Prog Fellowship Position
Rutgers New Jersey Medical School
Length of Fellowship:
More info on benefits: https://uhr.rutgers.edu/benefits
Number of Clinical Hours:
832 (two 8-hour shifts per week)
- Resident and medical student scanning shifts
- Contribution to undergraduate medical education curriculum
- Help moderate monthly residency ultrasound rounds
- Lead monthly medical student Ultrasound Interest Group sessions
- Design and carry out original research for abstract submission and eventual publication
Number of Sites
University Hospital in Newark, NJ
Number of Positions per year:
- Dr. Alerhand serves as Director for the Israeli Association of Emergency Medicine's (IAEM) Critical Care Ultrasound Workshop in Tel Aviv in March. The fellow is invited to serve as faculty.
- The Emergency Medicine department holds monthly Research Committee meetings. The Fellow is invited to present his design and/or findings to receive feedback and departmental support.
- Dr. Alerhand serves as Editor of the EMdocs.net US Probes section (http://www.emdocs.net/category/ultrasound/). The website receives up to 9,000 views per day. The fellow is invited to submit articles.
- The Director of Business Operations (an Emergency Medicine physician) is directly involved with all aspects of ultrasound billing and revenue.
- Education is primarily supervised by core faculty of the Ultrasound Division within the Department of Emergency Medicine.
- Other services providing education and resources include:
- Medical Intensive Care: two ICU attendings who serve as CHEST instructors
- Cardiology: echocardiography case review
- Cardiac Anesthesia: trans-esophageal echocardiography in the operating room
- Regional Anesthesia: elective for developing expertise with nerve blocks
- Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation: musculoskeletal ultrasound
- OB/Gyn: advanced obstetric ultrasound
Deadline for fellowship application: