About Our Fellowship

This is a 12-month fellowship to help prepare graduates for work in rural or suburban emergency departments. Available to Board-certified/Board-eligible family practice physicians, the PEP fellowship will involve hands-on training at an urban community-based hospital and a tertiary care referral/Level II Trauma center. The paid fellowship will consist of rotating shifts in the ED combined with focused ED classroom study, intensive critical care and trauma with Adult and Pediatric Intensive Care specialists and the Trauma Service.

Fellowship Hospitals:

Parkview Regional Medical Center

A new state-of-the-art tertiary care referral and Level II Trauma center with a 40-bed emergency department and an 8 bed fast track providing high quality care for high-acuity patients.

Parkview Hospital Randallia

A 36-bed emergency department in an urban setting with a proactive approach to providing continued health and psychiatric care access to the surrounding community.

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SIMulation Lab will be monthly for critical procedure skills training. An emphasis in the emergency medicine aspects of trauma and medical care, risk management, ultrasound use, and toxicology will be seen during the weekly Tuesday morning didactics with ongoing Board Review sessions combined with Core Content lecture series. This training is geared toward refining emergency medicine skills and making the physician better prepared to work in an urban or suburban hospital Emergency Department.


Two to six positions are offered yearly with a $75,000 stipend per year. Full benefits are offered including liability insurance, disability insurance, and health insurance.


Click the above link for an informative printable flyer.

Why Emergency Medicine

Click the above link to a short presentation on why emergency medicine might be right for you.

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Contact - Connie Chapman 


    Application Requirements

    Fellowship application requirements include submission of the following:

    • Completion of an ACGME or AOA Family Medicine residency with a letter from the Program Director documenting training
    • ACLS certification
    • ATLS certification (prior to full credentialing)
    • PALS certification
    • American Board of Family Practice certification of eligibility
    • 2 Letters of recommendation
    • Curriculum Vitae
    • A Letter of Intent (Personal Statement)

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    Tracy Rahall, MD, FACEP

    Dr. Rahall graduated from the Indiana University School of Medicine and completed an Emergency Medicine Residency at St. Vincent Mercy Hospitals in Toledo, Ohio. She joined PEP in 2012 as a full-time clinician and also assists in educating PEP providers.  As an educator, she has an extensive background in Disaster Medicine, Risk Management, EMS, and Quality Assurance. She has also trained interns, residents, and paramedics in Emergency Medicine.

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    About Fort Wayne, Indiana

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