Medical University of South Carolina

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History

The primary goal when you complete this program is to be not just a competent, but an excellent emergency medicine physician ready for independent practice. They have all of the other bells and whistles to get you to any EM path you would like to travel, but the base is the same for all of their resident physicians. And they get to do all of this in Charleston, SC. They look forward to receiving your application and answering any questions you may have.

Leadership

  • Department Chair: Edward Jauch, MD, FACEP
  • Program Director: Jeffrey S. Bush, MD
  • Associate/Assistant Program Director: Simon Watson, MD & Lindsey Jennings, MD, MPH
  • Research Director: Joseph Losek, MD, FAAP, FACEP

Training Locations

Primary Hospitals

  • MUSC Health Main
  • MUSC Health Ashley River Tower (ART)

Secondary Hospital

  • MUSC Children's Hospital

Curriculum

PGY1

  • ED Ultrasound
  • OB/GYN
  • Radiology
  • Cardiology
  • Med/Surg ICU
  • Peds EM
  • EMS

PGY2

  • MICU
  • Neuro ICU
  • PICU
  • Trauma
  • EMS

PGY3

  • Peds EM
  • Electives (2)
  • EMS

Electives

  • Global Health
  • EKG
  • Toxicology
  • ED Administration
  • Stroke
  • Wilderness Medicine
  • Wellness & Professionalism
  • Ultrasound
  • Orthopedics
  • Ophthalmology
  • Pediatric Anesthesia
  • PGY3 residents may design their own elective and present it for approval to residency leadership.

Fellowships

  • Ultrasound
  • Global Health

Contact Information

Residency Coordinator: Melanie Pigott

Email: pigott@musc.edu
Phone: +1 843 876 8023
Fax: +1 843 792 9616

External Links

http://www.musc.edu/EMresidency

See Also