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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.

NANOBLOCK: A Solution to Obesity Epidemic?
December 12, 2017

By Lyndia Personnat, MS3, University of Massachusetts Medical School

Obesity is now considered an epidemic by the World Health Organization with a prevalence of 36.5% among U.S. adults during…Read more

Tips from Recent IR Applicants Interview Series – Part 2
December 12, 2017

With the 2018 match cycle in full swing, we sought the veteran advice of four current residents who successfully underwent the 2017 match process. They kindly shared takeaways from…Read more

Taking a Year During Medical School to Pursue Interventional Radiology Research
December 12, 2017

By Kunal Karani, MS4, University of Cincinnati College of Medicine

Every year, more medical students are choosing to delay their graduation date to pursue a dedicated research year (1). The…Read more

Therapeutic Ultrasound in Interventional Radiology
December 11, 2017

By Kunal Karani, MS4, University of Cincinnati College of Medicine

Interventional Radiology uses innovative tools to treat a variety of medical conditions. One tool that medical students are likely familiar…Read more

Third Annual NCVH Miami Symposium 2017
December 2, 2017

3rd Annual Interventional Radiology Medical Student Symposium at New Cardiovascular Horizons (NCVH) Miami

By: Rebecca Le, MS4, student symposium lead | Natalie Ceballos, MS2

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Endovascular Iliocaval Stent Reconstruction for Inferior Vena Cava Filter–Associated Iliocaval Thrombosis
November 12, 2017

Endovascular Iliocaval Stent Reconstruction for Inferior Vena Cava Filter–Associated Iliocaval Thrombosis: Approach, Technical Success, Safety, and Two-Year Outcomes in 120 Patients