PGY2 Curriculum

Second Year

Population Health (6 wks)

Adult Inpatient Medicine (6 wks)

Elective (6 wks)

Peds Outpatient (4 wks)

Obstetrics (4 wks)

Geriatrics (4 wks)

Sports Med (4 wks)

Night Float (4 wks)

Emergency Med (4 wks)

Peds Emer Med (4 wks)

Procedures (4 wks)

Nursery (2 wks)

Average 3-4 half days in office/wk

 

  • Inpatient Medicine: 10 weeks, including
    • Clinical Medicine- During six weeks of clinical medicine service, you will work in a supervisory teaching role while working closely with interns and attendings.
    • Night Float- Four weeks of graduated autonomy to the senior member of inpatient teams during evening shift.
  • Pediatrics: 10 weeks, including
    • Outpatient (4 weeks)- Dedicated outpatient experience (well children, acute visits, behavioral management cases) in general pediatric clinics associated with Nationwide Children’s Hospital. 
    • Newborn (2 weeks)- Occurs in the newborn nursery at OhioHealth Grant Medical Center and provides opportunities for delivery room resuscitations, NICU experience, and circumcisions/procedures. 
    • Pediatric Emergency (4 weeks)- Occurs at Nationwide Children’s Hospital Level 1 trauma center, which is one of the nation’s busiest pediatric emergency facilities.
  • Population Health: 6 weeks, including
    • Community Medicine and Behavioral Medicine- Outpatient months designed to develop procedural skills and increase knowledge of radiology, addiction, community medicine, and behavioral science.  Our longitudinal Population Health curriculum is integrated into all our rotations throughout the three years. Our residents learn how to conduct community assessments and care for their patients beyond their care in the office.
  • Obstetrics: 4 weeks- You will serve as the supervisory resident on the OB/GYN team, while having the opportunity to participate in management of both routine and high-risk OB care.
  • Specialty Care: 8 weeks, including
    • Sports Medicine (4 weeks)- Sports medicine, physical medicine and rehabilitation (PM&R) in rehabilitation/orthopedic office settings for both pediatric and adult patients. Additional opportunity to serve as a team physician.
    • Geriatrics (4 weeks)- You will consult on a geriatric service while working with staff geriatricians, as well as geriatric and hospital medicine fellows. Additional exposure includes skilled and long-term care nursing home patients, hospice, and patients that need rehabilitation before transition to their home.
  • Emergency Care: 4 weeks- While working directly with Emergency Medicine attendings through a shift rotation format, you will be exposed to ample opportunities for procedures and high volume trauma at our Level 1 center. 
  • Procedures: 4 weeks- Gain more exposure and experience with both inpatient and outpatient procedures.
  • Electives: 6 weeks
  • Longitudinal Curriculum- PGY2s are seeing their own, unique patients at their Family Medicine Center on average three to four half-days per week.