Residency Recruitment

Why UW-Madison DR/IR

Advantages of Completing Residency at UW-Madison

The Diagnostic and Interventional Radiology Residency Programs at UW-Madison offer unique opportunities that allow trainees to grow.

Check out the campus

You’ll spend your residency in the award-winning University Hospital on the west-side of the UW-Madison campus.

The Strengths of the Department

The Department of Radiology has a lot to offer its trainees – from a collegial workplace to world-renowned faculty.


The Department is always producing research that is on the forefront of radiology.


You’ll have the opportunity to work on various studies, papers, and articles with faculty.


At UW-Madison, we support strong mentoring relationships to help you navigate the field of medicine.

Alumni Outcomes

  See where our amazing former residents go after graduation.

Explore Madison

  Madison is a great place to live – there’s always something to do!

Overview of Madison

  Madison is nationally ranked for our quality of schools, housing affordability, standard of living, and more!

Outdoor Recreation

  Madison’s outdoor recreation opportunities are plentiful – from great biking trails to parks around every corner.


There’s always something happening in Madison – from nightlife to street festivals to concerts!

Moving to Madison

Where Our Current Residents Live

Get to Know Madison

Madison is a wonderful place to live! It has all the amenities of a big city but the ease of living of a small town.

Guide on things to do in each season »

Check out local events »

Check out the local art scene »

Top-Tier Schools

Madison has wonderful education options for your children. The Madison Metropolitan School District has a four-star rating from the Wisconsin State Department of Public Instruction, and the private Madison Country Day School has an A+ rating on Niche.

Map of Madison area public schools »

Map of Madison area private schools »

Overview of all schools in the Madison area »

Navigating the Real Estate Market

Buying a house in the Madison area is a worthwhile investment. You can find homes in all types of settings: a cute city neighborhood, in the sprawling countryside, and somewhere in between.

Guide to Madison neighborhoods & suburbs »

Find realtors through the Wisconsin Realtor Association »

Look at available homes on Zillow »

Preliminary Year Information

Preliminary Year

Interested in completing a preliminary year at UW-Madison? Check out the video to the left and this presentation.


General Surgery Preliminary Year

Learn more about completing your preliminary year in general surgery by checking out the video to the right and this presentation.

Lecture Series Examples

Check out what a lecture series is like. See more videos here.

Follow Us On Social Media

  Many in our department are on Twitter. Keep up to date about the latest in the Department of Radiology.

 Social Media Handles