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

Other Information