Abdominal Imaging Fellowship Application Process

Prospective applicants interested in pursuing the Abdominal Imaging Fellowship program are required to apply using the instructions and documents below.

Candidates who match will be notified by email of available interview dates.

Application Process

Radiology residents who want to begin a fellowship immediately following the completion of their residency should apply starting in mid-July of their third year of radiology residency.

Minimum qualifications for the fellowship include successful completion of a diagnostic radiology residency and ability to obtain a license to practice medicine in North Carolina. A personal interview is required unless there are exceptional circumstances.


We have filled the positions for our 2017-2018 Abdominal Imaging Fellowship program.

Submitting an Application

  1. Complete the Abdominal Imaging Fellowship Application
  2. Complete your match profile on NRMP

Сompleted applications, letters of recommendation and supporting documents should be addressed to Dr. Perumpillichira.

For all other questions, including requests for application materials as well as inquiries about the process, interview arrangements, or the receipt of materials, please send an email to Ms. Maureen Crumley.

Required Documentation

As part of the application process, prospective fellows will need to submit the following documents:

  • completed application
  • USMLE Step I, II, and III scores
  • curriculum vitae
  • Exchange Commission of Foreign Medical Graduates certification (if applicable)
  • personal statement or letter of interest explaining career choice and goals
  • three letters of recommendation to be addressed to the program director
  • current photograph

Interview Process

Invitations for interviews will be sent by email from our fellowship coordinator. Interviews may also be conducted via Skype or Facetime media if travel or time restrictions exist.

Foreign Medical Graduates

We accept foreign medical graduates into our program. We look for well qualified candidates and prefer applicants that have had U.S. clinical experience within the application year. International medical graduates must have completed an ACGME-accredited residency in Diagnostic Radiology to be considered for an interview. If you need work authorization, our institution accepts J-1 Visas, Employment Authorization Documentation (EAD) and green cards.