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2018 SCARD FELLOWSHIP POLICY

The primary goal of this policy is to establish a uniform date for interviews and acceptances that will allow radiology residents sufficient time to experience all of Radiology sub-specialties before choosing one for their career. 

For Match Programs:

Match Programs

Timeline

Important Dates

Interview Embargo Dates

Interviews may begin

December 1

Interviews completed

March 31

NRMP Dates

Match Day

June 13 (as determined by the NRMP)

 

For Non Match Programs:

Non Match Programs

Timeline

Important Dates

Interview Embargo Dates

Interviews may begin

December 1

 

Interviews completed

March 31

Acceptance Embargo Date

No fellowship may offer acceptances before this date

December 1

 

  1. All fellowship programs – match and non-match must
    1. Abide by the December 1 embargo date for interviews.
      1. Exception—internal candidates, international candidates, military candidates, and spouses are excluded from the embargo date timeline
    2. Stop interviewing by March 31 to avoid conflict with Core Exam studying.

       

  2. Instituted for fellowships beginning July 2021. Therefore interviews will not begin beforeDecember 1, 2019 for positions starting in July 2021.

     

  3. Repercussions: Compliance with this initiative will be considered when choosing members for leadership positions in SCARD