Vascular / Interventional Radiology Goals & Objectives

The fellowship program is designed to provide fellows with an organized, comprehensive supervised educational experience in Vascular/Interventional Radiology. The goals and objectives are as follows:

  1. To become familiar with the signs and symptoms of disorders amenable to diagnosis and/or treatment by percutaneous methods guided by radiologic imaging.
  2. To become familiar with the medical and surgical therapeutic alternatives of these disorders.
  3. To become familiar with the indications and contraindications for vascular and interventional radiologic procedures.
  4. To gain experience performing preprocedural clinical evaluation of patients and providing postprocedural follow-up care.
  5. To gain experience in performing and interpreting the spectrum of vascular and non-vascular interventional procedures.
  6. To gain exposure to new and evolving interventional procedures.
  7. To gain experience interpreting non-invasive evaluations of vascular diseases of the arterial and venous systems.