Curriculum/Didactics

Curriculum/Didactics

Rotation schedule

The academic year consists of 13 blocks which are each four weeks in length. A sample of the orthopedic surgery curriculum is listed below.

 

Block

PGY 1

PGY 2

PGY 3

PGY 4

PGY 5

1

Orthopedic Surgery

Orthopedic Surgery

Orthopedic Surgery

Orthopedic Surgery

Orthopedic Surgery

2

Orthopedic Surgery

Orthopedic Surgery

Orthopedic Surgery

Orthopedic Surgery

Orthopedic Surgery

3

Orthopedic Surgery

Trauma Surgery

Pediatric Orthopaedics

Trauma Surgery

Orthopedic Surgery

4

Internal Medicine

Trauma Surgery

Pediatric Orthopaedics

Trauma Surgery

Orthopedic Surgery

5

Internal Medicine

Trauma Surgery

Pediatric Orthopedics

Trauma Surgery

Pediatric Orthopedics

6

Emergency Medicine

Hand Surgery

Hand Surgery

Foot/Ankle Surgery

Pediatric Orthopedics

7

General Surgery

Hand Surgery

Hand Surgery

Foot/Ankle Surgery

Pediatric Orthopedics

8

Vascular Surgery

Hand Surgery

Spine Surgery

Adult Reconstructive

Spine Surgery

9

Family Medicine

Adult Reconstructive

Spine Surgery

Adult Reconstructive

Spine Surgery

10

Women's Health

Adult Reconstructive

Foot/Ankle Surgery

Sports Medicine & Arthroscopy

Adult Reconstructive

11

Elective

Adult Reconstructive

Foot/Ankle Surgery

Sports Medicine & Arthroscopy

Adult Reconstructive

12

Elective

Othopedic Oncology

Sports Medicine & Arthroscopy

Elective

Elective

13

Elective

Vascular Surgery

Sports Medicine & Arthroscopy

Elective

Elective

 

Didactic components

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

  • Orthopedic Fracture Conference
  • Orthopedic Book Review
  • Orthopedic Core Conference
  • Morning Report
  • Tumor Board
  • Journal Club
  • Board Review
  • Grand Rounds
  • Morbidity and Mortality Conference
  • OMM Lectures and Workshops
  • Daily Noon Lectures