This six-week elective experience in interventional oncology is designed to introduce the student to diagnostic, therapeutic, and palliative procedures for cancer patients on a busy Interventional Radiology Service at Memorial Sloan Kettering. He/she will also attend the weekly outpatient clinic and participate in inpatient rounds. He/she will attend multidisciplinary conferences as well as the weekly VIR fellowship core curriculum meetings. Mentored involvement in an achievable academic or research project is required for Honors evaluation.
Evaluation criteria include attendance, completion of required readings and quality of comprehension, clinical performance in patient care areas (procedure rooms, clinic, inpatient rounds), and a final oral examination.
Students per Module