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Table 2 Summary of a fellow’s international and domestic work

From: Point-of-care ultrasound in resource-limited settings: the PURLS fellowship

TimelineLocationDescription of workLength
July–AugustUnited StatesRoutine clinical and fellow duties 
SeptemberTanzaniaPOCUS scanning and education at an academic tertiary referral hospital3 weeks
October–NovemberUnited StatesRoutine clinical and fellow duties 
DecemberThe GambiaRural primary care clinics with no imaging besides POCUS2 weeks
January–MarchPeruClinical ultrasound in tropical infectious diseases course1 week
Diploma of tropical medicine and hygiene—POCUS on daily inpatient rounds9 weeks
AprilUnited StatesHumanitarian response course2 weeks
May–AugustUnited StatesRoutine clinical and fellow duties 
SeptemberTanzaniaPOCUS scanning and education at an academic tertiary referral hospital2 weeks
October–DecemberUnited StatesRoutine clinical and fellow duties