Cross-Sectional Fellowship 2018-19

Columbia Asia Radiology Group introduced the Cross-sectional fellowship in 2016, with the aim of providing opportunities to young radiologists, to enhance their cross-sectional reporting skills.

The 12-month comprehensive training approach provides the fellow exposure to a wide range of cross-sectional images every day in a patient-centric environment and an opportunity to practice subspecialty reporting under the expert guidance of senior radiologists.

Along with enhancing reporting skills, the program also contributes to the radiologist’s holistic development through diverse academic activities such as publications in reputed Journals, presentations at national and international conferences and various CMEs.

Highlights of the Fellowship

  • Access to 250 CT/MR cross-sections per day
  • Rotation through major radiology subspecialties
  • Mentoring from subspecialty Leads through subspecialty draft-validate reporting, film-reading sessions, clinical case discussion, and multi-disciplinary meetings
  • The academic program includes journal clubs, lectures, tumor board, neuroradiology meetings, GI and chest multi-disciplinary meetings, and daily morning sessions for DNB students
  • Complex case reporting workshops

Fellowship Certification

  • Certification from Columbia Asia Radiology Group
  • Certification will be based on following activities:
    • Maintenance of logbook
    • Preparation of subspecialty case capsules
    • Research project and publication
    • Presentation at state and national conference
    • Mid-year assessment and
    • Final exam

ELIGIBILITY

  • MD or DNB Radiology from an university recognized by MCI
  • Karnataka State Medical Registration of Postgraduate Radiology qualification is mandatory prior to admission

COURSE DURATION

  • 12 months
  • First 6 months at Columbia Asia Referral Hospital, Yeshwanthpur
  • Next 6 months at Columbia Asia Hospital, Whitefield

STIPEND

  • INR 50,000/- per month

REGISTRATION & SELECTION

  • Apply along with your CV
  • You will be informed to attend the selection interview
  • Selection will be based on written test followed by an interview by a panel of expert radiologists

SELECTION INTERVIEW

Date: 8th June 2018

Time: 7:30 am to 6:30 pm

Last date to apply: 4th June 2018

INTERVIEW VENUE

Columbia Asia Referral Hospital, Yeshwanthpur
26/4, Brigade Gateway, Beside Metro Cash and Carry West, Malleshwaram, Rajaji Nagar, Bengaluru, Karnataka 560055

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Frequently Asked Questions

Q. Is the fellowship affiliated with any university?

No, It’s not affiliated with any university, this course is only to enhance the knowledge and cross-sectional reporting skills of radiologists under the supervision of subspecialist doctors. At the completion of the course, certification will be provided by Columbia Asia Radiology Group.

Q. Is hostel or accommodation facility provided for this course?

No, we don’t provide hostel or accommodation facilities.

Q. How many seats are available for the fellowship?

Only 2 seats are available for this course.

Q. Is there a specific timeframe to join the course?

Yes, we usually announce exam date during May, and the course will start from July.