A window to the real world of radiology from the ivory tower of academia: the value of community rotations and “career training” in radiology residency programs in Canada Academic Article uri icon

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abstract

  • We highlight what we believe are 2 major areas of weakness in current Canadian radiology training programs: insufficient community radiology training and limited preparation of residents for the job market. Although focusing on Canadian radiology programs, we suspect that these are also 2 areas of substantial concern for radiology training programs in the United States and other countries. We offer suggestions to address these deficiencies, particularly by using pre-existing hybrid radiology practices and by making relatively small changes to the current curricula of radiology residency programs.

publication date

  • 2017