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Diagnostic Radiology Residency

The Department of Radiology offers a four-year residency in diagnostic radiology that combines patient care, study and research. The program encompasses all aspects of diagnostic and interventional radiology, including computed tomography, magnetic resonance imaging, neuroradiology, nuclear medicine, pediatric imaging, vascular radiology, women’s imaging and ultrasound.

Residents rotate at Ann and Robert H. Lurie Children’s Hospital of Chicago and Jesse Brown VA Medical Center, with the majority of the one-month rotations performed at the state-of-the-art Northwestern Memorial Hospital.

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About the Program

Radiology Residents in Simulation Training


Learn what our residency entails, including conferences, rotations and educational resources.

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How to Apply

Find out how to apply to the program and get upcoming deadlines and interview information.

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Residents at Research Day

Current Residents

Get to know our current class of residents.

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Residents in Chicago

Alumni Outcomes

Find out what our recent graduates are up to now.

Learn about Trainee Outcomes

The Diagnostic Radiology Residency at Northwestern provides outstanding clinical training in a supportive and collegial environment while also offering additional growth opportunities in our optional interest tracks.”

Ankur Garg, MD MBA
Assistant Professor of Radiology
Program Director, Diagnostic Radiology Residency
Associate Program Director, Integrated IR Residency
Department of Radiology


Contact Us

Holly Harper

Education Manager
Department of Radiology
Northwestern Medical Group
Phone: 312-695-4447
Fax: 312-695-5645

Sarah Bronson

Program Coordinator
Department of Radiology
Northwestern Medical Group
Phone: 312-694-9088

Training at McGaw

McGaw Medical Center of Northwestern University offers exceptional training experiences at nationally ranked hospitals and fosters a culture of diversity, innovation and excellence.


Why Northwestern?

Learn more about the benefits of training at a world-class academic medical center in a diverse and vibrant city of Chicago. Further program details, including the Department of Medicine housestaff manual and a sample training contract, are available on our McGaw Medical Center Graduate Education site.

Physician-Scientist Training & Resources

We offer a wide range of resources, mentorship opportunities and formal training programs to help our residents and fellows excel as physician-scientists. Explore all of the resources and hear from housestaff who are making research a major part of their career development plans.


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