Washington University in St. Louis

Fellowship Grad Requirements

1. Is the EUS fellow required to perform >1000 ultrasound examinations during fellowship?

YES

2. Is the EUS fellow required to design at least one research project to be submitted to the home site institutional review board, and commence the project and data collection during the course of the fellowship?

YES

3. Is the EUS fellow required to submit at least one abstract as first author and presenter to a national meeting such as ACEP, SAEM, or AIUM during fellowship?

YES

Comments

The fellow is engaged early during their fellowship year to become involved in or develop an achievable research proposal by October 1 with the expectation for journal submission before completion of the fellowship.

4. Is the EUS fellow required to be involved with at least one other ultrasound research project during fellowship for which publication is planned with the fellow as an author?

YES

5. Is the EUS fellow required to be involved with various administrative and quality assurance duties including but not limited to internal billing audits, interdepartmental meetings, and monitoring of the credentialing process of colleagues?

YES

Comments

The fellow is expected to attend all relevant ultrasound-related administrative meetings, schedule permitting.

6. Is the EUS fellow required to prepare and deliver lectures to the department (faculty, residents, medical students, other health care providers) on at least four separate basic emergency ultrasound applications?

YES

7. Is the EUS fellow required to attend one national emergency ultrasound organization meeting during the year?

YES