University of North Carolina Hospitals

History

Their Emergency Department consists of 31 clinical faculty, 5 research faculty, and multiple adjunct faculty involved in the teaching, administration, research, and clinical care missions of the department. Their department sees volumes of approximately 55,000 adults and 15,000 pediatric patients yearly. As one of the largest referral centers in North Carolina, they see some of the highest acuity patients in the state, with an admit rate near 30%. They are a certified Level I Trauma Center, state Burn Center, and JCHAO Stroke Center.

Leadership

  • Department Chair: Charles Cairns, MD
  • Program Director: Kevin Biese, MD
  • Associate/Assistant Program Director: Graham Snyder, MD
  • Associate/Assistant Program Director: Ian Martin, MD
  • Associate/Assistant Program Director: Craig Frater, MD
  • Associate/Assistant Program Director: Nikki Waller, MD
  • Associate/Assistant Program Director: Christina Shenvi, MD
  • Research Director: Fran Shofer, PhD

Training Locations

Primary Hospital

University of North Carolina Hospitals

Secondary Hospital

WakeMed Health and Hospitals

Curriculum

PGY1

  • Orientation -2 weeks
  • EM Dept - 30 weeks
  • CCU- 4 weeks
  • Ultrasound- 4 weeks
  • Peds EM Intro- 2 weeks
  • Ob/Gyn - 4 weeks
  • Medicine- 4 weeks
  • EMS- 2 weeks

PGY2

  • EM Dept - 32 weeks
  • PICU- 4 weeks
  • SICU- 4 weeks
  • Trauma- 4 weeks
  • Orthopedics- 4 weeks
  • MICU/Research- 4 weeks

PGY3

  • EM Dept - 42 weeks
  • Elective- 4 weeks
  • Admin Research- 4 weeks

Electives

Fellowships

Contact Information

Residency Coordinator: Stephanie Morgan Email: stephanie_morgan@med.unc.edu Phone: +1 919 966 6440 Fax: +1 919 966 3049

External Links

http://www.med.unc.edu/emergmed

See Also

Authors:

Yos Yachivev