Educational Objectives: Will gain basic familiarity with the radiology
department, including the clinical perspective with radiologists, as well as
the technical perspective with technologists.
Responsible Faculty: Grace S. Mitchell, MD, MBA
Administrative Assistant: Teri Carver (firstname.lastname@example.org),
April Gerry, BS (email@example.com
), (816) 346-1367
Elective Duration: One month
Prerequisites: Ideal for 5th and 6th year students who have
completed the Pediatrics rotation. 4th and 5th year students who have completed
Family Medicine or Internal Medicine will also be accepted. No 4th year
students will be accepted in July unless they have completed a core clinical
Description: Monday-Friday, broken up into morning and afternoon
tasks. These will include observing technologists obtain imaging studies,
observing radiologists interpret and report studies, generating reports for
unknown cases, completing online modules and attending teaching conferences.
There will be a pre-test and post-test, as well as a presentation on a topic of
the students' choice at the end of the rotation.
Criteria for Passing: Attendance and satisfactory performance on the clinical evaluation.
Criteria for Honors: Outstanding performance on the clinical
evaluation, including high score on the post-test and high quality