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Diagnostic Radiology Residency Application

Internships: 4th year medical student graduates with a U.S. military obligation (HPSP, USUHS, ROTC) may apply.

Air Force and Army applicants apply through the MODS application: https://education.mods.army.mil/MEDED/UserLogon/userlogon.asp/

Direct Army assistance can be pursued through the following:

Physician Education Branch
550 C St West, Suite 25
Randolph AFB, TX 78150-4727
COMM: (210) 565-0655

Criteria for Selection

Criteria for selection include academic performance in medical school, USMLE/COMLEX scores, letters of recommendation, demonstrated interest in military service, leadership potential, research experience, and physical, mental and moral fitness.


Research is an integral component of the residency program and residents are required to design and complete at least one research project during the residency. Residents are encouraged to become involved in the many opportunities for research in SAMHS. Each year residents from the program present their research results at national radiology meetings. Each institution supports an active Clinical Investigations Department to facilitate the residents and faculty in performance of their research activities.


Eligibility -- Active duty Medical Corps (MC) officers who are U.S. citizens and a graduate of an accredited U.S. school of medicine. Any medical corps active duty officer, who is a graduate from a foreign medical school, must possess a standard certificate from the Educational Commission for Foreign Medical Graduates (ECFMG).

Application Deadline

Initial applications are due NLT 31 August of the year before training begins with supplementary material NLT 15 October of the year before training begins.

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