Schedule Overview

Resident with male infant patient

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, 40% of our residents choose primary care careers, and 60% go on to fellowships at some of the nation’s most competitive programs.

3-Year Rotation Breakdown

Rotations are (13) 4-Week Blocks Each Year

PL-1’S

PL-2’S

PL-3’S

 

Blocks

 

Blocks


Blocks

 

Night Float

 

1

 

Night Float

 

1

 

Night Float

 

1

 

Ward Rotations

 

5

 

Ward Rotations

 

2-3

 

Ward Rotations

 

1-2

 

Dev/Beh Peds

 

1

 

DBP/Admitting

 

1

FAB +++ (Flex

Ambulatory Block)

 

1

 

ED/Advocacy

 

1

 

ED

 

1-2

 

ED

 

1

 

*Primary Care

 

1

 

Primary Care

 

1

 

Primary Care

 

1

 

*Newborn Med

 

1

 

PICU

 

1

 

PICU

 

1

 

OSU NICU

 

1

 

OSU NICU

 

1-2

 

OSU NICU

 

0-1

 

*Elective

 

2

**PECS (Ped Ed in Com Sites)

 

1

Adolescent

Medicine

 

1

 

 

 

**Electives

 

3

 

Surg/Sports Med++

 

1

 

 

 

 

 

***Electives

 

4

*3 Weeks of Vacation taken

during Primary Care, Newborn Med, & Elective rotations

(plus 6 days holiday break)

**3 Weeks of Vacation & Conf/Interview days taken during PECS and Electives

(plus 6 days holiday break)

***3 Weeks of Vacation & Conf/Interview days taken during Electives

(plus 6 days holiday break)

Duty hours meet the recommended standards of the ACGME. (Senior residents will have occasional 24-hour shifts in the NICU and PICU – Interns are not assigned any 24-hour shifts).

FAB+++ Surg/Sports Med++
4 weeks of “Flex” (back-up) call shifts while on ambulatory (1-2 weeks) “Jeopardy” (back-up to flex)