UW Radiology

Welcome to the Diagnostic and Interventional Radiology Interest Group page!

At the University of Washington School of Medicine, students have a shared interest group for diagnostic and interventional radiology, as there is so much overlap and combined interest. 

Group Leadership:

Dillon Brown, MS4

Ryan P. Joyce, MD
Faculty Advisor

David Shin, MD
IR Faculty Mentor


Upcoming Events:

Radiology Lectures: Radiology faculty and residents give high-yield, short presentations on imaging related to MS1 and MS2 curriculum

– November: Imaging of infectious disease. Will be held virtually (date and time TBD)

IR Symposium: Interventional radiology (IR) faculty and residents teach about the history of IR, ultrasound guided vascular access, IVC filters, stents, and interventional oncology. 

– Will be held virtually this fall (date and time TBD)

Past Events:

Helpful Resources:

Case of the Month: November 2020

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Case of the Month Archive:

Case of the Day on Radiopedia
Great case discussions by radiologists around the world 


Check out the Journal of Vascular and Interventional Radiology 

Free access if you go through your UW NetID login on the HSL website


There are great YouTube channels for Society of Interventional Radiology and Resident, Students and Fellows of SIR

Get Involved:

Contact DIRIG leadership to become a member of the group or if you are interested in leadership opportunities

Join Society of Interventional Radiology as a student to get updates and opportunities for educational materials

Join the Radiological Society of North America RSNA as a student to get updates and opportunities for educational materials

For local connections and information about the annual state meeting, please visit the Washing State Radiologic Society website


UW Advisors have compiled recommendations for applying to radiology — found here

Radiology Career Advisors FAQ

Interested in Diagnostic Radiology residency?

Please reach out to Dr. Ryan P. Joyce, MD. 

Ryan P. Joyce, MD
Faculty Advisor

Interested in Interventional Radiology Integrated residency?

Please reach out the UW advisors — either Dr. David Shin, or Dr. Chris Ingraham, for help with discussing your journey. 

To see how you can get some first hand experience, click here to view the student rotation opportunities.

For more information on the Interventional Radiology residency at UW, please click here.

Christopher Ingraham, MD
Program Director, Interventional Radiology Residency and Fellowship

David Shin, MD
Associate Program Director, IR Residency and Fellowship
Director, IR Clerkship