Training Timeline

  First Year Second Year Third Year
Clinical Activity

Inpatient service: 8 months (or 32 weeks)

Outpatient clinic: 1 half-day clinic per week

Heavy inpatient service time and 1 half-day clinic per week

Inpatient service: 2 months (or 8 weeks)

Continuity clinic: ½ day per week

Inpatient service: 2 months (or 8 weeks)

Continuity clinic: ½ day per week

Research

16 weeks of planning

  • Short Course in Clinical Research (ethics, study design, scientific writing and presentation skills)
  • Hands-on research program (attend presentations, visit mentor labs, write preliminary research proposals & grant, if applicable)

9 months (or 36 weeks)

  • Biostatistics and Medical Informatics (541).
  • UW ICTR Clinical Research Study Design workshop series
  • “Scientific Manuscript” and “Grant Writing”
  • Training in statistics, medical ethics, scientific and grantwriting occurs through ICTR class offerings.
  • Under supervision of a mentor (daily interactions and weekly lab meetings)
  • Scholarly Oversight Committee meetings 2x/year for advice and evaluation of fellow

9 months (or 36 weeks)

  • Continued research ethics training
  • Continued scientific manuscript and grantwriting (workshops required)
Elective Coursework

Micro Lab (2 weeks)

Micro Lab (2 weeks)

Travel Clinic at UWHC (1- 2 weeks)

Adult Transplant Services (1-2 weeks)

STI clinics at University Health Services (1-2 Weeks)

Travel Clinic at UWHC (1-2 weeks)

Adult Transplant Services (1-2 weeks)

Career
Development
Establish mentors    
Formally meet with Program Director and Scholarship Oversight Committee twice yearly.
Supplemental
Education

Monthly education conferences on core topics with all pediatric fellows.

Vacation 3 Weeks 3 Weeks 3 Weeks