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Infectious Disease

Program Type:  Military Medical Center

Location:  San Diego, CA

Accredited:  Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education (ACGME)

Program Length:   2 years

Required Pre-Requisite Training:  Graduation from Medical School and completion of an ACGME accredited Internal Medicine Residency

Categorical Year in Specialty Required:  No

Total Approved Complement:  4

Approved per Year (if applicable):  2

Dedicated research year offered:  No

Medical Student Rotation availability:  Yes: MS4s

Additional degree concurrent with training (e.g. MPH):  No

Program Phone Number:  619-532-7475

Program Email:

Program Hours of Operation:  Monday - Friday, 7:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.

Program Description

The Naval Medical Center San Diego Infectious Disease Fellowship provides advanced training to acquire proficiency in infectious diseases with sufficient expertise to act as an independent consultant and meet the unique requirements of military-specific ID practice on an individual, population, and global scale. The military-unique knowledge and skills required in this specialty include understanding of and ability to manage deployment and travel related infections, emerging infections, diseases of pandemic potential and bioterrorism agents, management of outbreaks, infectious complications of combat trauma and infection prevention and stewardship in the deployed setting.

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Scholarly and Professional Development Opportunities

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Applicant Information, Rotation and Interview Opportunities

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Contact Us

Infectious Disease Fellowship Program

Location: Building 1, 2nd Floor of Inpatient Tower (2 West)

Hours of Operation:

7:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

Phone: 619-532-7475

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