Elective Opportunities

International EM Elective
Grand'Anse Province of Western Haiti with the Seattle-King County Disaster Team
International EM Elective
Grand'Anse Province of Western Haiti with the Seattle-King County Disaster Team
International EM Elective
Grand'Anse Province of Western Haiti with the Seattle-King County Disaster Team
International EM Elective
Muhimbili Hospital, Dar Es Salaam, Tanzania
International EM Elective
Muhimbili Hospital, Dar Es Salaam, Tanzania
International EM Elective
Muhimbili Hospital, Dar Es Salaam, Tanzania
Domestic Away EM Elective
FEMA Disaster Course (Anniston, Alabama)
International EM Elective
Hospital San Carlos, Chiapas, Mexico
Domestic Away EM Elective
St. Helena Clearlake Hospital

Our residents have 15 weeks of elective time during their training (4 weeks as an R3, 11 weeks as an R4). Example elective opportunities are listed below. Residents may potentially develop new electives (pending approval of curricula, training affiliations, etc).

 

Electives (UCSF, ZSFG, or UCSF Benioff Children's Hospital San Francisco):

  • Advanced Ultrasound
  • Clinical (Emergency Medicine) Pharmacy
  • ECG
  • Education
  • ICU
  • Palliative Care
  • Pediatric Anesthesia
  • Quality Improvement & Patient Safety
  • Sports Medicine
  • UCSF Pathways to Discovery
    • Training in Clinical Research
    • Global Health
    • Health Equity and Racial (HEAR) Justice
    • Health Professions Education

 

 

Domestic/International Away Electives (must apply in advance, limited to maximum of 4 weeks per resident):