Center for Evidence-Based Imaging (CEBI) Education and Training

Various training programs are available for radiology residents, fellows and medical students, summarized below.

About Center for Evidence-Based Imaging (CEBI)

http://www.brighamandwomens.org/research/labs/cebi/default.aspx

Since its founding in 2002, the Center for Evidence-Based Imaging (CEBI) has focused on achieving measurable improvements in care delivery by ensuring the right clinical decisions are made at the right time, using innovative health IT solutions and change management strategies. CEBI is a unique, multidisciplinary translational research center dedicated to achieving measurable and sustainable improvements in the quality, safety, and efficiency of care delivery.

Radiology Residents

Evidence-Based Imaging training program available to BWH Radiology Residents

BWH radiology residents can apply to a 2-year evidence-based imaging program (‘3+2’) in conjunction with the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health’s Summer Program in Clinical Effectiveness. This 2-year program combines 12 months of translational and performance improvement research with 12 months of a radiology clinical fellowship in any radiology sub-specialty.

Applicants must be in good standing in the residency program. Please send letter of Interest, CV (due no later than November 1 of third year of residency), or questions to rkhorasani@bwh.harvard.edu and ggaviola@partners.org (maximum 1-2 spots available each year on a competitive basis).

Requests will be reviewed by CEBI’s training program committee with final decisions conveyed by November 30th of the year you apply. Residents selected for this program will be required to apply to the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health in December of the year before the summer program enrollment. The credits obtained during the summer program account for 1/3 of a Master in Public Health (MPH) at Harvard University.

A typical 2-year curriculum includes:

  1. Year-1 at CEBI
    1. 4th year of residency: July/August (7 weeks) enrollment in the summer program in clinical effectiveness at the Harvard T.H Chan School of Public Health. $20k tuition is covered by CEBI.
    2. 20% clinical (1 day per week) to also include relevant on-call and 4th year clinical requirements
    3. 80% time at CEBI
  2. Year-2 enrollment in a BWH radiology clinical subspecialty fellowship (following standard application process/timeline for each specialty)
    1. 80% clinical
    2. 20% CEBI 
Radiology Fellows

Evidence-Based Imaging training program available to applicants to radiology clinical subspecialty fellowships at BWH (This may be useful to fellowship directors to promote our clinical training programs; maximum 1-2 spots available each year on a competitive basis).

Applicants to BWH radiology subspecialty clinical fellowships can apply to a 2-year evidence-based imaging program in conjunction with the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health’s Summer Program in Clinical Effectiveness. This 2-year program combines 12 months of translational and performance improvement research with 12 months of a radiology clinical fellowship in any radiology sub-specialty.

Please send letter of Interest and CV (due no later than November 1 during fellowship interviews, typically for fellowship beginning ~1.5 years later). Direct questions to rkhorasani@bwh.harvard.edu and relevant BWH radiology subspecialty fellowship director

The applications will be reviewed by CEBI’s training program committee with final decisions conveyed in conjunction with the clinical fellowship decision timeline of the year you apply. Fellows selected for this program will be required to apply to the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health in December of the year before the summer program enrollment. The credits obtained during the summer program account for 1/3 of a Master in Public Health (MPH) degree at Harvard University.

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