This unique program emphasizes establishing technical expertise and advanced understanding of PEM-specific ePOCUS applications, learning effective ePOCUS instruction and education strategies, developing program management and leadership skills and studying ePOCUS research methods. Exposure to pioneering ePOCUS applications, industry interface, global ePOCUS initiatives and collaborative US projects within SickKids further support academic career aspirations.
Join us and be a part of the PEM ePOCUS evolution!
Faculty shifts in the ED at SickKids: approximately eight shifts per month
Two POCUS scanning shifts per week: scan active ED patients and instruct POCUS rotators at the bedside
Weekly POCUS Journal Club: participate in an interactive discussion of pivotal and cutting-edge POCUS literature
Weekly image review sessions: participate in an interactive quality assessment of recent clinical POCUS scans
Monthly didactic teaching: presenting core content, and new ideas in a 20-minute mini-lecture for POCUS faculty and rotators
Quarterly divisional teaching: present a 30-minute lecture at Rounds for faculty and trainees
Academic project: prepare an original academic work suitable for peer review
Scholarly project: prepare an original scholarly work suitable for peer review
Administrative project: develop a meaningful administrative contribution
Fellow Instruction and Education
Coached 1:1 POCUS scanning shifts with POCUS faculty
Weekly didactic teaching by POCUS faculty Annual Pre-Conference Hospital for Sick Children’s PEM POCUS Workshop
Complexity model of evaluation and assessment
Project Planning and Management Course (optional)
International POCUS opportunities (optional)
Speciality conference attendance (optional)
Successful completion of a PEM fellowship and PEM Board Eligible in Canada or the United States
Hold or be eligible for a certificate of registration to practice medicine in Ontario as issued by the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Ontario
Application submissions for 2019/2020 ARE NOW CLOSED.
(Applications for 2020/2021 will open in August 2019)
Up to two positions will be awarded on a competitive basis annually
Further details and compensation available upon request: firstname.lastname@example.org
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