Like Boston Children's Hospital as a whole, the Department of Anesthesia, Perioperative and Pain Medicine is committed to providing high quality continuing education for pediatric providers and specialists throughout the world. In that spirit, the department provides the following residency and fellowship training opportunities.
Residents from Harvard-affiliated institutions (Massachusetts General Hospital, Brigham and Women’s Hospital, Beth Israel-Deaconess Medical Center), local hospitals (Boston University Medical Center, St. Elizabeth’s Hospital) and occasionally hospitals outside of the Boston area spend between 1-3 months at a time in the department, participating in clinical care of the full spectrum of pediatric patients with regard to age, severity of primary and co-existing diseases and complexity of surgery in the perioperative environment.
The department offers the five following fellowship programs:
These fellowships, which range from 12 to 36 months, offer opportunities for clinical training as well as basic or clinical research.
Conferences and Educational Programs
The department offers fellows a didactic program consisting of a wide range of lectures ranging from basic topics through uncommon but important aspects of care and current research.