Gastroenterology, Hepatology, and Nutrition Fellowship Curriculum

The fellowship training curriculum develops ACGME core competencies foundational for a successful academic career in pediatric gastroenterology.

Rotations

Duration

Program Year

Inpatient sub-specialty and/or consultative services

6 months

First year

Nutrition

1 month

2 weeks

First year

Third year

Outpatient consultation clinic

1 month

First year

 

Pathology & Radiology

1 month

First year

Procedures and diagnostic modalities

1 month

First year

Introduction to basic science research methods

2 months

First year

Pre-attending inpatient services

1 month

Third year

Pre-attending outpatient services

1 month

Third year

Scholarly activity including:

  • Researching and writing manuscripts
  • Presenting at conferences and lectures
  • Organizing and participating in formal studies under faculty mentorship

Annual

Second year

Third year

Mentored research project in one of these fields:

  • Basic science with a significant laboratory component
  • Clinical science with patient interaction
  • Clinical trials
  • Directed patient-oriented studies
  • Epidemiological or clinical data-base population studies

Annual

Second year

Third year