Curriculum

The Emergency Medicine Residency curriculum emphasizes comprehensive training in emergency medicine and critical care. All residents will become certified in ACLS, ATLS, and PALS during their residency orientation period. Each year is broken down into 13 four-week blocks:

EM 1

Course Duration
Emergency Medicine 22 weeks
Orientation 4 weeks
Trauma 4 weeks
Pediatric Emergency Medicine 8 weeks
Medical Intensive Care Unit 4 weeks
Anesthesia/Ultrasound 4 weeks
EMS 2 weeks
Vacation 4 weeks

EM 2

Course Duration
Emergency Medicine 24 weeks
Orthopedics 4 weeks
Trauma 4 weeks
Medical Intensive Care Unit 4 weeks
Medical Intensive Care Unit 4 weeks
NICU Intensive Care Unit 4 weeks
Elective 4 weeks
Vacation 4 weeks

EM 3

Course Duration
Emergency Medicine 34 weeks
Obstetrics 2 weeks
Teaching 4 weeks
Administration 2 weeks
Radiology 2 weeks
Elective 4 weeks
Vacation 4 weeks