Radiology * Elective Course Description  

Course Name:Modern Neuroradiologic Imaging
Course Number:RA-403
Elective Type:

B2

Coordinator(s):

Deepak Takhtani, MD

Contact: Sandra {Sandy} Costa  sandra.costa@umassmed.edu

Department:Radiology
Sites Available:UMMHC-University Campus
Months Offered:July - November and January -May 
Number of Students / Month:1-2
Prerequisites:Completion of 3rd year Medicine & Surgery Clerkships, and
Type C Diagnostic Radiology elective required. 

Elective Description: To build a basic familiarity with modern neuroradiologic imaging modalities; CT and MR scanning as well as angiography and myelography.  Further, emphasis is placed on clinical-neuroradiologicalpathologic correlation.
  

Note: B2/ Students must engage in the type of clinical care carried out by the clinicians practicing in this field but may not have direct patient care as a major feature of the elective.
Location:UMMHC-University Campus
Website: http://www.umassmed.edu/radiology/