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Fellowship in Musculoskeletal Radiology at North Shore University Hospital & Long Island Jewish Medical Center (NS/LIJ)

The Department of Radiology at Northwell Health offers a Fellowship in Musculoskeletal Radiology at North Shore University Hospital & Long Island Jewish Medical Center (NS/LIJ). The Fellowship in Musculoskeletal Radiology at NS/LIJ is designed to give clinicians with prior residency training in diagnostic radiology advanced education in all aspects of musculoskeletal imaging, including:

  • CT
  • MRI
  • Radiography
  • Bone densitometry
  • Nuclear imaging
  • Diagnostic musculoskeletal ultrasound

The program is run through North Shore University Hospital and associated outpatient imaging centers on Long Island. Our fellow will train with the latest state-of-the-art technology available at these centers. The curriculum for the fellowship includes:

  • Sports medicine
  • Rheumatology
  • Diagnostic and therapeutic interventional radiology (including spine)
  • Nuclear medicine
  • Orthopedic oncology
  • Musculoskeletal ultrasound

Our fellow will have the opportunity to participate in interdepartmental meetings and train residents in the diagnostic radiology program. Opportunities for clinical research are also available at the Feinstein Institutes for Medical Research.

The program admits one fellow annually. Applicants should send their documents to Theresa Eacobacci via email at [email protected].

Trainees must have completed an ACGME-accredited diagnostic radiology residency training program and be either licensed in New York state or eligible for a license.

The Society of Skeletal Radiology has instituted a "Match" for 2020 - 2021. As such, we are in compliance with the MSK match. Please refer to the skeletal society of radiology fellowship section for additional details.

Essential application information includes:

  • Universal application
  • Curriculum vitae
  • USMLE or COMLEX transcript
  • Medical school diploma, final transcript and performance evaluation
  • Personal statement
  • Internship certificate
  • Three letters of recommendation, including one from your current program director and one from the MSK department.
  • ECFMG Status Report, if applicable



Ralph Anthony Milillo, MD

Specialties: Diagnostic Radiology

Eric Michael Goodman, MD

Specialties: Diagnostic Radiology

Additional faculty

Daniel Martin Walz, MD

Chief of Division - Musculoskeletal Radiology,

Specialties: Diagnostic Radiology

Michael Scott Brown, MD

Specialties: Diagnostic Radiology

Helise Robyn Coopersmith, MD

Specialties: Diagnostic Radiology, Musculoskeletal Radiology

Joshua Hofman, MD

Specialties: Diagnostic Radiology

John Shannon O'Donnell, MD

Specialties: Diagnostic Radiology

Pamela Julia Walsh, MD

Specialties: Diagnostic Radiology

Andrew Lee Chiang, MD

Specialties: Radiology

Kevin John Blount, MD

Specialties: Radiology


Current fellow:
  • Shalin Soni, MD
    Lahey Clinic
Past fellows:
  • David Borukhov, MD
    Hofstra/Northwell Radiology Residency
  • Dan Salvaggio, MD
    Stony Brook Radiology Residency
  • Leyla Yazdi, MD
    Diagnostic Radiology Residency at Mount Sinai West

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