Interventional Radiology & Image Guided Medicine

The Department of Radiology of Emory University School of Medicine offers a one-year ACGME-approved fellowship in vascular and interventional radiology. The program is designed to provide a complete experience, preparing the trainee for private or academic practice. Fellows participate in and perform the gamut of interventional radiology care. Training includes clinics, procedures, pre- and post-procedure management and patient care.

Daily teaching rounds and weekly interdepartmental conferences are held with vascular surgery, GI oncology, thoracic oncology and transplant. There is a weekly didactic interventional conference, as well as a monthly interventional M & M and interesting case conference.

Interim Program Directors: Zachary Bercu, MD and Mitch Ermentrout, MD


Emory University Affiliated Hospitals include Emory University Hospital, a tertiary referral center, Grady Memorial Hospital, a 1,000-bed county hospital, Emory University Midtown Hospital, Veterans Affairs Medical Center and Egleston Children’s Hospital. Equipment includes Philips and GE angiographic suites, interventional CT scanners, and MRI units.

Manual, Policies and Procedures


The fellowship is available to individuals who have completed an accredited residency in diagnostic radiology.


Applications for the Vascular Interventional Radiology Fellowship Program must be submitted through the Electronic Residency Application Service (ERAS). We are no longer accepting applications for the fellowship. 

Should any additional questions arise, please feel free to contact Ranitta McDowell, our Program Coordinator via phone (404) 778-2626, fax (404) 712-7908 or e-mail

Ranitta McDowell
Interventional Radiology Programs Coordinator
Emory University School of Medicine
Department of Radiology
1364 Clifton Rd NE, D125A
Atlanta, GA 30322
Phone: (404) 778-2626
Fax: (404) 712-7908