The University of Nevada, Reno has 1 unfilled positions after the NRMP match. Great Learning environment with excellent multispecialty hospitals. Very friendly team of interdisciplinary professionals. This position is primarily located at our Regional Veterans Affairs Hospital, located in Reno, NV. Our ACGME-accredited Hospice and Palliative Medicine Fellowship Program provides comprehensive subspecialty training for graduates of internal medicine, family medicine emergency medicine, psychiatry, neurology, gynecology, surgical specialties or pediatrics. The fellowship offers a methodically developed, comprehensive core curriculum that will prepare our fellows academically and clinically. The small class size (1-3) offers a uniquely personalized learning experience with a high volume of clinical exposure and balanced training to meet important training goals and objectives for training subspecialists. ACGME BASED.
Acceptance into the program requires graduation from a medical school approved by the Council on Graduate Medical Education of the AMA. Foreign graduates must have a standard ECFMG certificates and be eligible for permanent immigrant status as well as for licensure in Nevada. Completion of a 3 years residency prior to fellowship is required.
All application materials are received through the Electronic Residency Application Service (ERAS). In addition to a completed application form, a personal statement detailing your interest in hospice and palliative medicine, three letters of recommendation including one from the director of your residency program, scores from USMLE, curriculum vitae, and visa status form (if applicable) are required. Selected applicants are interviewed by the Residency Selection Committee. Correspondence should be submitted to the Fellowship Coordinator, Emily Horn.
Renown Regional Medical Center
1155 Mill St
Reno, NV 89502 [email protected]