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Fellowship Programs

UC Irvine Health Department of Emergency Medicine offers state of the art fellowship training to well qualified residency graduates in the subspecialties of Disaster Medical Sciences, Education & Faculty Development, Multimedia Design & Instructional Technology, Simulation, and Ultrasound. These programs exemplify the latest training methodology following UC Irvine Health’s mission of Discover, Teach and Heal.

To apply to any of the fellowships, please submit the following electronically:

  1. A letter of intent
  2. Your CV
  3. Three letters of recommendation

Clinical Informatics Fellowship

The UC Irvine School of Medicine offers a two-year non-ACGME fellowship program, hosted by the Department of Emergency Medicine, which prepares the applicant for certification in the subspecialty of Clinical Informatics. We anticipate ACGME accreditation by early 2017.  More Info>>

Disaster Medical Sciences Fellowship

The UC Irvine School of Medicine fellowship in disaster medical sciences consists of a one-year or two-year, post-graduate program designed to provide education and experience in disaster medicine, international emergency medicine, and the management of public health emergencies. During training, the disaster medical sciences fellow will have duties and responsibilities not only with the emergency department, but also within the community. The curriculum will be based on the reference text, Koenig and Schultz’s Disaster Medicine:  Comprehensive Principles and Practice.  During the two-year disaster medicine program, fellows will obtain formal advanced training toward a master's degree in Public Health, Public Administration, or Business Administration, due to the growing need to understand disaster medicine in a broader public perspective. More Info>>

Education and Faculty Development Fellowship

The UC Irvine Health, Department of Emergency Medicine (EM) is accepting applications for its two-year Education & Faculty Development Fellowship. This fellowship has been created for EM residency graduates to prepare them for a career in academic medicine. This fellowship is open to both US and International graduates. More Info>>

Multimedia Design Education Technology (MDEdTech) Fellowship

The Multimedia Design Education Technology (MDEdTech) Fellowship is a novel one-year fellowship for graduates with an interest in emerging technologies, education, multimedia design, and social media. The goal is to create clinical educators who are nimble and engaged digital physicians, able to utilize novel technologies to better engage and educate learners in diverse learning environments. More Info>>

Simulation Fellowship

The UC Irvine Emergency Medicine Simulation Fellowship is a one year mentored fellowship that offers advanced training in simulation teaching, curriculum design, educational program implementation, study design, and research for a graduate of an accredited Emergency Medicine residency program.  A two-year track is available for those applicants in pursuit of an advanced degree. More Info>>

Ultrasound Fellowship

Since its inception in 2001, The Division of Point-of-Care Ultrasound is run by Dr. J. Christian Fox, an ultrasound fellowship-trained emergency physician. There are ten ultrasound machines that generate 15,000 ultrasounds per year. All attending physicians are credentialed by the hospital to perform and interpret ultrasound. All studies are archived and point-of-care reports become part of the medical record. More Info>>