Nearly four months of unopposed inpatient pediatrics is the
foundation of our pediatric experience, however in addition to
this, our residents will also cover the pediatric service during
several Night Float rotations, which only adds to the overall
experience. Time is spent in the newborn nursery and the pediatric
floor, which is exclusively staffed by our residents, as well
as the NICU,
emergency room and inpatient pediatric psychiatry service.
Residents become equally comfortable with the management of a
well-baby nursery and of IMC-level patients. The pediatric
faculty are fantastic and committed to Family Medicine education.
Of course, the inpatient experience is only one facet of the
overall pediatric curriculum. Pediatrics is highly represented in
our Family Health
Center clinic, making up more than 40 percent of total
Learn more about the Family Practice Curriculum