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


  • 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 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.