1-year Interventional Radiology Fellowship in Tehran Iran


Opportunity Details

  • Opportunity ID 13023

Opportunity Description

The medical university of Tehran provides one fellowship program for international students to conduct both clinical and basic research in Iran. Additionally, performing different types of vascular and international radiologic procedures. So if you are interested in gaining extensive clinical experience in global clinical areas and facilities, apply today.



Location: Tehran, Iran

Duration: 1 year

Program starting date: 20 September 2020

Host university: Tehran University of Medical Science

Host hospital: Imam Khomeini Hospital Complex

Areas of studies:

  • Diagnostic arteriography and venography
  • Angioplasty
  • Vascular stenting
  • Thrombolysis
  • Nephrostomy and retrograde pyelography
  • CVS and Amniocentesis
  • Image-guided biopsy from tumors and bone
  • Osteoid osteoma and other lyser ablation procedures
  • Pain block
  • Brain Aneurysm coiling, AVM embolization, Brain Fistula treatment
  • Drainage of cysts and collections
  • Dialysis access maintenance
  • Embolotherapy
  • Vena cava filter placement
  • Intravascular foreign-body retrieval
  • Central venous catheter insertion
  • Percutaneous biliary and genitourinary interventions
  • Percutaneous gastrostomy and jejunostomy
  • Percutaneous abscess drainage and biopsy
  • Transjugular intrahepatic portosystemic shunts
  • Catheter-directed thrombolysis for the management of iliofemoral venous thrombosis
  • Carotid, vertebral, and renal artery stenting
  • Uterine artery embolization for the treatment of fibroids
  • Percutaneous radiofrequency tumor ablation and chemoembolization
  • Treatment of varicose veins.



  • Applicants from all nationalities can apply.
  • Applicants must have completed diagnostic radiology residency.
  • Be able to hold a license to practice medicine.
  • Ability to pass a personal interview.

Complete application consists of the followings:

  • Radiology approval board
  • CV
  • Language proficiency certificate
  • At least two years of works experience in interventional radiology.
  • 5000 Dollar payment.

Selection criteria:

  • Applicants with excellent academic record, 3.00 out of 4.00 or equivalent.
  • English language knowledge such as IELTS 5.5, TOEFL IBT 69, PBT 525 at application time. Otherwise, applicants need to join the English langue class.
  • Social and public services background and achievements.
  • Having exceptional talent, achievements, or awards in a specialized area.
  • Leadership skills.
  • Unique life experience, circumstances, and accomplishments during his/her academic life.

How to apply:

Interested applicants can fill out the online application form to be part of this one-year fellowship program.

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Application process:

  • Three months for successful submission of application.
  • 6 to 8 weeks for a visa.

For further info, kindly check the program website

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