We provide a structured educational program that gives trainees a solid foundation in pediatric critical care medicine.
Divisional conferences are held several times a week and incorporate didactic lectures by faculty from within and outside the division, case presentations, journal club, morbidity and mortality conference, research conference and board review sessions. Included in these lectures are important topics such as professionalism, career planning, ethics, work-life balance and stress and fatigue management.
In order to provide technical skills instruction, trainees participate in specially designed sessions in the UCLA Simulation Center which is a 9000 square foot space with access to state of the art simulation technology.
In addition, trainees are encouraged to: