The fellowship strives to prepare trainees for the transition from resident to faculty member. In addition to research, this preparation includes the development of teaching skills, participation in faculty development conferences and continued development of clinical skills.
Fellows precept medical residents in the outpatient clinic of The Mount Sinai Hospital and depending on their area of interest may also participate in curriculum development for house staff and lead various seminars for house staff. Opportunities exist as well for teaching medical students in inpatient, outpatient and classroom settings.
Direct Patient Care
Various opportunities exist for direct patient care and are tailored to the career development needs of the trainee.