Conference schedule

Our program offers a dynamic and exciting didactic curriculum including; clinical case conferences from specialists, QI and safety conferences, evidence based medicine, cost conscious care, board review sessions, hands-on simulation sessions, journal clubs, and the fundamentals of practice management and the business of medicine.

The dedicated research staff helps support resident research, publications, and presentations. Our residents are encouraged and have dedicated time in their schedules to engage in scholarly work, ranging from local and regional presentations, attending National conferences, and publishing scientific manuscripts.

Wednesday mornings are dedicated didactic time, used for teaching, workshops, presentations, grand rounds, meetings, etc.

Curriculum and rotation schedule

PGY-1 Curriculum Blocks (4 week)

  • Internal Medicine Wards 2
  • Pediatric ER (Palms West Hospital) 1
  • Obstetrics 1.5
  • Inpatient Pediatrics (at Palms West Hospital) 1
  • Outpatient Pediatrics 1
  • Emergency Medicine 2
  • General Surgery 1
  • Cardiology 1
  • ICU 1
  • Newborn 0.5
  • Vacation (including conference) 1

PGY-2 Curriculum

  • Internal Medicine Wards 2
  • Night Float (2 week periods) 1.5
  • Obstetrics 1
  • Ortho/Musculoskeletal 1
  • Women’s Health 1
  • Anesthesia 0.5
  • Outpatient Pediatrics 1
  • Clinical Systems Research 1
  • Behavioral Health 1
  • Elective 1
  • ENT 0.5
  • Radiology 0.5
  • Vacation (including conference attendance) 1

PGY-3 Curriculum

  • Internal Medicine Wards 2
  • Night Float (2 week periods) 1
  • Ortho/Musculoskeletal 1
  • Urology 0.5
  • Pulmonology 1
  • Community Medicine 1
  • Geriatrics/Hospice 1
  • Dermatology 1
  • Practice/Systems Management 1
  • Electives 2
  • Ophthalmology 0.5
  • Vacation (including conference attendance) 1