Medical Simulation Fellowship Program Overview

The University of Arizona Department of Emergency Medicine offers a non-ACGME accredited Medical Simulation fellowship. At the completion of the fellowship, graduates will have the knowledge, skill set, and administrative experience to build and lead a medical simulation education and research program in both academic and community settings. Additionally, the fellow works as an attending physician in our emergency departments not only to maintain and develop their skills post-residency, but also to bring simulation in-situ to the clinical environment.

Completion of Training

Upon completion of this subspecialty training, the fellow will have the fundamental knowledge and skills necessary to augment a clinical and training environment with experiential learning through medical simulation, thus bringing learning and education to the next level.

Number of fellows per year: 1
Length of fellowship: 1 year
Application deadline: rolling
Compensation: PGY-4 based salary with benefits
CME: $2,500
Academic appointment: Clinical Instructor


Contact:
Vivienne Ng, MD, MPH
Medical Simulation Fellowship Director
Associate Program Director, University Campus EM Residency
Department of Emergency Medicine
P.O. Box 245057
Tucson, AZ 85724-5057
vng@aemrc.arizona.edu