Curriculum/Didactics

Curriculum/Didactics

Rotation schedule

The academic year consists of 13 blocks which are each four weeks in length.
 

Block    PGY -1  PGY -2  PGY -3  PGY -4  PGY -5 
 1 Internal Medicine Ortho General Pediatrics Level 1 Trauma Chief
 2 Internal Medicine Ortho General Pediatrics Level 1 Trauma Chief
 3 Emergency Medicine Ortho General Pediatrics Level 1 Trauma Chief
 4 Neurology Adult Reconstructive Pediatrics Level 1 Trauma Chief
 5 Family Medicine Adult Reconstructive Spine/Neuro Sports Medicine Chief
 6 General/Vascular Surgery Sports Medicine Spine/Neuro Sports Medicine Chief
 7 General/Vascular Surgery Sports Medicine Spine/Neuro Adult Reconstructive Chief 
 8 Orthopedic Surgery: Trauma Hand/UE Oncology Adult Reconstructive Chief
 9 Orthopedic Surgery: Joints Hand/UE Oncology Adult Reconstructive Chief
 10 Orthopedic Surgery: Hand/UE Local Trauma Ortho General Hand/UE Chief
 11 Orthopedic Surgery: General Local Trauma Foot/Ankle Hand/UE Chief
 12 ID/Anesthesia Local Trauma Foot/Ankle Elective Chief
 13 Radiology Local Trauma Foot/Ankle Elective Chief
 Courses ATLS  AO Basic Course  MSK Pathology
Arthrex Course 
AOAO Annual Meeting    

 

 

 Legacy Emanuel 
 Shriners Children's Hospital
 OHSU
 Visalia

Didactic components

The clinical experience will be supplemented by a structured didactic program comprised of:

  • Orthopedic Fracture Conference
  • Orthopedic Book Review
  • OITE Review
  • Morning Report
  • MSK Conference
  • Anatomy Lab
  • Tumor Board
  • Journal Club
  • Grand Rounds
  • Morbidity and Mortality Conference
  • OMM Lectures and Workshops