The BIDMC Fellowship in Disaster Medicine provides world-class instruction to the next generation of the specialty's national and international leaders. We offer an integrated educational program combining the multiple disciplines that comprise our core curriculum for Disaster Medicine. These include Emergency Management, EMS, Disaster Operations, Hospital-Based Emergency Management, Crisis Leadership, and Counter-Terrorism Medicine. Our faculty are subject matter experts in their fields with extensive experience in disaster medicine research, education, and operations. Alumni from this fellowship program, now celebrating its 15th year anniversary, are leaders in disaster preparedness and response around the world.
Each fellowship comes with core Disaster Medicine content customized to meet the specific needs of the fellow.
All fellowships offer research education and each fellowship year culminates with the production of a publication-quality manuscript.
Specialized programs can be developed for governmental and non-governmental partners on a case-by-case basis.
SUBJECT MATTER EXPERTISE
Fellows are instructed by world renowned experts in the field of disaster medicine. Many of our faculty members also offer subject matter expertise as consultants to select clients on a case-by-case basis. Media organizations may also require experts in the field to provide opinion or position statements in relevant matters.