Graduate Medical Education

Curriculum

GME family
  • 13x4 Week
    Blocks
    Residency Orientation 4 weeks
    Family Medicine Hospital Service 8 weeks
    Critical Care 4 weeks
    Night Float 2 x 2 weeks
    Obstetrics - Gynecology 8 weeks
    Pediatrics (Inpatient and Ambulatory) 8 weeks
    General Surgery 4 weeks
    Emergency Medicine 4 weeks
    Community Medicine
    2 weeks
    Cardiology (Inpatient) 4 weeks
    Hospice and Palliative Medicine 2 weeks
  • 13x4 Week
    Blocks
    Family Medicine Hospital Service 4 weeks
    Critical Care 4 weeks
    Obstetrics - Gynecology 4 weeks
    Pediatrics (Inpatient) 4 weeks
    Ophthalmology 2 weeks
    ENT 2 weeks
    Orthopedics 4 weeks
    Geriatric Medicine 4 weeks
    Introduction to Health Systems 4 weeks
    Psychiatry 4 weeks
    Elective 4 weeks
    Night Float 2 x 2 weeks
    Pulmonary Medicine (Ambulatory) 4 weeks
  • 13x4 Week
    Blocks
    Family Medicine Hospital Service 4 weeks
    Cardiology 4 weeks
    Obstetrics - Gynecology 4 weeks
    Pediatrics (Ambulatory) 4 weeks
    Sports Medicine 4 weeks
    Dermatology 2 weeks
    Ambulatory Medicine 4 weeks
    Radiology 2 weeks
    Urology 4 weeks
    Urogynecology 4 weeks
    Elective 16 weeks
    Night Float 2 x 2 weeks
    • 2 resident retreats yearly
    • Monthly wellness meetings with resident suggested discussion topics
    • Wellness check-ins with our behavioral health specialist
    • Wellness and burnout assessment twice yearly
  • Osteopathic curriculum

    • OMT clinic weekly. Residents rotate through this experience to have dedicated outpatient time for OMT.
    • Monthly OPTI lectures with all osteopathic residents in the Lehigh valley.
    • Osteopathic lectures embedded into academic day schedule for both osteopathic and allopathic residents.

    Community medicine

    • Each resident creates a long term relationship with a community organization and regular involvement in their mission.

    Nursing home

    • Monthly nursing home rounds with longitudinal care for patients under the supervision of our Geriatric Medicine faculty.