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

New York - Rochester
Rochester General Hospital Program
3 months dedicated in R3 for CORE exam
ESIR, expanding IR division with good funding
AIRP fully funded
Independent IR residency available
High volume, strong in MSK
Not alot of research
Weak on peds (done at strong), Cardiothoracic
J-1 and H-1B