Welcome to the UH Center for Emergency Medicine's Residency Program
At University Hospitals Cleveland Medical Center, in collaboration with Case Western Reserve University, we position our residency around growth. As a result, we designed our Emergency Medicine Residency program to help you become the very best clinician, leader and life-long learner you can be. We firmly believe we are training you to be a world-class emergency physician who can practice EM in any environment.
Whether your goal is to practice in a world-class ivory tower academic center, a small single-coverage community department or in an under-resourced international setting; we aim to prepare you for it all.
To do this, we are mindful about finding ways to challenge you at each step of your residency through a graduated responsibility curriculum.
Our Clinical Training Sites
University Hospitals Cleveland Medical Center
- Academic, urban, tertiary care ED that serves as the residency's primary clinical site
- Annual ED Volume: 80,000+ visits
- Level 1 Trauma Center
- Dedicated 10-bed clinical decision unit overseen by the ED gives residents experience with observation medicine
University Hospitals Rainbow Babies & Children's
- Academic, tertiary care, pediatric ED
- Annual ED Volume: 32,000+ visits
- Only Pediatric Level 1 Trauma Center in the region
- Staffed 24/7 by Pediatric EM trained staff
- Pediatric EM experience is integrated longitudinally into all EM blocks during residency
University Hospitals Ahuja Medical Center
- Community, suburban ED
- Annual ED Volume: 50,000+ visits
- Located less than 10 miles from UH-CMC
- High performing operational model to emphasize throughput and patient experience
Resident & Fellows' Website
For a further look into our Fellowship and Residency program, visit us on our LandofEM webpage
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