The paediatric residency programme consists of well-structured full-time supervised 4 years training after completing medical school.

Rotations are based on a block system. Each block consists of 4 weeks. There are 13 blocks in an academic year. The training includes:

BlocksR1R2R3R4
1GPGPGPGP
2GPGPGPGP
3GPAMBGPGP
4GPAMBELALL/IMMUN
5GPNICUNICUGEN/MET
6GPNICUIDAMB
7NICUPICUPICUPICU
8NICUPICUERER
9ERERENDOEL
10PCCARDIOGASTROPULM
11WBCNEURODEV PEDSNEPHRO
12SIM/COM-ANESTHRES 1RES 2RHEUM
13HolidayHolidayHolidayHoliday
RotationsAbbreviationBlocks
General paediatricsGP13
Neonatal Intensive CareNICU5
Paediatric Intensive CarePICU4
Well Baby clinicWBC1
Primary CarePC1
Ambulatory CareAMB2
EmergencyER4
ElectiveEL2
SubspecialtiesSBS13
Simulation & CommunicationSIM/COM0.5
AnesthesiaANESTH0.5
Research (Fundamental & Methodology)RES I1
Research ProjectRES II1
HolidayHOL1

Please refer to resources below for expectations by year of training.

  

Al Jalila Children's Specialty Hospital

Al Jaddaf - Dubai
United Arab
Emirates