Emergency Medicine

Global Health Emergency Medicine Fellowship

Applications are accepted each fall for the Global Health Emergency Medicine Fellowship. Emergency Medicine residents who have successfully completed PGY2/3 (of a three/four year training program) are eligible to apply. Internal and external candidates are encouraged to apply during the Fall of PGY3/4. (See application process for details.)

Global Health Emergency Medicine Fellows will:
  • Extend their training by 24 months.
  • Begin the program with a 6-week site assessment visit at a global partner site.
  • Engage in Master of Science in Global Health course work.
  • Be dually appointed as junior faculty in the Duke University Hospital's Emergency Department.
  • Spend 7-12 months providing clinical care and conducting research at a global partner site.

Eligible applicants must have completed ACGME requirements for Emergency Medicine and be board eligible prior to participating in the Global Health Residency/Fellowship Pathway.

Fellow Profiles:  

Download the Global Health Emergency Medicine Fellowship track schedule.  All tracks are tailored to the specifics requirements and goals of each trainee.