UW Radiology

Radiology 695 – Interventional Radiology Clerkship

Offered: A, W, Sp, S – 4 weeks (8 credits)

Clerkship Director: David S. Shin, MD

Prerequisites: Permission of Clerkship Coordinator and Director


  • 4-week subspecialty/sub-i elective in Interventional Radiology
  • Ideal candidates are those strongly considering applying to IR residency
  • A maximum of 4 students per block 
  • 4 site options offered, to be assigned on a first-come, first-served basis or by the discretion of the clerkship director
    • UWMC/HMC: 2 weeks at UW Medical Center, followed by 2 weeks at Harborview Medical Center
    • HMC/UWMC: 2 weeks at Harborview Medical Center, followed by 2 weeks at UW Medical Center
    • VA: 4 weeks at VA Puget Sound Health Care System
    • SCH: 4 weeks at Seattle Children’s Hospital. IR-bound students with personal interest in pediatrics are considered for this site.
  • To obtain permission to enroll, please send a completed IR Clerkship Application Form, current CV, and one-page letter of interest to:

Zoe Castle
Interventional Radiology Program Administrator
Department of Radiology
University of Washington
Ph: 206-598-4431
Fx: 206-598-6406

  • Students coming from another institution will need to submit an additional application through Visiting Student Application Service (VSAS) following initial approval by the clerkship director.