John Peter Smith Hospital

History

Their Program is committed to educating Emergency Physicians that provide the highest quality care anywhere - period. Their Residents are among the best and brightest young physicians in the USA. They train in a high volume, high acuity state-of-the-art medical complex incorporating a 54 bed Emergency Department (ED) occupying 38,000 square feet that opened to the public in 2008. The John Peter Smith Hospital (JPS) ED is one of eight inaugural members of the American College of Emergency Physicians Clinical Ultrasound Accreditation Program.

Leadership

  • Department Chair: AJ Kirk, MD, FACEP, FAAEM
  • Program Director:
  • Associate/Assistant Program Director: Adam Jennings, DO
  • Research Director: Hao Wang, MD PhD

Training Locations

Primary Hospital

John Peter Smith Hospital

Secondary Hospital

Children's Medical Center of Dallas

Curriculum

PGY1

  • Emergency Medicine Orientation (1 month)

PGY2

  • Emergency Medicine (7 months)

PGY3

  • Emergency Medicine (8 months)

Electives

Fellowships

Contact Information

Medicine Residency Residency Coordinator: Cathy Harrell Email: CHarrell@jpshealth.org Phone: 817-920-6882 Fax: +1 817 702 1143

External Links

http://www.jpshealthnet.org/For-Medical-Professionals/Emergency-Medicine.aspx

See Also

Authors:

Yos Yachivev