Core Curriculum

Year 1

  • Inpatient Medicine | 8 weeks
  • Critical Care | 4 weeks
  • Emergency Medicine | 4 weeks
  • Elective | 4 weeks
  • Community Oriented Primary Care* | 12 weeks (including July Orientation)
  • Pediatrics (outpatient) | 4 weeks
  • Surgery | 4 weeks
  • ENT/Ophthalmology | 2 weeks each
  • OB | 4 weeks
  • Vacation | 3 weeks (taken in 1 week blocks)

Year 2

  • Inpatient Medicine | 8 weeks
  • Pediatrics (inpatient) | 4 weeks
  • Elective | 8 weeks
  • Pediatric Emergency Medicine | 4 weeks
  • OB | 4 weeks
  • Urology/Dermatology | 2 weeks each
  • Orthopedics | 4 weeks
  • Community Oriented Primary Care* | 12 weeks
  • Vacation/CME Conference | 4 weeks (3 weeks vacation (taken in 1 week block)/1 week CME)

Year 3

  • Inpatient Medicine | 8 weeks
  • Pediatric Elective | 4 weeks
  • Internal Medicine (outpatient) | 4 weeks
  • Elective | 12 weeks
  • GYN | 4 weeks
  • Sports Medicine | 4 weeks
  • Community Oriented Primary Care* | 12 weeks
  • Vacation/CME Conference | 4 weeks (3 weeks vacation (taken in 1 week block)/1 week CME)

*Community oriented primary care must include 100 hours of geriatrics - which may be met by home care, nursing home visits, or others. It must also include 20 hours of practice management. These months will consist also of time to do scholarly activity and scheduled visits to community organizations to learn about resources available for our patients.