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Summary of Block Diagram

1st year Residents will begin to accumulate the basic skill sets of the core competencies in Emergency Medicine as well as spend time building their fundamental skills in Medicine, Pediatric, Surgery, and OB-GYN.

  • Introduction to EM (ED reduced shifts in the department, ACLS, ATLS, PALS, Disaster Medicine, Flight Operations, etc.)
  • Internal Medicine
  • Trauma Surgery
  • Ob-Gyn
  • Month long pediatrics ED experience
  • MICU
  • Anesthesia and Ultrasound Month (Airway in the morning, US in afternoon in the ED)
  • 5 months additional ED time

Year 2

  • 7 Months ED experience, plus
  • 1 Month ED chest pain/Cardiac ICU
  • SICU
  • Orthopedic Surgery and Plastics/hand
  • Neurology and Ophthalmology
  • Toxicology

Year 3

  • 8 Months ED
  • Senior Trauma Surgery
  • Admin and EMS
  • PICU
  • Elective

ALL 2nd and 3rd year ED Rotation have integrated pediatric ED shifts at Children’s Hospital. Community ED rotations also see pediatric patients.

Last Published: Oct 18, 2017