Family Medicine Residency Program Curriculum

Clinical Rotations

NOTE: 

  • One Block is Four Weeks
  • Procedure Clinics During Erie Months

First Year of Residency

  • Two Blocks of OB
  • One Block of Inpatient Pediatrics
    • Two Weeks at Swedish Covenant Hospital
    • Two Weeks at University of Illinois at Chicago's NICU
  • One Block of Psychiatry 
  • One Block of Erie 
  • One Block of Emergency Medicine 
  • Three Blocks of Inpatient Medicine
  • Two Blocks of CCU
  • One Block of IMCU
TOTAL: 13 Blocks

Second Year of Residency

  • Two Blocks of Inpatient Medicine
  • One Block of CCU
  • One Block of IMCU
  • One Block of EM 
  • One Block of Pediatric Emergency Medicine
  • One Block of Erie 
  • One Block of Women's Health/ Gynecology
  • One Block of Outpatient Pediatrics
  • One Block of Orthopedics 
  • Two Block of Research (Blocks Nine through 13)
  • Two Blocks of Elective
TOTAL: 13 Blocks

Third Year of Residency

  • One Block of Inpatient Medicine 
  • One Block of Inpatient Pediatrics—Lurie Children's Hospital 
  • One Block of Erie
  • One Block of Outpatient Pediatrics
  • One Block of Sports Medicine
  • One Block of Geriatrics 
  • One Block of ENT/Ophtho 
  • One Block of Dermatology/Urology 
  • One Block of Family Medicine/Practice Management
  • Four Blocks of Electives
TOTAL: 13 Blocks

Electives

There are a variety of elective opportunities available for residents. We are also happy to help you design a new elective experience depending on personal interests and career goals.

Contact Us 

If you have any questions or need additional information, please contact the Medical Education office at 773-989-3808 or meded@SwedishCovenant.org.