University of Pittsburgh Medical Center

Resident Education Experience

Average Number of US

Is there a dedicated US month?

8 weeks of ultrasound experience during the 1st and 2nd years of residency

Is there an US elective?

Yes, available to 3rd year residents.

Number of Residents who went on to become US fellows:

3 from the graduating class of 2013 and 1 from the graduating class of 2014

Number of hours Hands-on (i.e. scan shifts)

Nearly every scan shift the residents are scheduled for is with a member of the ultrasound faculty or the ultrasound fellow.

Number of hours Image Review

Number of hours didactics

Other Information