With 38 board-certified pediatricians and 5 primary care locations, the Children’s Mercy Academic General Pediatrics Fellowship will provide you with advanced education to highly qualified physician educators with a passion for medical education, research, leadership, child advocacy and clinical care of pediatric patients.
Our fellowship training program’s mission is to prepare and train pediatric clinicians for careers in academic medicine as medical educations and independent research for underserved communities and populations.
Your educational experience
Engage in scholarly activities that can build skills in research methodology and techniques, systematic literature review and primary research project, grand and manuscript writing (60-80% protected time).
Work at Children’s Mercy Broadway, Vibrant Health/Cordell D. Meeks, Jr. Clinic, and Operation Breakthrough outpatient clinics, including primary care, teen and specialty clinics as well as full-term nursery at University Health (20-40% clinical time).
Supervise and teach pediatric residents and medical students.
Complete either a Master’s degree or certificate in health professions education.