The University of Wisconsin Pediatric Endocrinology and Diabetes Fellowship program, has an open position for the 2021-2022 academic year and would appreciate dissemination of this information to residents making late decisions about fellowship training.
The University of Wisconsin Pediatric Endocrinology and Diabetes Fellowship program, located in Madison, Wisconsin, is an NIH T32-supported ACGME fully accredited three year subspecialty program that provides comprehensive clinical training, a broad spectrum of research opportunities, and exceptional mentoring and education by dedicated, approachable, and knowledgeable faculty. Fellows who successfully complete this program will meet the requirements for application to the American Board of Pediatrics certifying exam in Pediatric Endocrinology.
Clinical training is broad in scope, and well balanced between general endocrinology and diabetes in both inpatient and outpatient settings. Patient care is concentrated at the University of Wisconsin American Family Children’s Hospital, which serves a population of over two million with over 3,500 endocrinology and 1,500 diabetes visits per year. Our Program emphasizes advanced technologies and tools for comprehensive diabetes and endocrine disorder management, and includes special exposure to Type 1 Diabetes, Type 2 Diabetes, Medical Ethics, Endocrine Oncology, Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome, Family Lipid disorders, Pediatric Fitness, Genetics, Bone clinic, Transgender PATH clinic, Endocrine Laboratory Medicine, Adult Endocrinology, and Endocrine Disease Imaging.
Research training is distinguished by the wide array of topic choices, genuine opportunities for fellow initiated projects, and close mentorship. The Program provides a unique two month period during the first year for research topic exploration and project preparation, and eight months in years 2 and 3 that are dedicated to and protected for research. The program’s excellence as a research training environment is recognized by NIH T32 grant support, awarded to just a handful of Divisions of Pediatric Endocrinology in the country.
Please contact our Fellowship Coordinator, Taylor Johnson ([email protected], 608-265-9507) with any questions.
Jan 06, 2021