Program Resident Education
Denver Health Medical Center
Resident Education Experience
Average Number of US
> 500 by graduation
Is there a dedicated US month?
2 week ultrasound rotation during the PGY-1 year that has been updated to follow the Ultrasound Milestones PGY-3 Advanced Ultrasound Rotation A second advanced rotation occurs during the PGY-3 year and is based at the University of Colorado Hospital Emergency Department.
Is there an US elective?
Available during the PGY-4 year
Number of Residents who went on to become US fellows:
Number of hours Hands-on (i.e. scan shifts)
Number of hours Image Review
12 (during ultrasound rotation)
Number of hours didactics
At least 31 hours per resident during the course of the residency