RSNA 2023 Guide for Radiology Trainees: Events, Sessions and Networking

Maximizing opportunities for residents & fellows

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Radiology trainees will find a focused selection of scientific and educational programming to meet their needs at RSNA 2023. The annual meeting provides networking opportunities, like the Residents Reception, that help develop connections across the specialty as well as sessions that explore early career development topics.

Trainee Exclusive: The Residents Lounge

Trainee annual meeting registrants are offered a place to relax and network while enjoying complimentary refreshments.  Open Sunday through Thursday, the Residents Lounge will host in-person events planned by the RSNA Resident and Fellow Committee to provide mentorship opportunities and career guidance. 

Residents Lounge Hours:

Sunday: 9 a.m.–6 p.m. 

Monday – Wednesday: 7:30 a.m.–6 p.m. 

Thursday: 7:30 a.m.–4:30 p.m. 


RSNA 2023 Scavenger Hunt

Join in the fun and learn more about RSNA and RSNA 2023 as you race to locate items throughout McCormick Place. The first ten participants to complete this Scavenger Hunt will win exclusive RSNA swag. Visit #RSNATrainees via X or visit the Residents Lounge for access to the Scavenger Hunt. 

R&E Grant Opportunities for Radiology Trainees

Sunday, Nov. 26, 3 p.m.

Hosted by the RSNA R&E Foundation. Join two past grant recipients to learn about available R&E grant funding, upcoming deadlines and how receiving an R&E grant can change the trajectory of your career.

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Radiology Luminaries: VIP Meet & Greet

Tuesday, Nov. 28 at 12:15 p.m.

Grab your lunch and head to the lounge to hear from luminaries in the radiology field as they share their success stories and career tips.

Connect at the Residents Reception

Tuesday, Nov. 28, 4 p.m. 

Connect with your peers and network with veteran RSNA members and radiology leaders. This popular event, held in conjunction with the American College of Radiology, will take place in the Connections Center, Lakeside Center East-Level 3.

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Exclusive Opportunities for DR and IR Trainees

Signal to Noise: Q&A Session on the ERAS Supplemental Application + PD Panel

Monday, Nov. 27, 1:30 p.m. 

Learn more about the ERAS Supplemental Application into the DR and IR residency application process at this one-hour session, which will discuss how ERAS worked during the 2022 application cycle. 

Day in the Life of a Radiology Resident (DR and IR)

Tuesday, Nov. 28, 1:30 p.m. 

One diagnostic radiology (DR) and one interventional radiology (IR) resident will describe what a typical day is like during their residency.

Navigating the Diagnostic & Interventional Radiology Residency Match 2023

Tuesday, Nov. 28, 3 p.m.

Join several current IR and DR residents and fellows for a panel discussion about their match experiences and tips on how to best prepare for the match next year.  

Exclusive Opportunities for Medical Students

Daily Dose

Practice your radiology skills with medical-student written radiology cases presented in a visual format with relevant answer explanations and teaching points. You can access each Daily Dose on the computer located in the Residents Lounge.  

Kahoot! Radiology Competition for Medical Students

Monday, Nov. 27, 12:15 p.m. 

Join the fun on your device as trainees compete in a trivia game using the Kahoot! platform. 

Education Exhibits Designed for Trainees (Learning Center)

  • Cystic Breast Lesions Assessment and Management: An Educational Approach for Radiology Residents 

  • Radiological Signs in Breast Imaging . What should the radiology resident know?

  • Fundamental of Pancreatic Adenocarcinoma Imaging on CT: What a resident should know 

  • The Role of Gadolinium Enhancement Patterns in Diagnosing Myocardial Diseases at Cardiac MR - Enhancing Residents’ Knowledge

  • Artificial Intelligence in Interventional Radiology: A Primer for Residents 

  • Classical Signs on Chest Radiograph: A primer for residents 

  • Primer for Radiology Residents: Cardiothoracic emergencies in oncology 

  • Imaging Findings of Autoimmune Disorders: A primer for residents 

  • Primary Peritoneal Malignant Mesothelioma - Everything a resident needs to know

  • Kidney Pancreatic Transplantation: Anatomy and Surgical Technique Guide for Residents

  • Peritoneal Carcinomatosis: A Comprehensive Review of Peritoneal MRI. Primer for Residents

  • Youll Float Too: A guide of ectopic gas for the radiology resident