Nuclear Medicine


Candidates for this program are selected based on their preparedness, ability, academic credentials, communication skills and personal qualities such as motivation and integrity.

To be eligible for appointment to the Housestaff at the University of Utah School of Medicine, an applicant must:

  • Be a graduate of a US or Canadian medical school accredited by the Liaison Committee on Medical Education (LCME)
  • Be a graduate of a college of osteopathic medicine in the United States accredited by the American Osteopathic Association (AOA)
  • Be a graduate of a medical school outside of the United States who meets one or more of the following qualifications:
    • Has a currently valid ECFMG certificate
    • Has a full and unrestricted license to practice medicine in a US licensing jurisdiction

In addition, applicants must have passed parts 1, 2 and 3 of USMLE as well as the Clinical Skills Assessment (CSA) prior to the time they will begin training.

All selected candidates will be required to comply with the Health Sciences Center drug testing policy and to pass a security background check.


Applicants must submit the following:

  • Completed University of Utah, Department of Radiology Fellowship Application
  • Curriculum vitae and on-page personal statement
  • USMLE Scores, Steps 1, 2, and 3
  • Dean's Letter and transcripts
  • Three letters of recommendation (one must be from current program director)
  • Evidence of research activity
  • Notarized proof of graduation from medical school with date of graduation

In additional to the above, international medical graduates must include the following:

  • Copy of green card, J-1 clinical visa or documentation of U.S. citizenship
  • Valid ECFMG certificate with Clinical Skills Assessment certification
  • Evidence of previous training in the United States (if applicable)

Contact Us

Sirena Estrada

Office Manager

Phone: 801-581-8699

Program Director

Bhasker Koppula, MD