New York Presbyterian - Morgan Stanley Children's Hospital, Columbia University

Fellowship Program

Length of Fellowship:

1 year

Salary:

Details available upon request

Additional Funds

Details available upon request

Number of Clinical Hours:

80 hours per month as Attending Physician supervising fellows and residents in a Pediatric Emergency Medicine Department. Double or triple coverage always available.

Other Duties

- Weekly conference, journal clubs, clip review
- Resident, fellow and faculty POCUS education
- Nursing US-guided IV education in PED and NICU

- 8 hours scan shifts per week

- Completion of a scholarly project
 (research, QI, education)
- Perform and document 1,000 ultrasound examinations
- RDMS eligibility by end of fellowship

Number of Sites

Columbia University Medical Center

Number of Positions per year:

1

Additional Opportunities

Educational opportunities to attend and/or teach at academic conferences regionally, domestically and internationally throughout the year.

A second year is optional for fellows interested in pursuing an advanced degree through Columbia School of Public Health.

Educational Experience

Fellows will acquire:
1) Administrative skills required to direct a POCUS program
2) Technical skills in scanning and image interpretation
3) Quality improvement skills in divisional US image review
4) Educational skills in teaching POCUS to a wide range of learners
5) Research development and implementation skills for POCUS studies

Experience may be supplemented through rotations with echocardiography, regional anesthesia, gynecology, adult trauma, and pediatric radiology.

Research and education skills will be mentored via weekly conferences.

Deadline for fellowship application:

November 1

Fellows chosen:

1