Program Resident Education
Harvard EUS Fellowship at Mass General Brigham
Resident Education Experience
Average Number of US
Varies per resident. Each resident is encouraged to scan as much as possible. Ranges from 100-200 in a 4-week block.
Is there a dedicated US month?
4 weeks as a PGY-1
Is there an US elective?
Yes. Available to PGY-3/4. Also offered to 4th year HMS students.
Number of Residents who went on to become US fellows:
Number of hours Hands-on (i.e. scan shifts)
Number of hours Image Review
Number of hours didactics
In their rotations, residents receive a weekly total of about 24 hours of scanning, image review, and didactics directly supervised by ultrasound directors and fellows. The remainder of the time is spent scanning indepedently.