Albany Medical Center

Resident Education Experience

Average Number of US

Is there a dedicated US month?

Yes- Anesthesia/Ultrasound (PGY1) during the first half of the year.

Is there an US elective?

Yes-PGY3.

Number of Residents who went on to become US fellows:

4

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

60 hrs in addition to hands-on simulation workshops (14+hrs).

Number of hours Image Review

Not a required part of residency.

Number of hours didactics

Over 14 hrs of individualized hands on instruction. Web-based didactic curriculum.

Other Information

Didactic curriculum available at: http://www.edultrasound.org/amc/

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