BWH Radiology Observerships 2019-2020

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Department of Radiology 

Ongoing Activity - Dates available upon request
Please email a copy of your CV and dates you are interested in attending to: or call (617) 525-7330.

Brigham Radiology offers a Radiology Observership program through the Brigham Radiology Continuing Medical Education (CME) office. Health professionals interested in spending time in the Brigham Radiology department as an observer must apply through this office and may request to spend time in one or more of the departmental sections, provided space is available.

Departmental sections include:
Abdominal Imaging and Intervention
AMIGO (Advanced Multimodality Image Guided Operating Suite)
Angiography Interventional Radiology
Breast Imaging
Cardiovascular Imaging
Emergency Radiology
Musculoskeletal Imaging
Nuclear Medicine Including PET Scan
Percutaneous Tumor Ablation
Thoracic Imaging

DAILY SCHEDULE (Monday-Friday)

8:00-8:30 a.m.

Teaching Conference

8:30-12:00 p.m.

Observe in the Reading Room

12:00-1:00 p.m.

Lunch Recess
Optional - Daily Radiology Resident Teaching Conference and Grand Rounds if there is one

1:00-2:00 p.m.

Observe in the Reading Room

2:00-2:15 p.m.


2:15-5:00 p.m

Observe in the Reading Room

5:00 p.m.


For questions regarding the observerships, please contact Danielle Pokorski-Klette at

For questions regarding registration, please contact Partners Office of Continuing Professional Development at

Target Audience

This activity is intended for adiologists in private practice, academic physicians, primary care physician, obstetricians, gynecologists, other medical specialists who use imaging in their practice, sonographers and radiologic technologists.

Learning Objectives

For all sections of radiology, after completion of this course, participants should be able to:

1. Apply new imaging protocols to optimize diagnostic accuracy
2. Incorporate new guidelines for staging diseases and cancer e) employ sub-specialty specific reporting standards, such as ACR BIRADS and PIRADS interpretation, into the final report
3. Understand the role of image guided interventions for diagnosis and treatment
4. Identify optimal recommendations for, and multi-modality evaluation of questioned abnormalities seen on routine screening mammography.
5. Review a spectrum of indications for screening and diagnostic breast MRI exams, and their interpretation.
6. Acquire knowledge of image guided breast interventional procedures.
7. Describe how to use ultrasound in conjunction with other imaging modalities, when appropriate, to solve clinical problems

Additional Information

Provided by: 

Brigham and Women’s Hospital Department of Radiology and Partners HealthCare




Course summary
Course opens: 
Course expires: 
Brigham and Women's Hospital
Boston, MA 02120
United States

Per Week:

Partners HealthCare System is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Partners HealthCare System designates this live activity for a maximum of 38.75 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.


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Fees per specialty:


Week 1

Week 2

Additional Weeks

Physicians, PhDs & Scientists




Residents, Fellows & Sonographers 




Allied Health Professionals




Cancellation Policy: A 7% handling fee will be deducted for any cancellations. This fee applies to the Week 1 rate only. Please contact Aisling Ryan at (857) 282-2514 for questions regarding cancelling your registration.

Ongoing Activity - Dates available upon request
Please email a copy of your CV and dates you are interested in attending to: or call (617) 525-7330