In the PGYI, approximately 70% of the curriculum is devoted to inpatient care (general medicine and units) with the remainder in the ambulatory clinical (continuity clinic) and ambulatory curricular blocks (seminars devoted to the principles of ambulatory care.) and an emergency medicine rotation
- General Medicine Wards/Night Team: 5 months
- MICU: 1 month
- CCU: 1 month
- Emergency Medicine: 0.5 month
- Ambulatory Blocks: 2.5 months
- Subspecialty elective or research: 1 month
- Vacation: 1 month
The Department of Medicine also provides 1-year positions for applicants who desire clinical training in general medicine before entering a specialty residency.
See Preliminary Internship for more information.