How to Apply

Application Process

The Department of Radiology offers first-year integrated interventional radiology positions (PGY-II) beginning July 1. A one-year clinical internship in an ACGME accredited United States program at this or another institution is required prior to that time. All positions are filled through the National Resident Matching Program (NRMP). Trainees are chosen on the basis of their academic record, achievements, and a personal interview. 
All applications will be accepted through Electronic Residency Application Service (ERAS) of the Association of American Medical Colleges (AAMC). This electronic application is submitted through the Dean’s office of your medical school. If you have any questions about the ERAS system or are applying from outside the U.S., please contact the ERAS office for information.

Through the ERAS system, we require the following information from each applicant:

  • General application form (includes CV)
  • Personal statement
  • Medical Student Performance Evaluation Letter (Dean's Letter)
  • Three (3) letters of recommendation
  • USMLE and other Board examination results (COMLEX, NBME, FLEX, ECFMG), if applicable
  • Medical school transcript
  • Photograph (optional)
We prefer that all applicants have graduated from medical school within the past 5 years. All applicants must have USMLE examination results.  International medical graduates must be ECFMG certified before an application can be considered. Residents in our program must be a U.S. Citizen, lawful permanent resident, refugee, asylee, or possess the appropriate documentation to allow residents to legally train at the University of Colorado Denver School of Medicine.
Although applications can be accepted only through the ERAS, we can be contacted directly to answer any specific questions that you have regarding our program or the application process. 


Please view The University of Colorado School of Medicine Graduate Medical Education Eligibility and Selection criteria for more information. 


Currently recruiting for one PGY-5 position for the upcoming 2022-2023 academic year

The University of Colorado Division of Vascular & Interventional Radiology has an unexpected opening for the Integrated IR/DR residency for the 2022-2023 academic year. This is an ACGME accredited residency and is open to any current PGY5 Integrated Radiology resident.

Residents will have the opportunity to develop interventional radiology skills encompassing a full breadth of procedures including interventional oncology, peripheral vascular disease, venous thromboembolic disease, complex filter retrievals, vascular malformations, outpatient clinic and much more.

Interested applicants should contact the associate program director Christopher Doe ( or program coordinator Kelly Downey (  Application should include a current CV and 2 letters of recommendation.

Ranking Meeting: February 2022
Rank Order List Deadline: March 2, 2022
Match Day: March 18, 2022

Start of Residency: July 1, 2023

Paul Rochon. MD

Paul Rochon, MD
Integrated Interventional Residency Program Director
Phone: (303) 724-9245
Fax: (303) 724-6601