University of Kansas Health System

Resident Education Experience

Average Number of US

Approximately 200-500

Is there a dedicated US month?

2-week intern rotation

Is there an US elective?

Yes, there is a 4-week standard elective and an administrative elective for upper-level residents.

Number of Residents who went on to become US fellows:


Number of hours Hands-on (i.e. scan shifts)

Shifts are 8 hours. Interns are scheduled for approximately 9 shifts a month, and senior residents are scheduled approximately 15 shifts per month.

Number of hours Image Review

2 hours per week

Number of hours didactics

4-5 hours per week.

Other Information