David Bader


Saint Vincent Hospital provides an outstanding opportunity for residents to train in a state-of-the-art tertiary care community hospital setting. The ACGME accredited radiology residency program has 16 residents (4 per year PGY2-5).

Our residency program stresses a collaborative and supportive learning environment with active participation and hands-on training directly with Faculty.  There are no Fellows in the program. An Early Specialization in Interventional Radiology (ESIR) track is available. We take pride in providing an extensive and robust didactic curriculum and educational opportunities to provide a path to success.

Program Aims:

  • For our residents to achieve competence and confidence in the practice of diagnostic radiology, nuclear medicine, and interventional procedures for clinical practice.
  • Opportunity and support to obtain outstanding fellowship positions: (see Fellowship Placements)

Residency elements:

  • Core training at SVH
  • 3 months of pediatric radiology rotations at University of Massachusetts Medical Center
  • Wide breadth and depth of teaching conferences
  • AIRP radiology-pathology correlation course
  • Monthly attendance at the New England Roentgen Ray Society meetings
  • Support for scholarly activity including national conference attendance
  • Diagnostic and Physics Board Review courses
  • In-house weekly physics course
  • ESIR track
  • R4 Mini-Fellowship and Elective opportunities

Worcester, MA is a vibrant and growing city, 2nd largest in New England, with 12 colleges and Universities. Central location for access to and from Boston, Providence, and all of New England. A great place to live and learn. (see Living in Worcester)

All applications must be received through ERAS. (see Applying to Our Program).


David A. Bader, M.D. FACR
Chief of Radiology
Radiology Residency Program Director

Thank you for your interest in the Diagnostic Radiology Residency Program at Saint Vincent Hospital.

For More Information Contact:
Caroline Golden
Radiology Residency Program Coordinator
[email protected]
(508) 363-7034

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  • A state-of-the-art facility offering advanced treatment options, giving your family quality health care without having to travel far from home
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  • A dedicated team of health care professionals who put your well-being first

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