Rotations and Subspecialty Services
You will participate in the Rheumatology Inpatient Consultative Service. Outpatient participation in Continuity Clinic, Urgent Access Clinic, Same Day Clinic and Ultrasound Clinic is part of the core longitudinal experience that begins in the 1st year.
In addition to the Inpatient Consultative Service, you will participate in outpatient subspecialty clinics for Lupus, Vasculitis, Autoimmune Interstitial Lung Disease, Psoriatic Arthritis, Rheumatology/Dermatology and Ultrasound Procedures. During your outpatient rotations, there are opportunities to tailor your schedule to your interests with engagement in elective rotations. (Examples include: Pulmonary Hypertension, Transfusion medicine, Sports Medicine, Pediatrics etc.)
Fellows will rotate at 2 main hospitals, Henry Ford Hospital in Detroit and our second largest facility, Henry Ford West Bloomfield Hospital.
Didactics and Research
During your fellowship you will have regular didactic sessions that include:
- Rheumatology mini Grand Rounds
- Journal Club/FAST TRACT
- Research Conference
- Case Conferences
- Rheumatology Self-Assessment Program and board review conferences
- Radiology Conference
- Rheumatology OSCE
- Ultrasound workshop
Fellows get the opportunity to participate in research projects as well as Quality Improvement projects during their training. We support attendance at national conferences and highly encourage presentation of research at regional or national level.