Program Resident Education
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