Program Curriculum

Program Curriculum

Family Medicine Residency Consortium

Year 1

Internal Medicine (or FM service) 8 weeks

Critical Care – 4 weeks

Emergency Medicine – 4 weeks

Gynecology – 4 weeks

Pediatrics- ambulatory – 4 weeks

General Surgery – 4 weeks

Ophthalmology and ENT – 2 weeks each

Elective/vacation 4 weeks – (2 weeks vacation)

Elective/vacation 4 weeks – (1 week vacation)

Community Oriented Primary Care* – 12 weeks

Year 2

Internal Medicine (or FM service) – 8 weeks

Emergency Medicine – 4 weeks

Pediatrics- inpatient + newborn? – 4 weeks

Obstetrics – 4 weeks

Sports Medicine – 4 weeks

Orthopedic Surgery – 4 weeks

Urology/Dermatology – 4 weeks

Elective – 4 weeks

Community Oriented Primary Care* – 12 weeks

Vacation/CME conference – 4 weeks (3 weeks vacation/1 week CME)

Year 3

Inpatient FM or IM service – 8 weeks

Obstetrics – 4 weeks

Pediatrics ambulatory – 4 weeks

Pediatric ER – 4 weeks

Internal medicine (outpatient) – 4 weeks

Elective – 4 weeks

Elective – 8 weeks

Community oriented primary care* – 12 weeks

Vacation/conference – 4 weeks

Remainder of time may include continuity clinic, public health, or other options as specified by the CHC.

Electives may include:

  • Allergy and immunology
  • Cardiology
  • Dermatology
  • Endocrinology
  • Gastroenterology
  • Hematology
  • Infectious diseases
  • Nephrology
  • Neurology
  • Oncology
  • Pulmonology
  • Rheumatology

Or other’s as local resources allow. (Residents need exposure to each of the above disciplines in the course of their training). Didactics will include 3 hours per week via distance learning activities, backed up and applied during 2 hours per week live activities at each site.

We will include a public health curriculum.

Continuity Clinic Hours (except in specified rotations):

Years 1, 2 3 half days/week

Year 3 4 half days/week