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Family Practice

The Curriculum

All family practice residents establish a profile of patients that they follow throughout the three years of their residency.

PGY 1 Family Practice Emphasis
6 weeks Pediatrics
6 weeks Obstetrics
3 months Internal Medicine
1 month ICU
1 month General Surgery
1 month Emergency Medicine
2 months Surgical elective
1 half day per week in the Family Practice clinic during the PGY 1 year
PGY 2 & 3 Requirements
4 months Internal Medicine
2 months Surgery
3 months Obstetrics and Gynecology
3 months Pediatrics
2 months Emergency Medicine
3 half days per week in the Family Practice clinic during the PGY 2 year
4 half days per week in the Family Practice clinic during the PGY 3 year

Tracks for Residents who want special emphasis in an area include:

Sports Medicine, Obstetrics, OMM

Medicine electives may be chosen from:

Endocrinology, Allergy Immunology, Hematology/Oncology, Infectious Diseases, Nephrology, Pulmonology, Neurology, Rheumatology

Surgical electives may be picked from:

Urology, Podiatry, Orthopedics, EENT, Ophthalmology

Electives include:

Sports Medicine, Occupational Medicine, Pain/Wound Management, Risk Management/Practice Management, Geriatrics, Internal Medicine, Alternative Medicine, Adolescent Medicine

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