A three-year training programme designed to provide in-depth clinical training in veterinary diagnostic imaging that will prepare you to sit the examinations for the Diploma of the European College of Veterinary Diagnostic Imaging

 The small animal-based training programme emphasises:

  • Radiography
  • Ultrasonography
  • Computed x-ray tomography
  • Magnetic resonance imaging

The programme is supported by four Diplomates in Veterinary Diagnostic Imaging and a Board eligible clinician in the small animal hospital and one Diplomate and one Board eligible clinician in the equine clinic, together with two Associate Members of the European College of Veterinary Diagnostic Imaging, four small animal radiographers, two equine imaging technicians, and a full complement of specialists in primary patient care and pathology.  

There is a large clinical component to the programme but you will also be involved in student teaching and clinical research. You will also participate in an out of hours rota to help care for patients admitted as emergencies. The total annual imaging caseload exceeds 5,000.  

Selection criteria for the Residency in Diagnostic Imaging

Along with the attributes and qualifications required it is also desirable if you have:

  • A good academic record
  • Quality clinical experience in small animal practice
  • A team-working mindset
  • Prior internship is not required but recommended
  • Prior research experience is not required

Further information

If you have any queries about the Diagnostic Imaging Residency please contact Francisco Llabres-Diaz (fllabresdiaz@rvc.ac.uk

For general information about the  programme see Residencies

How to apply

For full details see How To Apply

Closing date:  Sunday, 5th January 2020   Interview date:  Thursday, 13th February 2020

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