In addition to end-of-block quizzes over the lecture block material, several standardized tests are also administered throughout the course of the residency:

  • USMLE III - Residents must complete the United States Medical Licensing Exam by the end of their second year in residency.
  • ACR In-Service - The American College of Radiology in-service exam is given annually to all residents, typically in January. This allows residents to assess their personal progress in relationship to other radiology residents throughout the country.
  • ABR – Core Examination - This examination, administered by the American Board of Radiology, takes place at the end of the R3 year.
  • ABR - Certifying Examination – This examination, leading to board certification, will be taken 15 months after completion of the diagnostic radiology residency.
  • ABR - Core Examination pass rate is 100%