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Application Process

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The Abdominal/Body Radiology Fellowship at Mayo Clinic in Phoenix/Scottsdale, Arizona, adheres to the 2023-2024 SCARD fellowship embargo guidelines. All interviews will be virtual with no formal interviews. Exceptions to the embargo from this timeline include internal candidates, military candidates, and an applicant whose spouse/domestic partner is also applying for any medical fellowship in the same year.


The system has been closed for fellowship applications for the 2025-2026 academic year because the positions have been filled.


To be eligible for the Abdominal/Body Radiology Fellowship, you must have successfully completed an ACGME-accredited diagnostic radiology training program and be board certified or board eligible in diagnostic radiology at the onset of the fellowship.

In general, international medical graduates (IMGs) are not eligible for appointment to the Abdominal/Body Radiology Fellowship unless they have completed at least three years of postgraduate clinical training in ACGME-accredited programs in either the United States or Canada. Occasional exceptions may be made for outstanding candidates such as those who are be eligible for H-1B visa. Also, see general admissions requirements for Mayo Clinic School of Graduate Medical Education.

How to apply

Mayo Clinic School of Graduate Medical Education does not process printed applications for this program. You must apply through Recruit, a third-party application service. No matching program services are used.

Abdominal/Body Radiology Fellowship will adhere to the Society of Chairs of Academic Radiology Department (SCARD) guidelines for the non-match programs application, interview, and acceptance timeline.

Complete the following steps to apply:

  1. Create an account to begin the online Application for Admission
  2. All applications to Mayo Clinic School of Graduate Medical Education programs must include these application materials
  3. After submission, view the required Supplemental Items and Documents
    • Upload each required item in the Supplemental Items section (if applicable)
    • Complete the Recommendation Request section (if applicable)

In addition to the standard application materials required by Mayo Clinic School of Graduate Medical Education, this program requires:

  • Two letters of recommendation, one from your radiology residency program director as well as from another faculty member. These must be completed in the Recommendation Request section. Each letter writer will receive an email with a link to upload a letter.

Applicants considered for an appointment will be invited for a virtual interview with the program director and selected faculty. Our non-matched program abides by the rules and timelines established by the SCARD. The application and interview timeline for the 2026-2027 academic year will be published following the announcement by the SCARD fellowship embargo guidelines. 

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