About the ads

Programs accepting every year?

Discussion in 'Radiation Oncology' started by ijokergirl, 03.22.04.

  1. SDN is made possible through member donations, sponsorships, and our volunteers. Learn about SDN's nonprofit mission.
  1. ijokergirl

    ijokergirl Junior Member 7+ Year Member


    SDN Members don't see this ad. (About Ads)
    I have been looking at FRIEDA on the AMA website and several programs say accepting for 2005-2006 but not accepting for 2004-2005. My question is do these schools only accept resident's every other year? For example UAB, UK, WashU, Wake, Louisville. Maybe it says they aren't accepting application for 2004-2005 b/c they have filled those spots, which makes sense. I have also heard that many programs only accept residents every other year...so I am confused. Thanks
  2. stephew

    stephew SDN Super Moderator Moderator Emeritus 10+ Year Member

    a program tries to keep a full compliment of residents but can't go over. Remember rad onc is small so they may have a compliment of lets say 6. They may not be divided as equally as possible throughout each year so some years they dont lose a resident and so don't take one.

Share This Page

About the ads