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Curriculum Overview

"BMC has the combo I was looking for: strong community health center and inpatient hospital training, with a social justice driven spirit coursing through the residents and faculty." 

-Victor Roy PGY-2

BMC Family Medicine Residency Three Year Curriculum 2019-2020

PGY 1 Block Rotations

Inpatient Adult Family Medicine Service
(includes night float weeks)
*certain weeks

Pediatrics (Inpatient)
(includes night float weeks)

18 weeks 6 weeks

Newborn Nursery *certain weeks

Pediatric ER

Obstetrics

Obstetrics Night Float *

MICU*

Surgery (Inpatient)*

Community Medicine*

4 weeks 4 weeks 4 weeks 4 weeks 4 weeks 4 weeks 4 weeks
  • Longitudinal Experiences: Community Medicine, Psychosocial Medicine
  • 1-2 Sessions per week in Continuity Clinic at a Community Health Center
  • VACATION: 4 Weeks split among (*) vacation eligible rotations

PGY 2 Block Rotations

Inpatient Adult Family Medicine Service (includes night float weeks)

Elective*

Medical Surgical Subspecialty (Bedford VA)

Adult ER

10 weeks 8 weeks 4 weeks 4 weeks

Cardiology

(Inpatient)

Orthopedics

(Outpatient)*

Behavioral Medicine

(Bedford VA)

Maternal Child Health (Inpatient) *

Community Medicine*

Geriatrics (Bedford VA)

Gynecology

(Outpatient)*

2 weeks 4 weeks 4 weeks 4 weeks 4 weeks 4 weeks 4 weeks
  • Longitudinal Experiences: Community Medicine, Psychosocial Medicine, Practice Management, Resident Research Project
  • 2-3 Sessions per week in Continuity Clinic at a Community Health Center
  • VACATION: 4 Weeks split among (*) vacation eligible rotations

PGY 3 Block Rotations

Inpatient Adult Family Medicine Service
(includes night float weeks)

Family Medicine* – surgical subspecialties (Outpatient)
2 wks at Bedford VA

Elective*

Behavioral Medicine (Bedford VA)*

8 weeks 8 weeks 12 weeks 4 weeks

Geriatrics (Bedford VA)

Adult ER

Pediatric ER

Sports Medicine*

Practice Management*

4 weeks 4 weeks 4 weeks 4 weeks 4 weeks
  • Longitudinal Experiences: Community Medicine, Psychosocial Medicine, Practice Management, Resident Research Project
  • 3-5 Sessions per week in Continuity Clinic at a Community Health Center
  • VACATION: 4 Weeks split among (*) vacation eligible rotations
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