Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine Fellowship Program
The fellowship program in Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine at UTHSC has been accredited by ACGME since 1984. The program currently has full accreditation by ACGME and meets all the requirements for American Board of Pediatrics. The Division is a component of Department of Pediatrics with close ties to Department of OB/GYN Maternal-fetal Medicine.
The Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine subspecialty program is a 3-year program that provides training in clinical neonatology, research, and teaching. The program has 2 positions per year with a total of 6 positions. Upon completion of subspecialty residency, the trainee will have acquired an in-depth knowledge and necessary clinical skills to recognize and manage most neonatal clinical conditions and to teach others involved in neonatal care in the areas of neonatal stabilization, transport, and delivery of intensive care. The training in research will impart knowledge in hypothesis testing, study design, data collection, and analysis of results utilizing appropriate and commonly used statistical methods.
We welcome Parul Zaveri, MBSS, who joins use as Assistant Professor in the Division of Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine.
UTHSC and Le Bonheur Children’s Hospital will host the 13th Annual Mid-South Seminar
on the Care of The Complex Newborn January 27-28, 2017 at The Westin Memphis, TN.
This course is designed for neonatologists, pediatricians, family physicians, nurses
and other professionals involved in treating newborns.