Fellows are encouraged to creatively develop elective learning experiences to meet their own learning needs.
Not all elective blocks are required to be one month long, but may span more than one month, be longitudinal, or be shorter than one month in duration.

Examples of past or potential electives include:
Dental Anesthesia (with LLU School of Dentistry dental anesthesiologists, providing anesthesia for dental procedures)
Toxicology (with LLUMC EM toxicologists)
Ultrasound (with LLUMC EM ultrasound group; October-December are off limits for medical students so might be best months)
Pediatric Intensive Care
Pediatric Radiology
Forensic Pediatrics (Child Abuse)
Pediatric Ophthalmology
Pediatric EKGs (2 weeks)
Adult Anesthesia (with Loma Linda VA anesthesiology group)
Teaching (with program leadership of EM residency; teaching activities with EM residents)
International trip (with International Emergency Medicine Fellowship in September or April)
Administration (with LLUMC EM medical directors/QI director/division chiefs and self-study)
Nursing (2 weeks; with LLUMC EM nursing staff and administration)
Clinical Supervisory Elective ("Pre-tending") (PGY 5 only; shifts with PEM faculty taking presentations from trainees)
Enduring Educational Material (by special permission only; educational project for fellowship)
Self-designed elective (by special permission only)