curriculum

Our 3-year curriculum is designed to fulfill the ACGME requirements for Family Medicine while allowing maximum flexibility in scheduling.  This allows residents closer to graduation the freedom to choose more elective rotations that best fit their practice goals.

electives

Required rotations may be repeated or extended for additional 1-4 weeks as elective time.
(Other electives may be arranged on an individual basis)

Allergy/Immunology, Anesthesiology, Behavioral Medicine, Burn Care, Chemical Dependency, Childhood Obesity, Cross-cultural Medicine, Dentistry and Oral Surgery, Emergency Medicine III, Endocrinology, Endoscopy, Gastroenterology, Hospice, Hospitalist Medicine II, Infectious Disease, Lactation, Maternal Fetal Medicine, Nephrology, Neurosurgery, Obstetrics II, Office Gynecology, Oncology/Hematology, Palliative Care, Pathology, Pediatric Hospitalist, Plastic Surgery, Podiatry, Practice Audit, Pulmonary Medicine, Radiation Oncology, Radiology, Rehabilitation Medicine, Research, Rheumatology, Trauma, Urgent Care at Lifepointe, Wound Care.

Rotation schedule

first year

(48 weeks, plus 4 weeks vacation)
Orientation - 2 weeks

Emergency Medicine I- 4 weeks

ENT –2 weeks

Family/Community Medicine -- 4 weeks

Gynecology - 4 weeks

Hospital Medicine - 12 weeks

Obstetrics - 8 weeks

Office-based Medicine – 4 weeks

Outpatient Pediatrics - 3 weeks

Surgery – 5 weeks

 

Second Year

(48 weeks, plus 4 weeks vacation)
Cardiology - 8 weeks

Emergency Medicine II - 4 weeks

Neonatology - 6 weeks

Neurology - 4 weeks

Orthopedics - 6 weeks

Inpatient Pediatrics - 6 weeks

Inpatient Medicine Elective—4 weeks

(8 weeks total of PGY2 must be designated as hospital-based medicine subspecialty services)

 

second or third year

Rural Rotation – 4 weeks

Urgent Care – 2-4 weeks

Electives 18-22 weeks

third year

(48 weeks, plus 4 weeks vacation)
Athletic Medicine - 2 weeks

Chief Resident – 6 weeks

Critical Care - 4 weeks

Dermatology - 4 weeks

Geriatrics – 4 weeks

Ophthalmology - 2 weeks

Pediatric ER 1-2 weeks (if needed to complete 75 visits)

Trauma – 2-3 weeks

Urology – 2 weeks