Simulation Fellowship Director: 
Michelle Sergel, MD
Email: msergel@cookcountyhhs.org
Cell: (312) 720-6715, Office/Fax: (312) 864-0087

Emergency Medicine Clinical Research Coordinator:
Errick Christian
Email: echristian@cookcountyhhs.org
Phone: Ext. 4-1351

Emergency Medicine Simulation Coordinator:
Estella Bravo
Email: ebravo@cookcountyhhs.org
Phone: Ext. 4-0061

The John H. Stroger, Jr. Hospital of Cook County Simulation Fellowship offers advanced training for Emergency Medicine physicians interested in pursuing a career in academic emergency medicine, utilizing simulation-based medical education. This one-year fellowship equips fellows to develop, implement and evaluate simulation‐based educational programs for faculty, residents, medical students, nurses and pre-hospital providers while developing a foundation in medical education theory and practice. There is an option for a Masters Degree in Clinical Research at Rush University. The experience and training includes the use of simulation modalities such as high‐fidelity mannequins, task-trainers and standardized patients.

The fellow with be working under the direction of Fellowship Director – Michelle Sergel, MD, Director of the John H. Stroger, Jr. Hospital of Cook County Simulation Center and Co-Director of the RUSH University Simulation Center – in Chicago, Illinois.

The Simulation Fellowship is comprised of three components: Education, Scholarship and Service.