Family Medicine Residency Program

UPMC Family Medicine Faculty Development for Global Health Fellowship

University of Pittsburgh Department of Family Medicine Faculty Development Fellowship, Global Health Focus

UPMC Family Medicine Faculty Development for Global Health Fellowship seeks to prepare physicians for global leadership in Family Medicine Education by building on established training in Family Medicine scholarship and education through international medicine, public health, cultural competence and health care leadership training in international contexts. Graduates will be prepared to contribute to Family Medicine residency training and medical school departments in the US and globally.

 

Fellows will complete the University of Pittsburgh Department of Family Medicine Faculty Development Fellowship including:

  • Weekly faculty development seminar
  • Family Medicine outpatient clinical care
  • Outpatient resident precepting
  • Inpatient teaching on Family Health Center service
  • Mentored scholarly project focused toward Global health
  • Presentation at STFM Annual Conference

 

Global Health Fellows will focus assignments and electives to include:

  • Teaching and leadership in monthly integrated global health seminar series
  • INMED International Medicine and Public Health Hybrid Course
  • Four weeks international elective time per year
  • Attendance at AAFP Global Health Workshop

 

Two Year fellows may elect to complete a Masters in:

  • Public Health
  • Medical Education
  • Clinical Research

 

Additional elective opportunities are available in:

  • Obstetric Education
  • WVU Tropical Medicine course modules
  • HIV Medicine

 

Contact:

Dr. Paul Larson, Director of Global Health Education, larsonpr@upmc.edu

Dr. Stephen Wilson, Director Faculty Development Fellowship, wilssx2@upmc.edu

Please send your resume, cover letter and 2 letters of recommendation (including on from you program director) to Paula Preisach, preisachpr@upmc.edu, 412-784-7672.

http://pre.stmargarets.familymedicine.pitt.edu/fellowships/faculty-development-fellowship