Fellows are considered PGY 4 or 5 employees (depending on the number of years completed in an emergency medicine residency) of the Cook County Hospital. They receive full benefits and work about 1 shift each week – total of 4-5 per month in the Cook County Hospital Emergency Department. This allows flexibility in their schedule for time in the Simulation Center and participating in academic projects.

Time Commitment

  • Beginning in July – (July-August – Orientation)
  • Family leave time encouraged
  • Mandatory one-month vacation time

IT Solutions

  1. Office Space – Each fellow has his/her own office on the 10th floor across from the CCH Simulation Center
  2. Calendar – All events will be on Google Calendar
  3. Articles and References – Provided when fellowship commences