Pediatric Emergency Medicine Fellowship – Curriculum

The PEM curriculum consists of a wide variety of rotations to ensure a complete range of training that is required of a Pediatric Emergency Medicine physician. The year is divided into 12 blocks, each consisting of four weeks. Graduates of pediatric residencies will require a three-year curriculum, and graduates of Emergency Medicine residencies will require a two-year curriculum.

12 blocks: 4 weeks each

EMERGENCY MEDICINE TRAINED – YEAR 1

Block 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12
Site 1 1 1 1 1 1 1&2 1 1 1 1 1
Rotation Name PED PED PED ANES PED PED PED Child
Abuse
PED PICU NICU US
%Outpatient 100 100 100 100 70 70 70 64 100 100 100 100
% Research 0 0 0 0 30 30 30 36 0 0 0

EMERGENCY MEDICINE TRAINED – YEAR 2

Block 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12
Site 1 1 1 1 1 1 1&2 1&2 1 1 1 1
Rotation Name PED PED PED PED PED PED PED PED PED PEDs US/EMS PEDS Elective
%Outpatient 100 100 100 70 70 70 70 70 40 100 100 100
% Research 0 0 0 30 30 30 30 30 60 0 0 0

 

PEDIATRICS TRAINED – YEAR 1

Block 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12
Site 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1
Rotation Name PED PED PED ANES PED PED PED PED PICU Adult ED US Adult Trauma
% Outpatient 100 100 100 100 100 70 70 70 100 100 100 100
% Research 0 0 0 0 0 30 30 30 0 0 0 0

 

PEDIATRICS TRAINED – YEAR 2

Block 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12
Site 1 1 1 1 1 1 1&2 1 1 1 1 1
Rotation Name PED PED PED PED PED PED PED PED PED PED Adult Trauma US

Tox

%Outpatient 100 70 70 70 70 70 100 70 70 100 100 100
%Research 0 30 30 30 30 30 0 30 30 0 0 0

 

PEDIATRIC TRAINED – YEAR 3

Block 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12
Site 1&2 1&2 1&2 1&2 1&2 1&2 1&2 1&2 1 1 1 1
Rotation Name PED PED PED PED PED PED Adult Trauma PED EMS Child Abuse

US

PEDS Elective PEDS Elective
% Outpatient 70 70 70 70 70 70 70 70 50 50 80 100
% Research 30 30 30 30 30 30 30 30 50 50 20 0

 

Legend:

Site 1: Memorial Hermann- Texas Medical Center (TMC)
Site 2: Memorial Hermann- Sugarland
Anes: Anesthesiology
Adult ED: Adult Emergency Department (Memorial Hermann- Adult ED- TMC)
Adult Trauma: Adult Trauma (Memorial Hermann- Adult ED- TMC)
Child Abuse/US: ½ month Child Abuse, ½ month Emergency Ultrasound
EMS: Emergency Medical Services
PED: Pediatric Emergency Department (Memorial Hermann- Pediatric ED -TMC)
PED/Child Abuse: 1/2 month Pediatric Emergency Department (Memorial Hermann – Pediatric ED – TMC), 1/2 month Child Abuse
NICU: Neonatology Intensive Care Unit
PICU: Pediatric intensive Care Unit
Tox/Anes:  ½ month Toxicology, ½ month Pediatric Anesthesia
US: Emergency Ultrasound
US/Tox: ½ month Emergency Ultrasound, ½ month Toxicology