Radiology residency at UMass Chan-Baystate

Our commitment to our residents defines our program

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Baystate's Radiology Residency curriculum balances one-on-one teaching over clinical cases and didactic lectures.

To help you foster those important, close professional relationships with our faculty members, we are intentional about providing a very supportive collegial environment.

We value our residents—and their ideas. You are invited, and encouraged, to serve on department and hospital committees.

Radiology residency highlights

Dedicated to helping you become your best

Find a mentor in your areas of interest among our large, well-trained faculty with expertise in diverse sub-specialties, including:

  • Neuroradiology
  • Interventional radiology
  • Cardiac imaging
  • Nuclear medicine and more.

You will also have opportunities to explore management and scholarly goals through rotations in Radiology Business Administration and Research, among others.

Baystate's Radiology Residency at UMass Chan Medical School-Baystate is ACGME-accredited.

Radiology Residency Faculty

Meet our faculty


The Diagnostic Radiology Residency Program at Baystate Medical Center, regional campus of UMass Chan Medical School, provides a supportive high quality learning environment. The department provides a full complement of multimodality and subspecialty services to the Baystate Health system. Modalities include conventional radiography, CT scan, MRI, ultrasound, nuclear medicine, mammography and interventional radiology. Subspecialty services include pediatric and fetal imaging, neuroradiology, cardiac imaging, interventional radiology and breast imaging. In-house faculty coverage extends from 7 a.m. to midnight daily. Coverage from midnight until 7 a.m. includes an in-house radiology resident with faculty available via teleradiology.

Meet our team

Meet Our Team

Christopher Mudge, MD
Residency Program Director

Martha Lopez, MD
Associate Program Director

Gail Wall, C-TAGME
Program Administrator

By the numbers

Program Metrics

  • Total Residents: 16 | Residents per class: 4
  • Male/Female ratio: 4:1 | Married 50%
  • Number of Faculty: 47
  • ABR Core Pass Rate 2012-2017 (Statistics provided by ABR for 5 year periods): 100% by completion of training

Baystate Metrics

  • 716 beds
  • Residencies: 10 | Fellowships: 22
  • Emergency Room: 105,000 yearly visits | Pediatric—25%; Admissions—21%; | Level-1 Trauma cases/day—5
  • Children's Hospital: beds—100 | PICU beds—10 | Level III NICU beds—57 | Deliveries—4,200
Resident benefits & facilities
  • We have attempted to maintain salaries in the 75th percentile nationally, and here in western Massachusetts, we enjoy a lower cost of living than in major urban areas. View our complete list of salaries and benefits
  • Moonlighting opportunities
  • AIRP radiology pathology correlation course, 4 weeks in Washington, DC
  • 4 weeks vacation/year, meal subsidy, free parking
  • Funding provided for scientific presentations at national meetings
  • Disability/Malpractice/Health/Life Insurance
  • PACS and Electronic Medical Record
  • Excellent library and online resources
  • Simulation Center
  • Grand rounds lecture series
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A Wonderful Place To Be

Western Mass is a popular place to work, play and live - in every season!

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