Reasons to choose UNMC for your fellowship in Infectious Diseases:
- Work with nationally recognized ID faculty who are approachable, committed to medical education, and invested in your success
- Gain robust training in caring for patients at Nebraska Medicine, a major tertiary referral center with 718 inpatient beds, five busy inpatient ID teams, the region's largest cancer center, and only Level 1 trauma center.
- Receive 4-6 months of specialized training in the management of infections in patients with all forms of solid organ transplant (heart, lung, liver, kidney, small bowel, pancreas, and multivisceral), bone marrow transplant, major cardiac devices (e.g. LVAD, artificial heart) and other forms of immunocompromised on our Oncology ID and Transplant ID teams.
- Provide primary care for patients with HIV within a multidisciplinary HIV ambulatory continuity clinic serving over 1100 patients
- Use our abundant mentor research opportunities and 6+ months of protected research time, including an optional third year, to build a strong academic portfolio
- Experience unique training in biopreparedness through Nebraska Biocontainment Unit and the Davis Global Center for Health Security
- Train in our combined ID-Med PEDs Fellowship (https://www.unmc.edu/pediatrics/divisions/id/fellowship/index.html)
- Attend ID Week with a stipend from the program during your first year; we offer support to attend the second year to fellows with an accepted abstract or case
- Enjoy Omaha's affordable cost of living as well as fellow salary in the top 25% nationally and a relocation stipend provided
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