Paediatrics at University of Colorado
12 month post,
August start date, applications close August the previous year.
7 positions available
Based at Children's Hospital, Colorado, a 553 bed tertiary care hospital.
Surgeries performed include cardiac, neurosurgery, craniofacial, complex orthopaedic, ENT, transplant (heart, liver, kidney, bone), procedures on ECMO, and foetal surgery.
Rotation consists of 6-7 months in main operating rooms, 8 weeks in cardiac operating rooms, 4 weeks in paediatric ICU, 4 weeks on the acute & chronic pain service, 3 weeks in non operating room sites and 2 weeks for electives.
Education is provided by daily morning lectures, weekly fellows conferences, monthly grand rounds and mortality & morbidity meetings, quarterly journal club and regular simulation sessions.
Fellows encouraged to participate in departmental research projects and complete a QI project during rotation.
30 days protected academic time.
Contact: Lindsay Baumgartner
Telephone: (+1) 720-777-4999
Further information: http://www.ucdenver.edu/academics/colleges/medicalschool/departments/Anesthesiology/Education/fellowships/pedfellowship/Pages/peds.aspx