Program Resident Education
Jacobi Medical Center
Resident Education Experience
Average Number of US
Varies per resident. Each resident is encouraged to scan as much as possible. Average is about 500.
Is there a dedicated US month?
Is there an US elective?
Number of Residents who went on to become US fellows:
Anthony Weekes 1997 - RDMS, Jill Corbo 1998 - RDMS, Jessica Wang 2000 - RDMS, Daniel Theodoro 2001 - North Shore University Hospital (Manhasset, NY | First ultrasound fellow in the country), Tesfa Young 2002 - RDMS, Joseph Novic 2009 - RDMS, Andrew Shannon 2009 - Louisiana State University, Mikaela Chilstrom 2009 - Kings County, Sam Ayala 2013 - Brooklyn Methodist, Jennifer Norton 2014 - Jacobi Medical Center, Tina Sundaram 2015 - Cook County, Orinthia King 2015 - Brooklyn Methodist, Yana Delkhah 2016 - Brooklyn Methodist, Michael Halperin 2018 - Massachusetts General Hospital
Number of hours Hands-on (i.e. scan shifts)
Fellows are expected to perform about 4 hours of scanning per week. Ultrasound faculty have dedicated protected time to join the Fellow.
Number of hours Image Review
2 hours per week with the Ultrasound Faculty
Number of hours didactics
Minimum of 1 lecture per year to the residency, along with other residency initiatives. Minimum of 1 lecture per year to medical students, along with other undergraduate medical education initiatives. Assistance with faculty education and credentialing