A: On average, 2 to 3 individuals are chosen for the fellowship program.
A: The fellowship program is a project-driven program. All projects should support the mission of Vidant Health, address a strategic and/or operational area of concern and provide the fellow with practical experience. There should be a balance between preceptor-assigned and fellow-selected projects.
A: Fellows are paired with preceptors prior to the fellowship beginning. Fellows are placed with SVPs where there is a need. Fellows have the opportunity to work in other divisions throughout the hospital during the program.
A: Past experience is not a requirement, but we prefer for candidates to have past internships and work experience. We seek diverse candidates with diverse backgrounds.
A: Employment is not guaranteed post-fellowship, but many past residents/fellows have been successful in obtaining permanent roles within Vidant Medical Center or Vidant Health.