Programs at a Glance

Teddy Bear in PocketThe University of Connecticut Fellowship Programs at Connecticut Children's Medical Center offer the full range of exposure to clinical diseases and management. In each of the nine subspecialty programs, fellows are mentored by nationally renowned physicians and researchers in state-of-the-art facilities. Each fellowship program works in an inter- and multi-disciplinary fashion to cultivate a "team approach" to the care of patients. Individual fellows progress at a rate governed by their abilities and strengths, gradually gaining confidence, competence, and independence.

As a UConn fellow, you can expect:

  • Faculty support and supervision from nationally renowned clinicians
  • Competitive salary and benefits:
    • 2015 - 2016 Salaries
      • PGY-4 $63,400
      • PGY-5 $66,400
      • PGY-6 $68,900
      • PGY-7 $70,200
  • Free medical benefits (spouse/family additional)
  • Salary advance of up to $2,000 to assist with relocation
  • Financial support for books, national meetings and electronics
  • Dedicated offices for fellows
  • A choice of electives
  • The availability of personal and professional development classes
  • Free parking
  • On-site fitness center
  • Membership on an advisory forum that makes decisions about pay, benefits and work conditions
  • A vibrant region with a diverse population and a multitude of attractions

About Connecticut Children's Medical Center:

  • One of the country's best children's hospitals, according to U.S. News & World Report
  • The only free-standing children's hospital in Connecticut
  • A Level 1 trauma center
  • All subspecialities on one site
  • Over 250,000 patient visits annually
  • A diverse patient population
  • New state-of-the-art Cancer Center
  • Availability of world class laboratories at the University of Connecticut Health Center
  • Several libraries, all offering on-line access
  • Cadaver lab
  • State-of-the-art SIM center

We encourage you to explore individual programs. If you have questions, please don't hesitate to contact one of our program coordinators.