Graduate Medical Education

Interns, residents and fellows training at Brigham and Women's Hospital and it’s affiliates participate in variety of training courses as they progress through their training. Course focus on both the technical and non-technical skills necessary for the chosen discipline. Many sessions focus on high-acuity, low frequency events that prepare trainees for events in the clinical setting.

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Central Venous Catheter Training Course

This session is designed to give clinicians hands-on experience placing ultrasound guided internal jugular and subclavian catheters. Learners will first be introduced to the central line placement kits available in the hospital and instructed on proper sterile technique. A brief …

Radiology Breast Imaging Course

Radiology Residents and Fellows will obtain experience in performing breast imaging procedures prior to live patient interactions.

Surgery Residency Endoscopy/Colonoscopy Course

The Surgery Residency Endoscopy/Colonoscopy Course will increase surgical resident's knowledge and understanding of the principles, practices and techniques of performing Upper and Lower endoscopic procedures, indications, complications and scope troubleshooting.

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Anesthesia Residency Orientation: Introduction to Airway

During this course, CA-1 Anesthesia Residents will be introduced to basic airway management skills.

BCRP Neonatal Resuscitation Course

During this course, residents of the Boston Combines Residency Program will learn resuscitation procedures for neonatal patients.

Cardiothoracic ECMO/ Cannulation Course

During this course, Cardiothoracic Surgery Residents and Fellows will review the anatomy, principles, and techniques of cannulation during cardiac procedures requiring cardiopulmonary bypass.

Cardiothoracic FLS and Bronchoscopy Course

During this course, Cardiothoracic residents and fellows will practice FLS and Bronchoscopy skills.

Department of Medicine Ultrasound Guided IV Course

This course will introduce ultrasound machine basics and how to place an ultrasound guided IV to Internal Medicine Residents.

HAEMR GI

This course is designed to provide emergency medicine residents with practical learning and discussion opportunities around managing acute abdominal emergencies that they might encounter in the emergency department.

HAEMR Neurology Course

During this course, Emergency Medicine Residents will review and practice management of neurological emergencies.

Internal Medicine Residency MSK Lower Extremity Exam and Injections Course

This course is designed to provide junior and senior internal medicine residents with the information about the common lower extremity joint complaints seen in the primary care setting. Residents will practice the key physical exam skills necessary to examine the …

Internal Medicine Residency MSK Upper Extremity Exam and Joint Injection

This course is designed to provide junior and senior internal medicine residents with the information about the common upper extremity joint complaints seen in the primary care setting. Residents will practice the key physical exam skills necessary to examine the …

Internal Medicine Residency Women's Health Course

During this course, Internal Medicine residents will learn basic gynecological skills.

Interventional Cardiology PCI Course

During this course, participants will learn how to manage PCI scenarios.

Newborn Medicine Fellows Neonatal Resuscitation Course

During this course, neonatal fellows will learn and practice neonatal resuscitation skills.

OB/GYN Residency Forceps Course

During this course, OB/GYN residents will be introduced to forceps assisted vaginal delivery.

OB/GYN Residency Operative Delivery Course

During this course, OB/GYN residents will review vacuum and forceps types and how to perform vacuum and forceps assisted vaginal deliveries.

OB/GYN Residency Vaginal Hysterectomy Course

During this course, OB/GYN Residents will practice basic skills and sequencing for a vaginal hysterectomy.

Renal Fellows Orientation

This course reviews native kidney USG imaging without biopsy procedure, central line insertion technique, and sterile technique.

Surgery Residency Basic Suturing and Knot Tying Course

During this session PGY1 Surgery Residents will understand and demonstrate principles, practices and techniques of suturing and knot tying.

Surgery Residency Basic Thoracic Skills Course

During this course, PGY1 Surgical Residents will learn and demonstrate the principles, practices and techniques of performing Bronchoscopy, Cricothyroidotomy and Chest tube placement.

Surgery Residency Excisional Biopsy Course

This course will introduce PGY1 Surgical Residents to the principles, practices, and techniques of basic surgical skills required for mass excision.

Surgery Residency Gastrectomy Course

This course is designed for fifth year surgery residents to understand the principles, practices and techniques of performing a Gastrectomy.

Surgery Residency Inguinal Hernia Repair Course

Surgical Residents will identify various types of hernia defects, anatomy and their repair techniques.

Surgery Residency Splenectomy Course

During this course, Surgery Residents will identify and demonstrate the principles and techniques of performing a splenectomy.

Urology Boot Camp

This course will introduce residents to common urological issues encountered as a PGY2 Urology resident. The format includes didactic teaching regarding common consults and emergencies, and also teaching technical skills associated with these medical conditions.