The Department of Anesthesiology & Pain Medicine at Seattle Children's Hospital and the University of Washington is offering a fellowship in pediatric pain medicine. This fellowship offers 6 or 12 months focused on the assessment and treatment of acute and chronic pain in infants, children, and adolescents.
The eligible candidate should have completed ACGME approved residency in anesthesiology or pediatrics. During their training, the fellow will be an integral part of the Pain Medicine Team at Childrens where they will obtain skills in evaluation and management of both inpatient and outpatient acute, chronic and cancer pain amongst pediatric patients within an interdisciplinary setting. There are elective opportunities to obtain adult pain management experience at the University of Washington Multi-Disciplinary Pain Center, Virginia Mason Medical Center as well as complementary medicine therapies at both the Bastyr University of Natural Health and Childrens that will enhance their training experience in pain medicine. Clinical and basic research opportunities are also available to the fellows during their training.
Applicants must have completed residency in an accredited graduate training program and passed all three steps of the USMLE to be eligible for consideration. The application process for all the faculty fellowships requires that interested applicants send the following information:
Inquiries and applications should be directed to:
Baya D. Walls
Faculty Fellowship Program Assistant
Department of Anesthesiology & Pain Medicine
University of Washington, Box 356540
1959 NE Pacific Street
Seattle, WA 98195-6540
phone: 206-221-3017 / fax: 206-543-2958
Kathleen L. McGinn, MD
Seattle Children's Hospital