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Elective Learning

Elective learning experiences are available in nearly every inpatient and ambulatory care specialty, which allows residents to tailor the program to their needs. Approximately 20 weeks throughout the residency year are dedicated to elective experiences. The list below includes popular learning experiences that past PGY-1 residents completed.

  • Abdominal transplantation
  • Cardiovascular surgery intensive care unit
  • Clinical pharmacogenomics
  • Coronary intensive care unit
  • Emergency medicine
  • Family medicine clinic
  • Gastroenterology
  • General pediatrics
  • Hematology
  • Immunocompromised intensive care unit
  • Infectious diseases clinic
  • Medical intensive care unit
  • Multispecialty surgical intensive care unit
  • Neurology
  • Neuroscience intensive care unit
  • Nutrition support
  • Medical oncology
  • Pain management
  • Pharmacy informatics
  • Psychiatry
  • Teaching and precepting
  • Thoracic transplantation 
  • Transplant infectious diseases

Additional elective learning experiences may be available upon request.