Program Resident Education
Medical College of Wisconsin
Resident Education Experience
Average Number of US
Residents graduate with a minimum of 150 clinically indicated scans and often far exceed this number.
Is there a dedicated US month?
Yes. First & third year residents are paired together and spend 1 month on a combined ultrasound rotation along with clinical shifts at the Clement J. Zablocki VA Medical Center. Residents scan independently and with ultrasound faculty at Froedtert Hospital, VA Medical Center and Children's Hospital of Wisconsin.
Is there an US elective?
Number of Residents who went on to become US fellows:
Number of hours Hands-on (i.e. scan shifts)
10 scan shifts per month.
Number of hours Image Review
2 hours of dedicated image review a week.
Number of hours didactics
Ultrasound didactics are provided to residents during their dedicated ultrasound month and are integrated into residency grand rounds.
Ultrasound Journal Club occurs monthly.