Pediatric Radiology Fellowship

The University of Tennessee Health Science Center’s Pediatric Radiology Program is located at Le Bonheur Children’s Hospital. It is a one (1) year ACGME accredited program.

The Program Consists of Several Rotations:

  • 12 weeks of Fluoroscopy, plain films (with NICU and PICU concentration) and Nuclear Medicine –- Concentration on Pulmonary and GI disease
  • 13 weeks Ultrasound and plain films -– Concentration on GI and GU disease and Orthopedics
  • 14 weeks CT/MRI (including Neuroradiology and Orthopedics with some Cardiac MRI) –- Concentration on Neuroradiology and Orthopedics
  • 2 weeks Interventional Radiology / Angiography
  • 3 weeks Fetal Treatment Center –- Fetal Maternal Medicine
  • 4 weeks Pediatric Hematology Oncology Rotation at St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital
  • 1 week conference or research time

Fellows will also have a 40 lecture curriculum that is separate from the UTHSC – Methodist Radiology resident curriculum. They can attend both groups of lectures.

Benefits, salary, policy and procedures, etc. are provided through the University of Tennessee Health Science center for this PGY-6 fellowship. This and additional information is available from UT Graduate Medical Education.

2017-2018 Resident Compensation Rates for ACGME-Accredited Programs

PGY Level Base Annual with Disability
Life Benefits *
Monthly *
PGY 1 $50,640.00  $51,240.00 $4,270.00
PGY 2 $52,404.00 $53,004.00 $4,417.00
PGY 3 $54,000.00 $54,600.00 $4,550.00
PGY 4 $56,400.00 $57,000.00 $4,750.00
PGY 5 $58,104.00 $58,704.00 $4,892.00
PGY 6 $60,840.00 $61,440.00 $5,120.00
PGY 7 $63,120.00 $63,720.00 $5,310.00

*In addition to the base salary, those residents participating in the disability and group life insurance programs provided through GME currently receive an additional $600 per year for disability and life insurance benefits as shown above in Column 3. 

For more resident salary information, please see GME Policy #210.

Library Resources

Residents and fellows have access to the UTHSC Library.  This includes catalog and database searches, e-books, e-journal finder, and study carrels. Please contact the library to get an access code for use with all on-line services of the library.

Contact Us

Pediatric Radiology

Le Bonheur Children's Hospital
50 N. Dunlap
Memphis, TN 38103
Phone: (901)287-5265
Fax: (901)287-5302

Program Coordinator

April Smith
asmit359@uthsc.edu