Dear Prospective Applicants,
Thank you for your interest in the Pediatric Endocrinology Fellowship program here at the University of Utah and Primary Children's Hospital.
Our program is committed to excellence in training the next generation of pediatric endocrinologists to practice innovative, evidence-based medicine. Our fellowship program is an ACGME accredited 3-year training program that has an interest to train individuals for careers in academic and clinical medicine. Our academic environment is rich and diverse in the clinical arena.
Our division’s team of 10 endocrinologists are committed to clinical care, research and education. We pride ourselves on having a comprehensive curriculum in order to produce high-quality endocrinologists. Our curriculum is a mixture of weekly case conferences, journal clubs, didactic lectures, invited speaker lectures, and fellows’ board review series. The fellows' school, adult endocrinology conferences, joint urology and gynecology conferences and pediatrics grand rounds also comprise the curriculum.
Our fellows rotate through various specialty clinics and services in addition diabetes and endocrinology clinics, such as to bone clinic, Prader- Willi syndrome clinic, cystic fibrosis related diabetes clinic, high risk diabetes and lipid clinics, and rotations with reproductive endocrinology and gynecology, ARUP laboratory and adult endocrinology divisions. The first year of the program is devoted primarily to clinical training, with both inpatient and outpatient activities. The second and third years of the program are devoted mostly to clinical and/or laboratory research. Our fellows have access to research opportunities within and/or outside the division based on their interests.
Our fellowship program provides a friendly and supportive environment to help facilitate our fellows’ pursuit of their passions in pediatric endocrinology. We welcome you to apply to our program here and explore what it has to offer.
Vana Raman, MBBS, MD
University of Utah School of Medicine
Primary Children’s Hospital
Office Phone: (801) 587-3987