Pediatric Hospital Medicine Fellowship Program
Our Pediatric Hospital Fellowship includes a number of programs and conferences, completion of which is a prerequisite to graduation. The program has designed these activities to enhance the learning experience and to assist fellows in meeting the goals and objectives of the fellowship program.
- Complete a scholarly project of your choice (can be in clinical research, QI medical education) concluding with submission of abstract for presentation at a national meeting (PAS and/or PHM recommended) and submission of a manuscript to a peer reviewed journal prior to graduation.
- Participate in a mentored abstract review for a national meeting (PAS or PHM) both years.
- Submit a clinical conundrum (for presentation at national meeting) and/or case report for publication.
- Present your research at PAS PHM club (fellows only poster presentation).
- Participate in at least one simulation experience.
- Give at least one block conference to PCH residents.
- Give at least one morning report to PCH residents.
- Give one Hospitalist division Journal Club each year.
- Give one PICU/ED/HM Case Conference presentation each year.
- Give at least one Phoenix Children's Grand Rounds presentation (second year).
- Complete Institute for Healthcare Improvement modules culminating in a Basic Certificate in Quality and Patient Safety
- Complete local Q! project
- Present QI work at PCH Quality Day
- Attend quarterly meeting with Associate Program Director, Jamie Librizzi, to track progress throughout fellowship.
- The Scholarly Oversight Committee shall meet three times per year to monitor progress and provide feedback on scholarly project throughout fellowship.
- The Clinical Competency Committee shall meet two times per year to monitor progress of clinical skill throughout fellowship.