Responsibilities

Fellows are supervised closely by neuroradiology faculty and their responsibilities include the following:

  • Protocols and interpretation for all imaging
  • MRI, CT and radiograph training
  • Training in all neurointerventional procedures
  • Spine Intervention training
  • Pediatric neuroradiology training
  • Didactic lectures/case conferences for residents

Academic time:

Approximately one day per week, as scheduling allows

Call responsibilities:

Fellows take call with faculty, usually one week of every eight, depending on number of fellows.

Conferences

  • Core curriculum of didactic morning lectures, over 20 lectures per year
  • Moran Eye Center orbit conference, monthly
  • Neurovascular conference, weekly
  • Neuroradiology Journal Club, monthly
  • Pediatric neuroradiology conference, monthly
  • Neuroradiology case conference, weekly
  • Neuro-otology/ENT conference, weekly
  • Neurosurgery grand rounds, weekly
  • Epilepsy conference, twice a month
  • Neuro-oncology tumor board, weekly
  • Head and neck tumor board, weekly
  • Pediatric neuroscience conference, weekly
  • Pediatric ENT conference, monthly
  • Pediatric ophthalmology conference, monthly
  • QA conference, monthly
  • Advanced MR lectures, quarterly

Hospitals Covered

  • University of Utah Medical Center; tertiary referral center for three states; Level 1 Trauma Center
  • Huntsman Cancer Hospital
  • Clinical Neurosciences Center
  • Primary Children's Hospital
  • Salt Lake City Veteran's Affairs Medical Center

Contact Us

Jessica Simpson

Neuroradiology Fellowship Coordinator

30 North 1900 East
Salt Lake City, UT 84132
Phone: (801) 581-2766
Email: jessica.simpson@utah.edu 

Program Director

Karen Salzman, MD