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UCSF Fresno Emergency Medicine PA Residency - 2021 Application Cycle


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The University of California San Francisco (UCSF) - Fresno Emergency Medicine PA Residency is accepting applications for the 2021 application cycle. This 18-month postgraduate program, affiliated with the UCSF School of Medicine, is designed to prepare PAs to practice in a variety of emergency medicine environments.

We will be accepting 2 residents in 2021. Virtual interviews will be offered in 2021 due to the COVID-19 pandemic. The class will start late June 2021 but we will be offering rolling admissions into the Fall for accepted applicants who have a later PA school graduation date. 

Deadline to apply is January 15, 2021. 

Rotations include:

  • Trauma
  • Critical Care
  • Pediatric Emergency Medicine
  • Burn
  • Orthopedics
  • Dermatology
  • Ophthalmology
  • Oral Maxillofacial Surgery
  • Toxicology
  • Emergency Ultrasound
  • Anesthesia
  • EMS

 Resuscitation courses include: ACLS, ATLS, BLS, PALS

18-month stipend: $87,000

Benefits include medical, dental, vision, life insurance, disability insurance, 401k, employee assistance program, 4 weeks of vacation, membership in the Society of Emergency Medicine Physician Assistants (SEMPA), UCSF email access, textbook, malpractice coverage, and more.

Paid travel to SEMPA 360, SEMPA's annual conference.

Our state-of-the-art ED at Community Regional Medical Center serves as the only Level 1 Trauma Center/Burn Center for Central California, and handles an annual ED volume of over 110,000.

The Department of Emergency Medicine hosts fellowships in Emergency Ultrasound, Medical Education, and Wilderness Medicine. Our faculty are involved with EM:RAP, EMS, wilderness medicine, ultrasound, medical education, toxicology, international emergency medicine, and more. They are also leaders within the emergency medicine and EMPA community.

PA Resident safety is our highest priority during the COVID-19 pandemic. PPE is in supply and rotations are constantly evaluated to ensure a safe work environment.

What's it like to train here?

https://youtu.be/3r0p-WhytpY

https://youtu.be/0I81VgBvU4E

Website: http://www.fresno.ucsf.edu/emergency-medicine-physician-assistant/

Email: em.pa.residency@fresno.ucsf.edu

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