Educational Opportunities

Pediatric emergency medicine fellows have the opportunity to broaden their clinical knowledge and acquire skills necessary for effective teaching in a variety of settings. In addition to weekly fellows' conferences that cover a broad curriculum of clinical knowledge, educational strategies and clinical research techniques, fellows also participate in the following educational experiences:

  • Obtain a certificate OR master's degree in medical education, clinical and translational research, public health, health administration, or business administration, completed during the three years of fellowship and fully funded
  • National Pediatric Emergency Medicine Fellowship conference
  • Opportunity to become a certified PALS instructor
  • Opportunity to become a simulation facilitator

Throughout the pediatric emergency medicine fellowship, trainees have multiple opportunities to become expert educators, including participation in our institutional "Fellows as Educators" workshop. The fellows participate, with guidance, in teaching multiple conferences, including:

  • Divisional journal club
  • Divisional research conference
  • Toxicology conference
  • Ultrasound conference
  • Board review
  • Case conference
  • University of Cincinnati combined EM / PEM conference
  • Regional EMS conferences
  • Combined PEM / Radiology conference