Information for Enrolled Fellows


Combined Physiology Conference is provided by the Divisions of Critical Care, Neonatology and Pulmonary Medicine and is open to any of our pediatric fellows that would like to attend.

Combined Fellows Physiology Conference Winter 2015
Quality Improvement
Thursday 7:30 – 8:30
PICU Conference room
Making the case for quality improvement
Scott Buchalter
Understanding the problem
Leslie Hayes
Gathering & analyzing data
Leslie Hayes
Forming effective teams
Suzie Miltner
Prioritizing solutions and implementing change
Scott Buchalter
Adult learning
Nancy Tofil
Expert witness testimony
Melissa Peters
Suggested Reading:
Understanding Variation: the key to managing chaos Donald J. Wheeler

Meetings and Conferences

Child Heath Information Forum (CHIF)
Meets on the first and third Friday of the month
Bradley Lecture Center
12:00 - 1:00pm

2014-2015 Quarterly Fellow Meetings
Bradley Lecture Center
1:00 - 2:00 pm, following CHIF

Friday, August 15, 2014
Friday, December 5, 2014
Friday, February 6, 2015
Friday, April 17, 2015

CHIF Attendance Awards
Congratulations to Drs. Jessica Brown and Rebekah Savage who are the recipients of the 2013-2014 Child Health Information Forum Attendance Award. They had the highest attendance for the 2013-2014 CHIF sessions. In recognition of this, they have received a travel award from the Department to cover their expenses to attend a scientific meeting of their choice within the continental United States.

Noon conferences are transmitted via the internet with password protection. The conferences can be viewed live and evaluated from off-site. The lectures are also archived.

Salary, Benefits and Links

Please search the UASOM GME Website for salary and benefit information.

Graduate Medical Education at UAB

The GME Policy and Procedure Manual for 2014-2015

(Large .PDF file)

ACGME Website
- Policies and Requirements
The ACGME is a nonprofit organization that accredits about 8,800 residency programs in the United States that educate 111,000  residents. Its mission is to improve health care by assessing and advancing the quality of resident physicians’ education through exemplary accreditation.

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