This section of our website is dedicated to students interested in interventional radiology and is overseen by our Medical Student Council.

Under the drop-down menu at the top of the screen labeled "Medical Students" you will find an introduction to the specialty as well as great resources on how to get involved, explore IR, and become a competitive applicant for residency.

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Radiation Exposure of Patients and Interventional Radiologists during Prostatic Artery Embolization: A Prospective Single-Operator Study
April 30, 2018


Benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH) is an exceedingly common condition, estimated to affect greater than 50% of men over the age of 60. Typical patient concerns involve the lower urinary…Read more

Ideas to Enhance Your IR Student Interest Group Experience
April 11, 2018

Chris Zinsmeister, Wake Forest School of Medicine, MS3

Interventional Radiology student interest groups (IRIGs) are a great way to introduce students to the field and connect like-minded individuals. These groups…Read more

Tips for Diagnostic Radiology Electives
April 11, 2018

Claudine Yee, MS4, The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University

The American Board of Medical Specialties recently established interventional radiology as a primary specialty. In recognition of IR as…Read more

Burnout in IR
April 11, 2018

Eric Chung, MS2, FIU Herbert Wertheim College of Medicine

Special thank you to Dr. James Benenati (Miami Cardiac and Vascular Institute), Dr. Ripal Gandhi Ripal (Miami Cardiac and Vascular Institute),…Read more

Multicenter Trial of the VenaTech Convertible Vena Cava Filter
April 8, 2018

Multicenter Trial of the VenaTech Convertible Vena Cava Filter

Q&A on IR Away Rotations
March 14, 2018

This article is a summary of a webinar held by Public Relations and Communications Committee on Navigating Visiting Student Application Service (VSAS) and Q&A with a fourth…Read more