A fellow talks with a patient with a broken wrist and her mother.

Pediatric Emergency Medicine Fellowship

Become a clinical, academic and research expert in pediatric emergency medicine at the region's only pediatric Level I trauma center and burn unit in Virginia's only freestanding children's hospital.

What sets us apart?

Serve a population of over 2 million as a pediatric emergency physician in Children's Hospital of The King's Daughters' Emergency Department, which receives more than 50,000 annual visits.

Fellows can gain international experience, train in simulation and ultrasound, publish and present research with our active research teams and earn advanced degrees and certificates at no additional cost while completing training. Graduate as a stronger educator, physician, administrator and researcher, with the option to continue post-fellowship training in our International Pediatric Emergency Medicine and Simulation in Medical Education fellowships.

A fellow and patient laugh as the patient uses a stethoscope on her teddy bear.

See yourself in Hampton Roads

The Hampton Roads region that EVMS serves is a vibrant community with 1.7 million residents scattered across nine cities and five counties in southeastern coastal Virginia.

Miles of waterfront, historical and cultural attractions, parks and outdoor recreation areas, lively nightlife, seasonal festivals and family-friendly entertainment make it clear that there's something for everyone here in Hampton Roads.

At EVMS, we know life happens, and we want you to be covered when it does. That’s why we offer competitive benefits packages for our residents and fellows.

Residents meet at orientation

A supportive environment

Work-life balance is important during your fellowship, and we are committed to supporting our fellows throughout their time at EVMS. Through EVMS' Wellness Works program, our residents and fellows receive the same wellness resources as our faculty and staff.

In addition, our Resident Wellness program for residents and fellows gives you access to support groups, after-hours counseling services, running clubs, leadership coaching and more.