International Visiting Faculty

Thank you for your interest in participating in this program! As a visiting lecturer, you will play a critical role in implementing this curriculum. If selected as a visiting lecturer, you will travel to Karachi, Pakistan for one month to work in close partnership with local faculty. The initial course will run from July 2018-June 2019. Specific activities while in-country will include:

  • Preparing and delivering lectures and simulation sessions at weekly didactics
  • Clinically supervising trainee physicians in the Indus Hospital Emergency Department for a minimum of 5-6 8-hour shifts per week. Visiting faculty will only work day shifts
  • Filling out evaluations of trainees prior to departure from Pakistan

Faculty Requirements:

  • Fellow or Faculty in Emergency Medicine (board eligible or board certified), with valid license to practice medicine
  • Experience and interest in medical education
  • Ability to travel for one month (four weeks)
  • Completed application
  • Participation in at least two pre-departure conference calls and one follow up conference call
  • Assistance with development/editing of lectures and simulation cases prior to departure
  • Successful application for Pakistan visa at least THREE months prior to travel

Features:

  • Room and board and transportation in Pakistan. Participants will stay in a secure guest-house managed by the program
  • There is limited funding to support reimbursement for Pakistan visa, round-trip economy/coach airfare for participants whose institutions cannot support travel

How to Apply:

If you would like to apply, please complete the Visiting Faculty Application Form and send with your CV to cpem@ghd.ihn.org.pk with the subject line “Visiting Faculty”.

Thank you for your time and your dedication to this important initiative to expand the practice of Emergency Medicine in Pakistan.