The Society of
Interventional Radiology Foundation is a not-for-profit organization dedicated to
fostering research in interventional radiology for the purposes of advancing
scientific knowledge, increasing the number of skilled investigators, and
developing innovative therapies that lead to improved patient care and quality
of life. The Foundation is committed to fostering the development and
enhancement of innovative, minimally invasive, image-guided therapies from
inception to mature clinical application and to conduct educational programs in
the service of its mission.
alignment with its mission, the Foundation has created a summer medical student
internship program in order to orient medical students early in their studies
with research and development.
application is for interventional radiologists who would like to apply to the
SIR Foundation in order to sponsor a medical student summer intern at their institution.
Application Deadline for IR Host Sites: September 15, 2017 5 p.m. EST
Application Contact: Eleanore Moye, firstname.lastname@example.org or (703) 460-5596
sponsor must be committed to teaching and mentoring a medical student research
intern during the summer months.
Selected sponsors will be required to sign a grant agreement.
The SIR Foundation will provide a $4,500
stipend for the medical student living expenses.