University of Utah

History

The University of Utah Affiliated Emergency Medicine Residency is a PGY 1-3 program. The program is based at the University of Utah Hospital, a tertiary care center and level 1 trauma center in Salt Lake City. In addition, residents will rotate at Intermountain Medical Center, the flagship regional referral center for the Intermountain Healthcare System and also a level 1 trauma center.

They will match 9 residents per year, for a full complement of 27 residents. They are looking for self motivated individuals who are excited to join them in building an outstanding emergency medicine training program.

Leadership

  • Department Chair: Erik Barton, MS, MS, MBA
  • Program Director: Susan Stroud, MD
  • Associate/Assistant Program Director: Megan Fix, MD
  • Associate/Assistant Program Director: Brendan Cummins, MD
  • Research Director: Troy Madsen, MD

Training Locations

Primary Hospital

University of Utah

Secondary Hospital

Intermountain Medical Center

Tertiary Hospital

Primary Childrens Medical Center

Quaternary Hospital

Veterans Affairs Medical Center

Curriculum

PGY1

  • UHC ED - 2-3 months
  • IMC ED - 0.5-1.5 months
  • Peds ED - 1 month
  • VA ED - 1 month
  • OBGYN - 1 month
  • ORTHO - 1 month
  • Anesthesia - 0.5 month
  • Orientation - 1 month
  • SICU - 1 month
  • Trauma UHC - 1 month
  • EMS & Ultrasound - 1 month

PGY2

  • UHC ED - 4 months*
  • IMC ED - 2 months*
  • VA ED - 1 month
  • PICU - 1 month
  • STRICU - 1 month
  • Trauma IMC - 1 month
  • Toxicology & Ultrasound - 1 month
  • Elective - 1 month
  • integrated Peds ED shifts at PCMC*

PGY3

  • UHC ED - 6 months*
  • IMC ED - 2 months*
  • VA ED - 1 month
  • Trauma IMC - 1 month
  • SICU - 1 month
  • Elective - 1 month
  • integrated Peds ED shifts at PCMC*

Electives

Fellowships

Contact Information

Residency Coordinator: Christine Carlson Email: christine.carlson@hsc.utah.edu Phone: +1 801 581 2272

External Links

http://medicine.utah.edu/surgery/emergency_medicine/residency/index.php

See Also

Authors:

Yos Yachivev