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Internal Medicine Preliminary Residency (Florida)

Residents in the Internal Medicine Residency at Mayo Clinic's campus in Jacksonville, Florida, incorporate simulation center learning into their training.

The one-year Internal Medicine Preliminary Residency provides a solid foundation for further training in the non-internal medicine specialties of anesthesiology, dermatology, neurology, physical medicine and rehabilitation, radiation oncology, and radiology. As a preliminary medicine resident, you enjoy the same benefits and responsibilities as categorical residents.

At Mayo Clinic's campus in Jacksonville, Florida, we have a very exciting and innovative curriculum that caters to your needs as an individual learner. We recognize that you have unique educational needs, depending on your future specialty.

Positions

Internal Medicine Preliminary Residency positions are reserved for applicants that match to the participating specialty programs at Mayo Clinic in Jacksonville, Florida.

Rotations

Learn more about the anticipated preliminary block schedule for the upcoming academic year for the participating specialty programs at Mayo Clinic in Jacksonville, Florida.

Anesthesiology and Perioperative Clinic

Rotation Approximate # of weeks
Inpatient Medicine 10-12
Inpatient Cardiology 4-6
Night Medicine 4-6 
Intensive Care Unit 4-6
Emergency Department 4
Pre-Operative Clinic 2
Ambulatory 4
Electives 4-8
ENT 2
Cardiothoracic Surgery 2

Dermatology

Rotation Approximate # of weeks
Inpatient medicine 10-12 weeks
Inpatient cardiology 4 weeks
Night medicine 4-6 weeks
Intensive Care Unit 4 weeks
Emergency Department 4 weeks
Rheumatology 4 weeks
Plastic surgery 4 weeks
Infectious disease 2 weeks
Allergy 2 weeks
Ambulatory 4 weeks
Electives 2-6 weeks
Dermatology 4 weeks

Neurology

Rotation Approximate # of weeks
Inpatient medicine 10-12 weeks
Inpatient cardiology 4-6 weeks
Night medicine 4-6 weeks
Intensive Care Unit 4-6 weeks
Emergency Department 4 weeks
Ambulatory 4-6 weeks
Electives 4-8 weeks
Neurology 8 weeks

Physical medicine and rehabilitation

Rotation Approximate # of weeks
Inpatient medicine 10-12 weeks
Inpatient cardiology 4 weeks
Night medicine 4-6 weeks
Intensive Care Unit 4 weeks
Emergency Department 4 weeks
Ambulatory 4-6 weeks
Electives 2-4 weeks
Radiology 2 weeks
Neurology 4 weeks
Rheumatology 2 weeks
Physical medicine and rehabilitation 4 weeks

Radiation/oncology

Rotation Approximate # of weeks
Inpatient medicine 10-12 weeks
Inpatient cardiology 4 weeks
Night medicine 4-6 weeks
Intensive Care Unit 4 weeks
Emergency Department 4 weeks
Hematology-Oncology 4-8 weeks
Ears, Nose, Throat 4 weeks
Ambulatory 4 weeks
Radiology 4 weeks
Electives 2-4 weeks
Radiation/oncology 4 weeks

Radiology

Rotation Approximate # of weeks
Inpatient medicine 10-12 weeks
Inpatient cardiology 4-6 weeks
Night medicine 4-6 weeks
Intensive Care Unit 4 weeks
Hematology/oncology 4-6 weeks
Emergency Department 4 weeks
Ambulatory 4 weeks
Electives 4 weeks
Radiology 8 weeks

Clinical and research elective opportunities

You also have the ability to customize your educational experiences with a variety of elective opportunities.

Clinical and research elective opportunities include:

Addiction medicine Hepatology Palliative care
Aerospace medicine Hospital medicine Pathology
Allergy/Immunology Individualized medicine and clinical genomics Physical medicine and rehabilitation
Anesthesiology Infectious disease Pre-operative clinic
Breast clinic Jacksonville outpatient VA clinic Procedures week - Inpatient
Cardiology Lifestyle medicine Procedures week - Outpatient
Cardiothoracic surgery Mayo International Health Programs Psychiatry
Center for Digital Health Medical education Pulmonary medicine
Community engagement Medical ICU Radiology
Dermatology Medical orthopedics Research
Endocrinology Menopause and Female Sexual Health Clinic Rheumatology
Ehlers Danlos clinic Naples Community Hospital Simulation center
Gastroenterology Nephrology Sleep medicine
General internal medicine/primary care Nutrition/bariatrics Sports medicine
Gynecology Obesity medicine Transplant critical care
Healthcare administration Ophthalmology Volunteers in Medicine
Heart failure/transplant Otorhinolaryngology Winslow Indian Health Services
Hematology/oncology Pain rehabilitation  

Research

Research electives are available during the intern year. If you’re interested in clinical research, you have the opportunity to pair with an academic mentor from within your future specialty as an additional resource.

Accreditation

The Internal Medicine Preliminary Residency is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education (ACGME). Residents are included within the ACGME complement of the Internal Medicine Residency.

Certification

Residents are not eligible to obtain board certifications for this one-year program. The year satisfies the eligibility criteria for the specialty programs of anesthesiology, dermatology, neurology, physical medicine and rehabilitation, radiation oncology, and radiology.