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Program Curriculum

Current curriculum for the pediatric graduate enrolled in the fellowship is as follows:

 

Year 1:

One month rotation toxicologyº – Pittsburgh Poison Center

One month rotation PICU – Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC

Two week rotation Aaesthesiologyº – Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC

One month rotation adult emergency medicine – UPMC Presbyterian

One month rotation Child Advocacy Centero

5 1/2 months pediatric emergency medicine – Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC

Two months research

   

 

Year 2:

One month rotation trauma – UPMC Presbyterian

One month rotation EMS – Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC / UPMC Presbyterian

One month rotation Child Advocacy – Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC

Four months pediatric emergency medicine – Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC

Two week rotation ultrasound – Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC

Two week rotation anesthesiology – Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC

Four months research

   

 

Year 3:

5 1/2 months pediatric emergency medicine – Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC

One month rotation adult emergency medicine¹/OB Women's Health – UPMC Mercy / Magee-Womens Hospital of UPMC

Two week rotation anesthesiology – Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC

Five months research*

º Reduced call (call equivalent to ED shifts)
¹ Call-free
* Fellows can complete a call-free elective during one of their research months.

 

Current curriculum for the emergency medicine graduate enrolled in the fellowship is as follows:

Year 1:

One month rotations general inpatient pediatrics¹* – Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC

One month rotation PICU* – Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC

One month rotation NICU* – Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC 

Two week rotation anesthesiologyº – site to be determined by fellow

One month rotation Child Advocacy Center¹*

6 1/2 months pediatric emergency medicine* – Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC

One month research

   

 

Year 2:

One month rotation well baby nurseryº* – Magee–Womens Hospital

One month rotation toxicologyº – Pittsburgh Poison Center

One month rotation outpatient pediatric clinic

Six months pediatric emergency medicine – Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC

Two week rotation ultrasound – Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC

Two week rotation anesthesiology rotation – Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC

Two months research

   

 

Year 3:

One month rotation Child Advocacy Center¹

Three months pediatric emergency medicine* – Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC

Two week ultrasound rotation – Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC

7 1/2 months research*

º Reduced call
¹ Call-free
* Fellows can complete a call-free elective during one of their research months.
The third year of fellowship training for the emergency medicine graduate is considered optional.

 
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July 21, 2013
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