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Critical Care Medicine Fellowship Program-At-A-Glance

Thank you for your interest in our ACGME accredited 2 year Critical Care Fellowship Program at Baystate Medical Center/Tufts University School of Medicine.  We currently offer 2 positions per year.  Our program emphasizes 20 months of exceptional clinical training and includes 4 months of research in the second year.  Baystate Medical Center serves a population of approximately one million in a region extending beyond Western Massachusetts to include Southern Vermont and New Hampshire, Eastern New York and Northern Connecticut. In addition, we have committed resources to a state-of-the-art 24-bed adult intensive care unit.   The annual patient volume is approximately 1,900 patients, 45% surgical and 55% medical.  The Intensive Care Unit is run by Board Certified Critical Care Specialists whose primary disciplines are Internal Medicine, Pulmonary, Anesthesia, or Surgery.

Fellowship Director: Patrick T. Mailloux, D.O.

Fellowship Coordinator: Suzanne Gallup email: phone: 413-794-5439

Program & Department Statistics

  • Length of fellowship: 2 years
  • Number of fellows per year: 2
  • Number of Faculty: 21

Baystate Statistics

  • Number of hospital beds: 716
  • Number of residency programs: 10
  • Number of fellowship programs: 20

Fellow Benefits & Facilities

  • Salary —  PG4: $64,600,  PG5: $67,400
  • 4 weeks vacation/year, meal subsidy, free parking
  • Disability/Malpractice/Health/Life Insurance
  • First and second year fellows share their own office
  • Comprehensive electronic medical record
  • Well-supplied, on-campus hospital library with 8 librarians and robust e-medicine resources (Up-to-Date, Ovid, etc)
  • Access to Tufts online library

Curriculum Information (Curriculum is modified to meet each Fellow's individual needs.)

  • PG4: MICU (4 months); SICU (4 months); CICU (1 month); Anesthesia (1 month); Electives (2 months)
  • PG5: MICU (3 months); SICU (3 months); Research (3 months); Electives (3 months)
  • Daily Conference: critical care conference
  • Weekly Conferences: core curriculum series, attending rounds
  • Monthly Conferences: fellows' case presentations, journal club, research meeting, mortality & morbidity conference
  • Bi-Monthly Conference: simulation laboratory