Specialization (Focus Areas)

Welcome to the Dalhousie University Department of Emergency Specialisms. In addition to formal fellowships in Emergency Medical Services, Pediatric Emergency Medicine and Emergency Department ultrasound, we have several areas of focused strength that will augment your learning experience in our milieus. As specialisms, we have included areas of enhanced expertise among our faculty members to allow you to make informed choices for your education that will better meet your education needs.

These specialisms include Emergency Airway Management, Medical Education, Simulation, Toxicology, Critical Thinking, Disaster Medicine and Leadership. Although we have no formal fellowships available, these are areas for which we serve as national leaders, able to will shape your learning experiences and provide enhanced support for those with targeted interests in them. We remain open to other areas of expertise and strive to create networks to support all facets of learning.