Scott Owens
Fellow, Scott Owens, attending Partner's In Health's Intro to Social Medicine Course in Chiapas, Mexico.

MATCH DAY 2021

  • Match Day will be in Fall 2021, exact date TBA.
  • We are participating in the NRMP match process for the 2021/2022 academic year for our Alaska based positions, and have a new position available outside the NRMP at Pine Ridge Reservation. Match registration: https://www.nrmp.org/applicant-registration/
  • 2 Fellowship positions in Alaska (within NRMP) and 1 fellowship position at Pine Ridge Reservation (outside NRMP) are available.
  • Our interviews will be conducted via Zoom.
  • In addition to NRMP requirements, please send all application materials to uwglobalem@gmail.com.

ABOUT

The Global Emergency Medicine and Rural Health Fellowship at University of Washington is a new opportunity for fellows interested in spending dedicated time at the frontiers of emergency medicine both in the US and globally.

In partnership with the Alaska Native Tribal Health Consortium (ANTHC) and Partners In Health (PIH), our unique program allows fellows to develop clinical skills in limited resource settings throughout their two-years in an entirely field-based experience. The program includes:

  • 12 months clinical service rural USA (Alaska or Indian Health Service)
  • 11-12 months internationally with renowned NGO or UW global health programs
  • Cultural immersion throughout 2 year fellowship
  • Curriculum in social medicine, MPH, humanitarian response, tropical medicine, and rural health
  • Mentorship/guidance from leaders in global health, medicine and emergency medicine

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