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

Washington - Seattle
University of Washington Program
Aunt Minnie Best Radiologist Training Program 2019 semifinalist
Diagnostic Radiology NIH funding FY 2018: $12 million (#15 rank)
Setting: Seattle ranked #3 in Niche 2019 Best Cities for Young Professionals

Harborview is VERY busy and you get to see tons of pathology from the WWAMI states.

PD and APDs were approachable and supportive.

The IR program is very strong
Just something to think about (apparently many residents are unhappy in the hospital):
https://www.thenation.com/article/medical-strike-seattle/
Yes, Call assistant $40/hr starting December of PGY2, protocol studies from home $75 for 1 hr starting late PGY3
J-1 only