Medical Education

Critical Care Units12 months
Inpatient Pulmonary Consult Services14 months
Selectives / Electives 8 months
May choose from, but not limited to:
Sleep, SICU/Trauma, Pulmonary, ICU
Pathology1 month
Radiology1 month
Ambulatory Care Center30 months
One half-day per week throughout the fellowship training

 

Affiliated Institutions

Grant Medical Center (Level 1 Trauma Center) – ICU and Pulmonology rotations

Riverside Methodist Hospital - eICU

Procedures

The fellow is given the opportunity to participate in procedures throughout their fellowship training that will give them a strong foundation to continue in their future practice. The procedures include, but are not limited to:

  • Arterial line
  • Bronchoscopy
  • Central Venous Catheter
  • Chest Tube
  • Central Venous Catheter
  • Endotracheal Intubation
  • Lumbar Puncture
  • Paracentesis
  • Percutaneous Tracheostomy
  • Thoracentesis

PROCEDURE 2010 STATISTICS

  • Fiberoptic bronchoscopy - 51
  • Arterial catheterization- 52
  • Thoracentesis- 100
  • Venous Cath Nec- 618

Didactics

Conferences are held weekly on four Tuesdays per month. Included are:

  • Journal Club
  • Board Review
  • Topic Review

Call Schedule

Night call is taken from home, and mainly involves both handling problems by telephone, and going to the hospital for emergent situations.