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Preliminary One-Year Program


Preliminary One-Year Program

The one-year program is designed to provide residents with an extensive exposure to internal medicine prior to entering subspecialty programs requiring one year of internal medicine exposure. The PGY-I year consists of approximately 7 months on various inpatient medical services, and roughly 5 ambulatory months and elective time selected by the resident from medicine subspecialties, emergency department, or non-medical services.

Curriculum Outline for Preliminary Residents

 General Medicine Wards including cardiac Telemetry unit and step-down unit  7-8
 Ambulatory Medicine Clinic  1.5-2
 Electives/Research  3-3.5
 Inpatient Oncology  0-0.5
 Vacation  1

*Electives are chosen from medicine subspecialties, radiology, anesthesia, Emergency Department, ICU, and other non-medical specialties.


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