Radiology

Breast Imaging Fellowship Program

 

Why become a fellow at MCW

As a major academic medical center, and the largest research institution in the Milwaukee metro area, the Medical College of Wisconsin is a distinguished leader in the advanced training of physicians, researchers, pharmacists and health professionals. Together with its top-tier partner institutions, the Medical College of Wisconsin Affiliated Hospitals (MCWAH) puts you at the forefront of advancement that’s improving the vitality of society.

Fellowship Overview

The Breast Imaging Fellowship match is sponsored by the Society of Breast Imaging (SBI) and is managed by the National Resident Matching Program (NRMP). The 2020-2021 Academic Interview Year begins according to the NRMP schedule for Radiology Fellowships. The NRMP has announced the schedule for the 2020 Radiology Fellowship Match for 2021 Appointments.

NRMP Schedule

  • Interview period begins December 1, 2019
  • March 25, 2020: Match opens
  • April 22, 2020: Ranking opens
  • May 13, 2020: Quota change deadline
  • May 27, 2020: Ranking closes
  • June 10, 2020: Match Day
  • July 1, 2021: Training begins

Eligibility

Candidates must:

  • Have satisfactorily completed a diagnostic radiology residency program accredited by the ACGME, the RCPSC, or an AOA diagnostic radiology program in ACGME pre-accreditation status;
  • Be American Board of Radiology (ABR) eligible; and
  • Be eligible to obtain licensure to practice medicine in the State of Wisconsin. A valid license to practice medicine in the State of Wisconsin must be obtained prior to the start the fellowship year.

Application and Contact

To apply, please submit the following documents:

  • Application (PDF)
  • Personal Statement
  • Curriculum Vitae
  • Three (3) original letters of reference from radiologists with whom you have worked or trained
  • Dean’s Letter
  • Copy of USMLE Scores (Steps I, II, IICS, III)
  • Photo
  • ECFMG Certificate, if applicable
    by mail and/or email to Meredith Zimmermann, mezimmermann@mcw.edu
 

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Current Fellows

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Andrzej Belzowski, DO

Fellow

Residency: Midwestern University, Chicago College of Osteopathic Medicine, Downers Grove, IL

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Abraham Bogachkov, MD

Fellow

Residency: Advocate Illinois Masonic Medical Center, Chicago, IL

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Shelly Reimer, MD

Fellow

Residency: Aurora Health Care, St. Luke’s Medical Center, Milwaukee, WI

Contact Us

Meredith Zimmermann

Program Coordinator

(414) 955-1187

Department of Radiology
MCW & Froedtert Hospital
9200 W. Wisconsin Ave.
Milwaukee, WI 53226