Grades in required or core clerkships are very important to radiology residency programs.
In a NRMP survey of radiology residency programs, 89% cited "grades in required clerkships" as a factor in selecting applicants to interview.
Our book, Success on the Wards, is a powerful resource to help you excel in core clerkships.
It is also important to perform at a high level during your radiology rotations. A particularly useful article to read before the rotation is "Medical Student Radiology Curriculum: What Skills Do Residency Program Directors Believe Are Essential For Medical Students To Attain?" published in Academic Radiology.
Please also read our blog post "How To Succeed In The Radiology Rotation: Tips For Medical Students" for detailed advice on how to make a powerful impression during your emergency medicine rotation.
Resources to Help You Succeed in Clerkships