Dual Pediatrics Residency Schedule Overview :: Nationwide Children's Hospital

Dual Pediatrics Residency Schedule Overview

Our faculty value and respect our residents and their contributions. Your autonomy in medical decision-making will be balanced with caring supervision. The Integrated Specialty rotations include both inpatient and outpatient services. On average, 60% of our residents choose primary care careers, and 40% go on to fellowships at some of the nation’s most competitive programs.

Rotation Schedules

*Rotations are (13) 4-week blocks each year.

DUAL-1's

DUAL-2's

DUAL-3's

Rotation

Blocks

Rotation
Blocks
Rotation
Blocks
Ward Rotations NCH/6 Ward Rotations NCH/4 Ward Rotations NCH/4-5
DO Clinic NCH/1 DO Clinic NCH/1 DO Clinic NCH/1
ED* DH/1 ED NCH/1 ED NCH/1-2
NICU OSU/1 NICU OSU/1 PICU NCH/1
Ob/Gyn DH/1 PICU NCH/1 ++Surgery/Sports Medicine NCH/1
Adol Med* NCH/1 +OMM** DH/1 *Selective NCH/1
Ped Surgery NCH/1 Athens- Rural DH/1 Electives*** NCH/3
Well Baby* OSU/1 +Beh/Dev NCH/1    
    +Electives** NCH/2    

*3 Weeks Vacation taken during ED, Adol Med and Well Baby rotations

(Plus 6 days holiday break)

**3 Weeks Vacation & 1 Week Conference/Interview days taken during OMM and Electives

(Plus 6 days holiday break)

***3 Weeks Vacation and 1 Week Conference/ Interview days taken during Electives

(Plus 6 days holiday break)

*Selective = choose between OMM , Research, NICU or Rural

Night-Call

Ward rotations are covered by a combination of day and night shifts. Night call is still in resident level ICUs. Call frequency meets recommended standards of the American Board of Pediatrics' Council on Graduate Medical Education.

Average night-call frequency for senior residents:

Every 4th night -OSU & NCH NICU
Every 5th night- NCH PICU

+Elective, Beh/Dev, OMM

(1-3) "FLEX" (back-up) call shifts per block

++Surg/Sports Med (1-2 weeks) "Jeopardy" (back-up to flex)
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