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Pediatric Radiology Fellowship

Fall 2020 Interviews

To assure the safety of our applicants, faculty, staff and patients, we are conducting all interviews for Fall 2020 virtually. Every effort will be made to make sure Children’s Mercy commitment to clinical excellence, dedicated teaching, innovative research, and a warm and supportive environment is visible to you. If you are unfamiliar with Kansas City, please take a few minutes to explore what we have to offer. We guarantee you will like what you see!

To be eligible, applicants to the Pediatric Radiology Fellowship at Children's Mercy must have successfully completed an accredited pediatrics or radiology training program in the United States and passed Step 3. 

Application process

Applications are accepted one to two years prior to the anticipated starting date. The Pediatric Radiology Application must be accompanied by three letters of recommendation from residency faculty. Qualified applicants will be considered for interviews upon application. Interviews are by invitation only.  

International applicants

For international medical graduates we have the following additional requirements:

  • ECFMG certificate

  • Minimum two-digit scores of 85 on parts I and II of USMLE

  • Clinical experience in the United States is required

For international citizens, Children's Mercy primarily accepts applicants with J-1 Visa status. To be eligible for appointment, all international citizens must be sponsored by the ECFMG for the J-1 nonimmigrant Visa classification and have and maintain valid ECFMG certification throughout the length of their training Program. In some cases, Children's Mercy will sponsor an H-1B Visa. 

Changing immigration status

Residents/Fellows who wish to change their immigration classification while pursuing a graduate medical training Program at Children's Mercy must seek prior written approval from the GME Department. Failure to seek such approval will subject the trainee to immediate termination from his/her training Program. All candidates must have passed Step 3.