Carillion Clinic-Virginia Tech

History

The Virginia Tech Carilion Emergency Medicine Residency program is excited to enter its fifth year as an ACGME accredited program. The PGY 1-3 curriculum emphasizes time in the emergency department beginning in the PGY-1 year.

The Carilion Clinic Emergency Medicine faculty provide medical care in six hospitals throughout western Virginia, serving a diverse population of 1.3 million people and receiving exposure to a broad spectrum of disease and injury. Residents rotate through two of these hospitals during residency training.

Leadership

  • Department Chair: John H. Burton, MD
  • Program Director:
  • Associate/Assistant Program Director: Melanie Prusakowski
  • Associate/Assistant Program Director: Tim Fortuna
  • Research Director: Robert Gourdie, PhD

Training Locations

Primary Hospital

Roanoke Memorial hospital

Secondary Hospital

Carilion Franklin Memorial

Curriculum

PGY1

  • EM RMH 6 (4 week blocks)
  • Pediatric EM RMH 1
  • EM Ultrasound - .5
  • OB/GYN - 1
  • Trauma - 1
  • Radiology - .5
  • Pediatrics- 1
  • Anesthesia - 1
  • Critical Care Consult - 1

PGY2

  • EM RMH - 4
  • Pediatric EM RMH - 1.5
  • EM FMH - 1
  • Orthopedics - 1.5
  • Toxicology/Selective - 1
  • CCU - 1
  • EMS - .5
  • Critical Care Consult 2- 1.5
  • SICU - 1

PGY3

  • EM and Peds EM RMH - 8
  • FMH EM-1
  • Elective - 1
  • NTICU - 1
  • Administration - 1
  • PICU - 1

Electives

Fellowships

Contact Information

Residency Coordinator: Christine Neal Email: cdneal@carilionclinic.org Phone: 540-853-5836

External Links

http://www.carilionclinic.org/emresidency

See Also

Authors:

Yos Yachivev