Curriculum

Curriculum Requirements for Internal Medicine Residency

These tables represent the schedule of a typical internal medicine resident at Methodist Dallas Medical Center.

PGY-1 Rotations Duration
Medicine Wards 6 blocks
ICU - VAH 2 blocks
Procedure-Consult 1 block
Ambulatory 1 block
Cardiology 1 block
Emergency Medicine 1 block
Neurology - VAH 1 block
PGY-2 Rotations Duration
Medicine Wards

3.5 blocks

Nights/Vacation

0.5 blocks

ICU - MDMC 1 block
Procedure-Consult 1 block
Ambulatory 1 block
Multi-Specialty - MDMC 1 block
Gastroenterology 1 block
Pulmonary - VAH 1 block
Cardiology - VAH 1 block
Elective - VAH 1 block
Elective 1 block
PGY-3 Rotations Duration
Medicine Wards 3 blocks
ICU - VAH 1 block
ICU - MDMC 1 block
Hematology/Oncology 1 block
Rheumatology 1 block
Geriatrics 1 block
Nephrology 1 block
Infectious Diseases 1 block
Endocrinology - VAH 1 block
Multispecialty - VAH 1 block
Elective 1 block
Approved Electives
Any Rotations Listed Above
Allergy and Immunology
Adolescent Medicine
Dermatology
Electrophysiology
ENT
Hepatology
Hospital Medicine
Outpatient Internal Medicine
Office Orthopedics
Palliative Medicine
Psychiatry
Rehabilitation Medicine
Research
Sleep Medicine
Transplant
Urology
Wound Care