Schedule

First Year

Fellows work 16-17 shifts per month when rotating in the PED. Shifts are 8-10 hours in length throughout fellowship. During the first year, fellows complete month-long rotations in adult EM, anesthesia, trauma and critical care. While in the Pediatric Intensive Care Unit, PEM fellows function as critical care fellows. The PICU month focuses on honing knowledge of physiology, sharpening team leadership and teaching skills.

Second Year

14-15 shifts per month. Fellows complete rotations in ED ultrasound, ENT, child abuse, psychiatry, orthopedics, and toxicology at the Connecticut Poison Control Center.

Third Year

12-13 shifts per month. Fellows complete rotations in transport medicine, QI/Administration, and focus on completion of a scholarly activity during several research months.