Selection of Pediatric Radiology Fellows


In order to be considered for the program, applicants must meet the following criteria:

  • Must be able to provide proof of completion of a LCME – approved U.S. or Canadian Medical School, or AOA accredited Osteopathic Medical School.
  • Satisfactory completion of a diagnostic radiology residency program accredited by the ACGME or the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada.
  • Must be able to provide proof of passing USMLE steps 1, 2, 3 to the program director and GME office.

International Medical Graduates

International Medical Graduates:

  • Must a have valid Educational Commission for Foreign Medical Graduates (ECFMG) certificate and should have satisfactorily completed a diagnostic radiology residency position in an ACGME accredited or Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada.
  • Must be able to provide proof of passing USMLE steps 1, 2, 3 to the program director and GME office.

Visa Status

Visa status for International Medical Graduates must fall within the following categories:

  • Eligible to seek J-1 visa
  • Permanent resident or Alien status (i.e., “Green Card”)

In accordance with University of Tennessee Graduate Medical Education guidelines, this program does not sponsor fellows for “H” type visas.

Selection Criteria

Application information includes the following criteria:

  • Application Form (MS Word format)
  • CV
  • Medical school transcripts
  • List of publications, if any
  • USMLE Scores (steps 1-3)
  • ECFMG certificate, (if International Medical Graduate)
  • 3 letters of recommendation
  • Personal statement about interest in Pediatric Radiology (1 page)
  • Photo

Interviews are by invitation. Selected applicants will be contacted with potential interview dates.

Applications for the academic year beginning July 1, 2011 will be accepted September 2010 – February 2011.

For more information please contact the program coordinator:

Leeanna Irwin
Le Bonheur Children’s Hospital
50 N. Dunlap
Memphis, TN 38103
Phone: 901-287-5265
Fax: 901-287-5302