Pediatric Radiology Fellowship

Children’s Wisconsin Pediatric Radiology Fellowship Program: A National Leader in Pediatric Health Care

  • Children’s Wisconsin (Children's) is ranked as a top hospital by U.S. News and World Report and Child magazines.
  • Recently ranked the #4 Children’s Hospital in the nation by Parents magazine.
  • The only freestanding Level I Trauma Center in the region that cares exclusively for children.
  • Has nationally recognized cardiac, bone marrow transplant, and neurosciences program.

Why Children's?



The Pediatric Radiology Fellowship Program is one of the most comprehensive in the country. Fellowship training includes:

  • Faculty Mentoring
  • Dedicated Research Time
  • Digital Imaging
  • Fluoroscopy
  • Body Computed Tomography
  • Magnetic Resonance Imaging
  • Ultrasound
  • Neuroradiology
  • Interventional Radiology
  • Nuclear medicine studies, including PET/MRI

Children’s pediatric interventional radiologists perform cutting edge neurological studies and interventional radiology procedures including but not limited to

  • Sclerotherapy of vascular malformations
  • Minimally invasive treatment of bone lesions such as aneurysmal bone cysts and osteoid osteomas
  • Lymphangiograms
  • Percutaneous transhepatic cholangiograms
  • Salivary gland Botox injections
  • Dialysis shunt evaluations and treatments
  • Cerebral angiograms


The hospital is fully PACS integrated with complete workstations at home for every full time radiologist.



Prerequisite training for entry into the Pediatric Radiology Fellowship Program includes:

  • 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.

  • Candidates must 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.
Benefits of Employment

Benefits of Employment

The Pediatric Radiology Fellow position benefits include health, dental, and vision insurance, free parking, and three weeks of paid vacation. Pediatric Radiology Fellows are allowed up to one week of educational leave, without interruption of pay or benefits, contingent upon the approval by the Program Director. View more information about the benefits, conditions & terms of employment on the Graduate Medical Education Benefits page.

Current Openings & Application

Accepting Applications for 2022-23 and 2023-24 Academic Years.
To apply please forward the following documents to Kendra Kusch at, fax (414) 266-8666 or mail (address is below):
  • Curriculum Vitae
  • Three letters of reference
  • Test scores
Address correspondence to:

Dr. Thakrar
Program Director, Pediatric Radiology Fellowship
Associate Professor of Radiology
Children’s Wisconsin
Department of Radiology
9000 W. Wisconsin Ave.
Milwaukee, WI 53226

Contact Us

Kendra Kusch, Program Coordinator | (414) 266-2523