Program Curriculum Highlights & Rotation Schedule

ACGME requires that 28 weeks of a Transitional Year Resident training be devoted to a discipline that offers fundamental clinical skills, including emergency medicine, family practice, internal medicine, obstetrics/gynecology, pediatrics, or surgery.

We satisfy these requirements with the following rotations: ICU, emergency department, surgery, and internal medicine.

The Transitional Year consists of thirteen blocks and is designed to provide a comprehensive experience in general medicine, in both the inpatient and ambulatory settings. The residents are integrated into core rotations and electives with internal medicine categorical residents.

  • 3 Blocks of Floors
  • 1 Block of ICU
  • 1 Block of EM
  • 1 Block of NF split into 2 two-week rotations
  • 1 Block of Research/QI split into 2 two-week rotations
  • 1 Block of Ambulatory
  • 1 Block of FM
  • 3 Block of Electives

PTO Days – 15