Curriculum

Year 1

3 blocks Inpatient Family Medicine Service1
2 blocks Surgery
1 block Cardiology
1 block OB/GYN
1 block ER
1 block Pediatric ER
1 block PICU/Pediatric Specialty
1 block ICU
1 block Pediatrics Inpatient
1 block Night float

Year 2

2 blocks Inpatient Family Medicine Service
2 blocks Orthopedics/Sports Medicine
1 block Dermatology
1 block ENT/Ophthalmology
1 block Geriatric Medicine2
2 blocks of Outpatient Pediatrics
1 block ER
1 block Family Medicine Clinic
2 blocks Night float
1 block Crossover Clinic
1 block Urology/Community Medicine

Year 3

2 blocks inpatient Family Medicine Service
2 blocks OB/GYN
1 block Radiology
2 blocks of Outpatient Pediatrics
1 block of Geriatric Medicine
1 block Crossover Clinic3
1 block ER
5 blocks Electives

Each block rotation is 2-4 weeks. Interns spend 1/2 day in the clinic each week, while upper level residents are in the clinic a 1/2 day every day, with the exception of a few essential rotations. (night float, etc)

1 Inpatient Medicine: Our inpatient family medicine service has a steady census, providing our residents with enough experience to pursue a career as a hospitalist.
2 Geriatric medicine is a rotation that takes place at Lucy Corr Nursing Home. Residents enjoy learning how to treat complex medical conditions autonomously.
3 Crossover Clinic is a free clinic that serves the indigent population of Richmond, VA.

 

Program Year 3 Available Electives:

 

  • Peds ER
  • Pulmonology Internal Medicine
  • Rheumatology
  • Hematology/Oncology
  • Nephrology
  • ENT
  • Urology
  • Neonatology
  • Gastroenterology
  • Plastic Surgery
  • General Surgery
  • Cardiology
  • Neurosurgery
  • Cardio Thoracic Surgery
  • HIV Clinic
  • ER
  • Procedures
  • Psychiatry
  • OB/Women’s Health
  • Research
  • Neurology
  • International Medicine