The Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine Division at The University of Michigan Health System is widely recognized for the excellence of its clinical care and for its educational and research programs pertaining to lung health and disease.
Our fellowship program is designed to develop academicians, consultant-caliber clinicians, and leaders for the pharmaceutical and health care industries.
We currently offer two fellowships.
1. ACGME approved three year training in Pulmonary Medicine and Critical Care Medicine
The notable strengths of the fellowship program include:
- an unusual balance of excellence in both clinical and research training
- 47 dynamic faculty members whose expertise spans a wide range of clinical and research arenas; many are national leaders in their fields, and many have demonstrated track records mentoring fellows
- two hospitals (University and VA) that provide complementary patient populations
- opportunities for research training in fields including cell and molecular biology, biochemistry, immunology, clinical physiology, clinical trials, epidemiology, health services and outcomes research, and medical education
- superb physical facilities and intellectual environment across the Medical Center and the University
2. ACGME approved two year training in Critical Care Medicine Fellowship
- Designed for Emergency Medicine trained physicians in collaboration with the Department of Emergency Medicine, the Michigan Center for Integrative Research in Critical Care (MCIRCC) and a UMHS directive to expand care of the critically ill.
- Dr. Kyle Gunnerson, Associate Professor of Emergency Medicine, serves as the Associate Program Director for the IM-CCM trainees under the oversight of Dr. Kevin Chan, PCCM Fellowship Director.
- The IM-CCM program is a two-year fellowship that involves rotations in the Critical Care Medical Unit, the Neurological Critical Care Unit, the Critical Care Unit, the Cardiovascular Intensive Care Unit, the Emergency Department Intensive Care Unit, the Surgical Intensive Care Unit, Palliative Care, Nutrition and several electives. The IM-CCM fellow will be rotating in the Critical Care Medical Unit three months each year.
More information on the Internal Medicine - Critical Care Medicine Fellowship can be found at the Emergency Medicine Fellowship Program Website located here -