Program Resident Education
University of Kansas Health System
Resident Education Experience
Average Number of US
Approximately 450 exams
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. 95% of our residents have done an elective.
Number of Residents who went on to become US fellows:
2 Our current fellow is a staff member who decided to return to fellowship - Richard Deitz
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.