Program summaries should include information you have learned about a program, for example:

  • impressions of the PD, APDs, other faculty/attendings
  • impressions of the residents
  • culture of the program, pressure on residents to read quickly
  • exposure to procedures, how do readouts work, moonlighting available etc.
  • hospital characteristics: size, trauma, pediatric exposure, community/academic/mixed etc.
  • types/number of spots available, ESIR available
  • fellowship matches

Program Summaries

California - Stanford
Stanford Health Care-Sponsored Stanford University Program
Overall: top 10 in country (Doximity reputation)
Aunt Minnie Best Radiologist Training Program 2019 semifinalist
Hospital: U.S. News 2019-20 Best Hospitals Honor Roll
Program size: 12 positions per class (9 DR, 3 IR/DR, ESIR available)
Diagnostic Radiology NIH funding FY 2018: $53 million (#2 rank)
Salary 2019 PGY-2: $71856; $7200/year housing stipend, $1000 cell phone allowance, $2000 annual educational allowance, one-time $3000 moving allowance, 1% annual bonus on completion of quality improvement project; medical, dental, vision, long-term disability provided; medical license and DEA license fees reimbursed