Learning Experiences

Program Design

  • Core internal medicine rotations that build upon one another and focus on different practice settings such as teaching services, hospitalist services and community hospital setting
  • Variety and flexibility for elective rotations
  • Unique longitudinal experiences in medication strategy, management and population health

Rotation Experiences (4 weeks)

Required Rotations

  • Orientation
  • Internal Medicine I: Teaching service
  • Internal Medicine II: Teaching service/co-preceptor
  • Internal Medicine III: Hospitalist service 
  • Internal Medicine IV: Teaching service/primary preceptor
  • Internal Medicine V: Community hospital
  • Medicine Selective (select one):
    • Cardiology, Nephrology or Neurology

Elective Rotations

  • Ambulatory Care
  • Behavioral Health/Psychiatry
  • Cardiology (CVICU and/or Advanced Heart Failure)
  • Critical Care – Medical Intensive Care (MICU)
  • Emergency Medicine
  • Hematology/Oncology
  • Infectious Diseases (Antimicrobial Stewardship, ID Clinic and/or ID consults)
  • Neurology
  • Population Health/Value-based Care
  • Solid Organ Transplant
  • Home Infusion (2 weeks)

Longitudinal Experiences (52 weeks)

  • Education
  • Pharmacy Practice Management and Leadership
  • Pharmacy Practice Experience
    • Weekend acute care and ICU clinical coverage: one weekend (16 hours) in every 3-week period   
    • Weekday second clinical coverage: One evening (4 hours) per week 
  • Population Health/Value Based Care
    • 8-16 hours per month (half day in clinic every 1-2 weeks) 
  • Quality Improvement and Committee Involvement
  • Research