AUR GE Radiology Research Academic Fellowship (GERRAF) Award

Fostering scholarship in radiology research

Since their inauguration in 1992, AUR GERRAF fellowships have been one of the most sought-after awards in academic radiology. Already, they have helped dozens of academic radiologists through:

  • Strengthening the research interest of radiologist-investigators by broadening their opportunities for continuing scholarship
  • Fostering original clinical and health services research in technology assessment, health and economic outcome methods, and decision analysis

Application Process

If you are interested in a radiology research career and currently hold a junior faculty appointment in an academic radiology training institution in the U.S. or Canada, you may be eligible to apply for a GERRAF Award.

For complete application instructions and materials, please download the following:

GERRAF Sample Research and Education Plans

Please note that these are not complete applications. For full application requirements please see the Guidelines and Instructions above.


The completed application and requisite supporting documents, must be submitted electronically to the AUR at by 12:00pm (Central Time) on January 20, 2023, in order to be considered for the academic year commencing the following July 1. Multiple applications can be submitted from a single institution; however, a maximum of one application per institution can be funded.

Contact Information:
GERRAF Program Manager
Association of University Radiologists
Phone: 630-368-3730


  2022 Fellows: Patricia Balthazar, MD, Emory University School of Medicine; Paul M. Bunch, MD, Wake Forest School of Medicine; Farouk Dako, MD, MPH, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania; Clare Poynton, MD, PhD, Boston Medical Center

2021 Fellows: Jeffrey P. Guenette, MD, Brigham and Women’s Hospital; Eniola T. Oluyemi, MD, MPH, Johns Hopkins University

2020 Fellows:Nathan M. Cross, MD, MS,University of Washington; Natalia Gorelik, MD,McGill University; Randy C. Miles, MD, MPH,Harvard Medical School; Kathleen Ruchalski, MD, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA

2019 Fellows

2019 Fellows: Premal Trivedi, MD, MSE, University of Colorado - Anschutz Medical Center; Stuart L. Cohen, MD, Northwell Health; Resmi A. Charalel, MD, Weill Cornell Medical College/New York-Presbyterian Hospital; Hediyeh Baradaran, MD, University of Utah Health


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