This Program Director, appointment by the Chairman of the Department of Radiology, retains ultimate responsibility for assuring that the residency program meets or exceeds the basic standards.
The program director is certified in diagnostic radiology by the AOA and through the AOBR. The program director is a full time specialist in radiology, capable of conducting a broad program in radiologic science including its clinical aspects.
The director meets the continuing education requirements of the AOCR and the AOA.
The program director is responsible for providing a complete training program in diagnostic radiology. The director is responsible for registering all residents with the secretaries of the AOCR and AOA Office of Education. Also, the program director informs the secretaries of the AOBR, AOCR and the AOA Office of Education of the successful completion of each resident's training.
Annual reports on the progress of each resident are submitted to the AOA and the AOCR.
The program director will assure that the residents required papers are of an acceptable nature. It is the director's responsibility that the resident's logs and other records are maintained and up-to-date.
All radiologists approved for staff privileges at Botsford Hospital are eligible as faculty for training radiology residents. Participation and designation is determined by the program director.
Qualifications of physicians other than members of the staff at Botsford Hospital are determined by the program director. This refers to those are as not available at Botsford Hospital but are necessary for complete training of the radiology resident.
Each member of the department is responsible in assisting each resident to meet the goals outlined by the AOCR.
Diagnostic Radioloy Teaching Faculty