University of South Alabama

History

The University of South Alabama emergency medicine residency became accredited in 2019 and enrolled its first class in July 2019. It is a three year program that enrolls six residents per year.

Leadership

  • Department Chair and Interim Program Director: Ed Panacek, MD
  • Associate Program Director: Paul Henning, MD
  • Associate/Assistant Program Director: Richard Garri, MD

Training Locations

Primary Hospital

  • USA Health University Hospital

Secondary Hospital

  • Chidren's & Women's Hospital

Curriculum

PGY1

  • EM Introduction: 1 block
  • University Hospital ED: 3 blocks
  • Pediatric ED: 2 blocks
  • OB/GYN: 1 block
  • Neurology: 1 block
  • MICU: 1 block
  • IM: 1 block
  • Trauma: 1 block
  • Anesthesia: 1 block
  • Vacation: 1 block

PGY2

  • EM (UH-ED and Peds): 8 blocks
  • MICU: 1 block
  • STICU: 1 block
  • EMS: 1 block
  • OB/GYN: 1 block
  • Vacation: 1 block

PGY3

  • EM (UH-ED and Peds): 9 blocks
  • EM Administration: 1 block
  • PICU: 1 block
  • Selective: 1 block
  • Vacation: 1 block

Electives

  • Research
  • Disaster
  • Wilderness
  • Tactical Medicine

Contact Information

Jill Garcia, Program Coordinator

  • jsgarcia@health.southernalabama.edu
  • Phone: 251-470-1649

External Links

University of South Alabama Emergency Medicine Residency

See Also

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