Clement J. Zablocki Veterans Affairs Medical Center: EMPA Post Graduate Residency



Inception Date: 2019

Curriculum: Curriculum-based off NCCPA blueprint for emergency medicine CAQ exam

Clinical Rotations:

  • Adult Emergency Medicine
  • Cardiology
  • Dental
  • Dermatology
  • Mental Health
  • Medical Intensive Care Unit
  • Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
  • Trauma

Program Length: 12 months

Class Size: 2 emergency medicine/critical care Fellows per year

Class start dates: Generally in August (depends on applicant’s graduation date)

Credential: Will be seeking accreditation by ARC-PA in the next 1-2 years

Stipend: $78,091/year


  • Optional health, dental, vision, life insurance
  • Paid vacation and sick time
  • Preferential hiring within VA upon completion

CME: 100 hours of Category 1 emergency medicine CME credit through Hippo EM online training

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