Emergency Medicine Fellowship


This fellowship is ideal for board eligible or board certified EM residency graduates with a strong interest in obtaining direct experience in all areas of emergency medicine administration. Fellows in the program will be appointed as clinical instructors at the Stanford University School of Medicine.


Cardiovascular Fellowship develops leaders in Academic Emergency Medicine with expertise in the diagnosis and management of cardiovascular emergencies. This Fellowship program at Stanford University has been developed to offer a wide range of clinical, educational and research opportunities.

Critical Care Medicine

Although there is no critical care fellowship under the department of emergency medicine, EM residents who wish to pursue training in critical care at Stanford can do so through either 2 year Internal Medicine based or Anesthesia based critical care fellowships.

Emergency Medical Services

The Emergency Medical Services fellowship is a collaborative effort between Stanford University and the Santa Clara County EMS Agency. The strength of our fellowship is the participation of both institutions; which allows the fellow to explore many aspects of EMS and learn all the skills necessary to work within an EMS system.


The Stanford International Emergency Medicine Fellowship is a 1-year program with an optional 2nd year for obtaining an MPH that provides fellows with a wide range of experiences and opportunities. Fellows build the skills necessary to work in developing nations and participate in a variety of ongoing international health programs, helping them focus their future careers.

Medical Education Scholarship

This fellowship will provide comprehensive formal training in medical education scholarship and ample experiential learning opportunities in medical education leadership and administration. Program graduates will be thought leaders in the field of medical education.  


The goal of our fellowship program is to produce physicians who are clinically excellent in the practice of Pediatric Emergency Medicine. In addition, our goal is to provide our fellows with the opportunity and mentorship to become skilled teachers, researchers and administrators. 


SEM and Population Health

The Stanford Social Emergency Medicine and Population Health Fellowship is a one-year program with an optional second year available for applicants interested in obtaining a Masters in Public Health or Health Services Research. Emergency Departments (EDs) are our healthcare system’s safety nets, for medical as well as social needs.


The Stanford Emergency Medicine Simulation Fellowship was developed in 2007 and is a one year mentored fellowship that offers advanced training in simulation teaching, curriculum design, and research for a graduate of an accredited Emergency Medicine residency program.



Stanford’s Emergency Medicine Ultrasound Fellowship is one year long. It is based on the ACEP Guidelines for Ultrasound Fellowships. It is enhanced by training in our adult Emergency Department with Emergency US trained faculty and also with ultrasound experts outside the ED setting.


Wilderness Medicine

The Stanford Wilderness Medicine Fellowship is a one year program. The goals of the fellowship are to provide physicians with cognitive knowledge, formal training, and clinical skills in Wilderness Medicine. Each fellow will be expected to further their knowledge by performing original research, educating other physicians, and serving as a medical resource for outdoor organizations.

Mission Statement

Our vision is to be at the forefront of emergency medical care by actively engaging our patients, community and healthcare system, while fostering a vibrant and balanced environment for our faculty and learners.

Our success is driven by the finest clinicians, researchers, and educators and their pursuit of state-of-the-art clinical care, transformative research, dynamic education, and compassionate service to our communities, at home and abroad.