Jatinder Bhatia, M.B.B.S.
Professor and Chief
Length of Training: 3 years
Fellows accepted: 1-2 per fiscal year
The fellowship program in Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education of the American Medical Association. This is a three-year fellowship training program, after completion of three years of core pediatric training.
The objective of the program is to prepare candidates for certification in Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine, a Sub-board of The American Board of Pediatrics. The candidates therefore will meet the requirements outlined in the Directory of Graduate Medical Education Programs published by the Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education.
The objectives of the program fall into the following categories:
Clinical Competence: The candidates, through bedside and didactic teaching, will demonstrate
Research: The candidates, through didactic and laboratory training, will demonstrate
Education and Administration: The candidates will demonstrate their ability to
The above main issues are addressed in a series of conferences including Neonatal Seminars, Maternal-Fetal Conferences including Dysmorphology, Perinatal and Neonatal Morbidity and Mortality.
The assessment will be done along the line of the six competencies
Effective Date: 7/05 Revision/Review Date: 12/05 10/07 10/09 11/16