University of Arizona

Fellowship Program

Length of Fellowship:

1 Year

Salary:

$ 75,000

Additional Funds

CME Funding is provided

Number of Clinical Hours:

6 clinical shifts (54 hours)/month (internal moonlighting opportunities available)

Other Duties

5 scanning shifts /month
Participate in the weekly ultrasound conference
Teach faculty, residents and medical students
Coordinate resident ultrasound rotation
Monthly ultrasound lectures to residents and faculty
Organize monthly ultrasound skills workshops
Organize ultrasound journal club
Implement Point-of-Care ultrasound protocols
Complete one original research project
Assist in ongoing quality assurance program
Maintain ultrasound equipment
Participate in Emergency Medicine faculty credentialing program

Number of Sites

2-Banner University Medical Center-Tucson and Banner University Medical Center-South campus

Number of Positions per year:

3

Additional Opportunities

Educational Experience

Proctored scanning shifts
Advanced and novel ultrasound applications
1,000 scans during the fellowship year
Weekly Ultrasound conference
Journal clubs
Faculty, resident & medical student education
Emergency Ultrasound lecture portfolio
Image management
Ultrasound workflow training
Quality assurance
Credentialing, billing and reimbursement
Up-to-date literature review
Research project development and implementation

Deadline for fellowship application:

Rolling basis

Fellows chosen:

Rolling basis