Temple University Hospital

Fellowship Director Requirements

1. If not fellowship trained, does the EUS fellowship director have at least 3 years of experience using EUS in clinical practice after residency?

YES

Comments

All 11 ultrasound faculty are fellowship trained. The EUS division chief, fellowship director, and 2 additional faculty have the AEMUS FPD certification.

2. If fellowship trained, did the EUS fellowship director complete fellowship more than 1 year ago?

YES

Comments

2015-2016 AEMUS Fellowship at Temple University Hospital; 2021-2022 IM POCUS Fellowship at Penn

3. Has the EUS fellowship director published at least three peer reviewed emergency ultrasound articles in Medline indexed journals?

YES

Comments

https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/?term=%28Gibbons%20R%5Bau%5D%20OR%20Gibbons%20RC%5Bau%5D%29%20AND%20%28Temple%20University%5Bad%5D%29

4. Are at least two of the above mentioned publications original ultrasound research with the EUS fellowship director as first author on one of them?

YES

Comments

refer to link above

5. Does the fellowship director have a record of excellence in teaching? (This ability can be demonstrated by teaching awards, consistently favorable evaluations by residents and/or fellows, or the like.)

YES

Comments

2022 SAEM AEUS Research Award - Best RCT. 2021 Faculty Award for Best Medical Student Educator. 2021 SAEM AEUS Research Award - Best RCT. 2020 Junior Faculty Resident Teacher of the Year Award. 2020 Faculty Award for Best Medical Student Educator. 2018 Junior Faculty Resident Teacher of the Year Award. 2015 Outstanding Medical Student Educator Award. 2015 Resident Wellness Award

6. Is the EUS fellowship director involved in advancing emergency ultrasound by active participation or leadership in one of the previously mentioned nationally recognized organizations?

YES

Comments

Past President & Founder, AAEM Emergency Ultrasound Section. Past Secretary, ACEP Emergency Ultrasound Section. Past Vice Chair & Secretary, AIUM Ultrasound in Medical Education Section. Ultrasound Section Editor, Western Journal of Emergency Medicine (2021 - present). Secretary, AIUM POCUS Section (2022 - present)