Department of Pediatrics - Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine Fellowship

Required Coursework

  • Academic Core Curriculum provides formal training in statistical methods and research design, academic writing, community resources, and educating the educator
  • Completion of the American Heart Association/American Academy of Pediatrics, Neonatal Resuscitation Program (NRP), as a provider and instructor
  • Ethics in Research Course
  • Self-study: Strong Memorial Hospital Mandatory In-service including items such as: emergency page codes; electrical, fire, and radiation safety; disaster preparedness; infection control; patient rights, health care proxy, and DNR orders; confidentiality; interpreter services; incident reporting; organ donation, business ethics and service standards; sexual harassment and diversity
  • Self-study: Health Insurance Portability & Accountability Act (HIPAA)
  • Self-study: Human Subject Protection Program (HSPP) required by the Office for Human Subjects Protection and Research Subjects Review Board
  • Where appropriate for laboratory investigations, the OSHA-required Laboratory Safety Training Program is provided and the University Committee on Animals Resources (UCAR) provides coursework including orientation to Animal Resource.

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Neonatology Ranked by U.S. News & World Report

The Neonatology program at Golisano Children's Hospital has been ranked as one of the nation's best by U.S. News & World Report (2011-2012). Our Neonatal Intensive Care Unit cares for more than 1,100 babies a year.