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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Get involved by Joining the Society of Interventional Radiology. Membership is FREE to students. Also consider applying for a position on the Medical Student Reserves, a group of medical students who work on short-term projects throughout the year.

SIR Medical Student Research Spotlight Interview Series: Yang (John) Qiao
September 24, 2018

SIR Medical Student Research Spotlight Interview Series:

Yang (John) Qiao, Texas A&M University College of Medicine,2019
Interviewed by: Mahati Mokkarala, Washington University School of Medicine, 2019


First, thanks for letting me interview…Read more

Interventional Oncology – An Emerging 4th Pillar in Clinical Oncology
August 8, 2018

Wenhui Zhou, MS4, Tufts University School of Medicine

Since the first angioplasty performed by Dr. Charles Dotter in 1964, the field of interventional radiology has evolved into a clinical discipline…Read more

Endovascular Management of Emergent Large Vessel Occlusions
August 6, 2018

A 70-year-old man develops sudden difficulty speaking and right-sided weakness last seen normal 90 minutes prior to hospital arrival. At the hospital, the patient is completely aphasic and right…Read more

Patient Perspectives: Transarterial Chemoembolization (TACE)
July 21, 2018

Patient Perspectives
Interview conducted by: Abhi Jairam, MS4 and Dr. Catherine Vu, MD
Special thanks to Dr. Catherine Vu

Patient perspectives is a series of interviews conducted by medical student members of…Read more

Physician Scientist in IR Spotlight: Dr. Jason Iannuccilli
July 7, 2018

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6th Annual Texas Medical Center IR Symposium
June 14, 2018

On June 9th, 2018, the Texas Medical Center held the 6th Annual Interventional Radiology Symposium in Houston, Texas. Although the event has always been held at the Baylor College…Read more