside the United States and Canada who meet one of the following qualifications:
i. Have received a currently valid certificate from the Educational Commission for Foreign Medical Graduates (ECFMG), or
ii. Have a full and unrestricted license to practice medicine in a U.S. licensing jurisdiction.
d. Graduates of medical schools outside the United States who have completed a Fifth Pathway program provided by an LCME-accredited medical school. Details of the requirements Fifth Pathway programs can be found in the ACGME Directory of Graduate Medical Education (Green Book).
2. GME Programs shall select among eligible applicants on the basis of the applicant’s educational preparation for graduate medical education; ability; aptitude; academic credentials; communication and interpersonal skills; and personals qualities such as motivation, integrity, and positive fit with the culture of the organization and/or medical specialty/subspecialty.
3. At the time of entry into the fellowship training program, the candidate must be a citizen of the United States or hold a visa which is acceptable for graduate medical education. The policies of the United States Immigration and Naturalization Service, the ECFMG, and the ACGME shall be used to determine what constitutes appropriate visa status.
4. At the time of entry into the fellowship training program, the fellow must possess a valid graduate medical training license issued by the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania. A fellow who does not possess a valid graduate training license can not perform patient care activities.
5. Where applicable, it is strongly suggested that fellow selection should be made through the National Resident Matching Program (NRMP). The rules that govern NRMP participation for both matched and unmatched positions shall be followed. GME Programs that participate in alternative matching programs shall follow the rules governing those programs.
a. Applicants shall be selected without regard to race, color, sex, age, religion, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, veteran or marital status.
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