Yale-New Haven Children's Hospital Pediatric Emergency Medicine Fellowship

Emergency Medicine

The Yale-New Haven Children's Hospital Pediatric Emergency Medicine Fellowship was established in 2000. It has since grown tremendously in size and depth. The fellowship training program was granted continuing accreditation in January, 2015.

The mission of the Yale Pediatric Emergency Medicine training program is to provide fellows with excellent clinical training, resources to pursue independent research, and unique opportunities for educational pursuits. Our philosophy is that by providing a strong foundation during the early parts of the fellowship and a stimulating environment, the trainee will acquire the skills necessary for independence in clinical decision-making, research design, and educational and administrative endeavors.

Program Aims:

At the end of the fellowship the trainee will

  1. Participate in a comprehensive curriculum and wide-ranging clinical experiences in order to be equipped to manage all aspects of the acute care of medically ill and injured children,
  2. Possess expertise with the methodologies of clinical patient-oriented research,
  3. Acquire the knowledge and experience to be a leader in the field of medical education,
  4. Be familiar with administrative issues pertinent to the practice of pediatric emergency medicine,
  5. Understand the concepts and practice of quality initiative projects.