Pediatric Emergency Medicine Fellowship
This three-year accredited fellowship in Pediatric Emergency Medicine uses the academic resources and faculty of UT Southwestern Medical Center with the clinical facilities, ancillary personnel, and patient population from the Children’s Health℠ Children’s Medical Center Dallas Emergency Center. The Emergency Center at Children’s sees more than 60,000 patients per year and is the only verified Level 1 Pediatric Trauma Center in Texas.
The Pediatric EM fellows develop proficiency in the areas of clinical acuity, acumen, teaching, research, and administrative skills that will prepare one for the challenging field of pediatric emergency medicine.
Skills learned during residency will be further enhanced as the fellow acquires new knowledge and technical proficiency in procedures both pertinent and unique to the emergency management of the seriously ill and injured child. Academic responsibilities include active participation in clinical research, teaching and advising junior colleagues, and participating in lecture and teaching opportunities thereby contributing new knowledge and understanding to this growing field.