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The Family Medicine Residency Program's curriculum is designed to encompass an array of disciplines in the first year.

As residents progress, more time is allotted to the Family Medicine, our Family Health Center.

Year One

  • Orientation - 4 weeks
  • Family Medicine Inpatient - 12 weeks
  • Pediatrics Outpatient - 4 weeks
  • Pediatrics Inpatient - 4 weeks
  • Emergency Medicine - 4 weeks
  • Obstetrics - 8 weeks
  • Family Medicine Practice - 4 weeks
  • Surgery - 4 weeks

Year Two

  • Family Medicine Inpatient - 12 weeks
  • Emergency Medicine - 4 weeks
  • Family Medicine Practice - 4 weeks
  • Gynecology - 4 weeks
  • Orthopedics - 4 weeks
  • Dermatology - 4 weeks
  • Cardiology - 4 weeks
  • Gastroenterology - 4 weeks
  • ICU - 4 weeks
  • Care of the Older Patient - 4 weeks
  • Elective - 4 weeks

Year Three

  • Family Medicine Inpatient - 12 weeks
  • Emergency Medicine - 4 weeks
  • Sports Medicine - 4 weeks
  • Ophthalmology - 2 weeks
  • Urology - 2 weeks
  • Otolaryngology - 2 weeks
  • Nephrology - 2 weeks
  • Infectious Disease - 2 weeks
  • NICU - 2 weeks
  • Behavioral Health - 2 weeks
  • Practice management - 2 weeks
  • Pulmonary - 4 weeks
  • Pediatrics Outpatient - 4 weeks
  • Elective - 8 weeks

Behavioral Medicine

Behavioral Medicine is a longitudinal curriculum which is taught through didactic presentations and precepting by the Director of Behavioral Health concurrent with patient care in the Glady's Noon Spellman Building and rounds on the Family Medicine inpatient unit. Additional training is provided with a rotation on the Behavioral Health Inpatient Unit at University of Maryland Prince George's Hospital Center

Practice Management

Practice Management is a hybrid longitudinal curriculum which includes didactic presentations in the first two years and a rotation in Practice Management during the third year.

Community Health

Community Health is a hybrid longitudinal curriculum which includes didactic presentations, guest speakers from community agencies and 'field trips' to visit community health agencies. Residents will have the opportunity to use elective time to pursue a particular community health interest.