The Jacobi Fellowship in Emergency Medicine Ultrasound is a one-year program designed to develop expertise in all areas of emergency medicine ultrasound applications. Jacobi Medical Center is a busy Level 1 trauma center with 3 ultrasound machines based in the emergency department. The fellow works 20 hours per week in the didactic of ultrasound skills and interpretation at Jacobi Medical Center and 20 hours clinically split between Jacobi Medical Center and North Center Bronx Hospital. In addition to the didactic curriculum, fellows will assist in education, research into new applications and quality assurance for the department. At the end of one year,the fellow will be eligible for RDMS accreditation. The goal is to produce experts and leaders in the field of emergency medicine ultrasound. Physicians who will not only have the skills in ultrasonography and image interpretation, but who can ultimately develop and maintain an emergency department division of ultrasound and/or emergency medicine ultrasound fellowship themselves. For more information on the Emergency Medicine Ultrasound Fellowship, click here.
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