Held daily from 12:00pm - 1:00pm
- Monday & Friday: Case Presentation/Continuous Quality Improvement - The relaxed environment allows for group discussion of clinical cases with a multidisciplinary approach; residents and attendings from various specialties and subspecialties are present to provide their experience. Patient history, physical exam findings, diagnostic imaging, laboratory data, and procedures are analyzed and reviewed with a special focus on differential diagnosis and improving patient outcomes.
- Tuesday: Basic Science Lecture - Lectures will include Internal Medicine Topics and Specialty Topics. Special features include:
- Emergency Medicine Lecture Series - These lectures are provided by selected Emergency Medicine and subspecialty faculty members throughout the academic year and are designed to prepare the resident to recognize and manage all major medical emergencies.
- EKG Conference - These lectures are provided by selected Cardiology faculty members once a month and provide instruction on EKG interpretation.
- Wednesday: Board Review - This lecture and discussion will occur weekly with the faculty physicians to prepare residents for the yearly in-service examination as well as the AOBIM certification examination.
- Thursday: Grand Rounds - Weekly, an in-house or visiting professor presents a comprehensive review of special topics in medicine.
Ambulatory Case Lecture and Presentation
On the ambulatory clinic day, our residents will participate in a lecture/ case discussion with their attending focused on outpatient medicine topics and current guidelines.
Held the 1st Tuesday of the month
Our residents are trained to critically review clinical papers from major medical journals at these monthly sessions.
Scheduled sessions throughout the year, our residents receive training and instruction on ACLS/code simulation, evaluation and care of the critically ill patient, and procedures which include intubation, placement of central lines, and lumbar punctures.