Rotations and Electives

Clinical Rotations

Our residents are required to complete at least 36 months of clinical rotations during their 4 year residency. Clinical rotations include time spent with Dr. Larner, Dr. Read, Dr. Showalter, Dr. Janowski, Dr. Romano and Dr. McLaughlin at UVA Cancer Center and Dr. Khandelwal at Novant Health UVA Health System Culpeper Medical Center.

Electives

Our residents are required to take one month of Physics/Dosimetry elective, one month of Gamma Knife elective, and one month Nuclear Medicine elective. They also get four to five elective months that they can choose what to do. Here are some examples of what our residents have chosen to do over the past several years:

  • Research
  • Educational Course (Business of Healthcare, Biostatistics, Fundamentals of Epidemiology, Quality Management in Health Organizations, Medical Ethics, etc.)
  • Away Rotation (Paul Scherrer Institut in Switzerland, St. Jude, MD Anderson, Children’s Hospital of Pennsylvania, UF-Proton Therapy Institute, Virginia Commonwealth University, UC-Davis)