The following schedule applies to all classes entering on or after July 2015. Individual schedules may have minor variations.

The three-year schedule includes a broad mix of inpatient and outpatient experiences similar to the schedule below. However, the new schedule will also incorporate six blocks of experiences designed by the program directors, faculty advisor, mentor, and resident to prepare the resident for their individual career goals and interests.

 

First Year (PL1)

Blocks*

Service

3.5 Pediatric Ward
1 Night Shift – Pediatric Ward
1.5 Neonatal Intensive Care Unit
0.5 PM NICU
1 Nursery
1.5 Pediatric Emergency Department
1 Subspeciality Clinic
1 Child Advocacy
0.5 Primer to Pediatric Mental Health
0.5 Anesthesia/Hospital Peds/Quality Improvement
1 Vacation
 

Second Year (PL2)

Blocks*

Service

1 Pediatric Ward
1 PM Ward
1 Neonatal Intensive Care Unit
0.5 PM NICU
1-1.5 Pediatric Intensive Care Unit
0.5 Nursery
1-1.5 Pediatric Emergency Department
1 Ambulatory Pediatrics
1 Adolescent Medicine
1 Hematology/Oncology
1 Neurology
1 Behavior & Development
1-1.5 Electives**
1 Vacation
 

Third Year (PL3)

Blocks*

Service

1.5 Pediatric Ward
1.5 Night Shift – Pediatric Ward and/or PICU
0.5 Neonatal Intensive Care Unit
1 Pediatric Intensive Care Unit
0.5 PM PICU
1 Nursery
1 Pediatric Emergency Department
0.5 Clinicopathological Conference
4 Electives**
1 Vacation

 

Notes:

*There are 13 blocks of 28 days each in the schedule for all pediatric residents.
**Electives may consist of subspecialty, research, individually developed elective, and career-based primary services based on individual career goals/interests. At least 5 of the elective rotations are chosen from the following list:

Allergy and Immunology
Cardiology
Endocrinology
Gastroenterology
Medical Genetics
Infectious Diseases
Nephrology
Neurology