IU School of Medicine



The Radiology Elective month can be customized to the student's needs and interest. It may be spent in one or more subspecialty areas. Other options are assignment to one faculty member, or involvement in departmental research activities.

Elective Details:

Primary Contact for Add/Drops: Dr. Gunderman (rbgunder@iupui.edu)

Director: Richard Gunderman, M.D., Ph.D.

Campus: Indianapolis

Location: IU Health Neuroscience Center, IU Health University Hospital, Riley Hospital for Children at IU Health, Eskenazi Health Services (Indianapolis)

Other Faculty:

Learning Objectives

  • 1) Identify the appropriate indications for different radiological studies and the most appropriate radiological study in different common clinical situations (PC3)
  • 2) Detect imaging findings, formulate differential diagnoses, and make appropriate recommendations for further diagnostic workup and treatment (PC2)
  • 3) Complete a project in education or research, which is typically submitted for presentation at a meeting or publication in a journal (PBLI1)


  • Clinical Performance Evaluation Form; (Clinical Performance form is used by faculty and/or residents who work most closely with the student to evaluate performance for the month).

Enrollment Information

Prerequisites: 3rd or 4th year status; by arrangement only

Availability with Max Students per Month:


Duty Hours: 40

Time Distribution: Customized to student's needs and interest

Elective Type Category: CP - Clinical Practice

Notes and Enrollment Information:

Add/Drop Contact Person: Dr. Gunderman (rbgunder@iupui.edu) ELECTIVE DOES NOT PARTICIPATE IN INITIAL SENIOR MATCH.

Third Year Elective? Yes

Interprofessional Skills and Service Learning

Interprofessional Collaborative Skills: None

Service Learning Included: None