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Residency Curriculum

Residency is a total of 3 years. We offer a well rounded curriculum that prepares that emphasizes the fundamentals of emergency medicine while preparing them for the future of Emergency Emergency Medicine.

Some of the highlights are:

  • Trauma Surgery and Surgical ICU at New Jersey’s Premier Level One Trauma Center. We serve as a State and National Tertiary Care Center for Trauma serving a large population here in the Northeast.
  • Pediatric-Only Emergency Department. Bristol Meyer’s Squibb Children’s Hospital is a Pediatric Tertiary Care Center with dedicated PICU Emergency Transport Services.
  • Emergency Procedures and Emergency Ultrasound blocks in Intern Year to help provide core competency in hands-on Emergency Medicine early on in Residency

PGY1

First Year is designed for our residents to gain understanding of the fundamentals of Emergency Medicine and its vital role in inpatient care.

Sample Schedule:
4 Weeks     Orientation and Adult ED
4 Weeks     Pediatric Emergency Medicine
4 Weeks     Adult ED
4 Weeks     Trauma Surgery
2 Weeks     Vacation
6 Weeks     Adult ED
4 Weeks     Adult ED
4 Weeks     Emergency Medical Services / Emergency Procedures
4 Weeks     Pediatric Emergency Medicine
4 Weeks     Adult ED
4 Weeks     Obstetrics: Labor and Delivery
2 Weeks     Vacation
6 Weeks     Adult ED
4 Weeks     Anesthesia / Emergency Ultrasound

 

PGY2

Second Year emphasizes Critical Care Medicine and Resuscitation of the Acutely Ill.

Sample Schedule:
4 Weeks     Medical ICU
4 Weeks     Adult ED
4 Weeks     Adult ED
2 Weeks     Vacation
6 Weeks     Adult ED
4 Weeks     Pediatric Emergency Medicine
4 Weeks     Pediatric ICU
4 Weeks     Adult ED
4 Weeks     Adult ED
4 Weeks     Surgical ICU
2 Weeks     Vacation
6 Weeks     Adult ED
4 Weeks     Toxicology

 

PGY3

Third Year prepares our residents to be think and perform at the level of an attending. Our seniors leave Residency prepared to practice in any circumstance, whether it be an Academic Center with all available tools at their disposal, a busy County Hospital with high patient load, or a Community Hospital with little support.

Sample Schedule:
4 Weeks     Administrative
4 Weeks     Surgical ICU
4 Weeks     Adult ED
2 Weeks     Vacation
6 Weeks     Adult ED
4 Weeks     Adult ED
4 Weeks     Adult ED
6 Weeks     Adult ED
2 Weeks     Vacation
4 Weeks     Adult ED
4 Weeks     Adult ED
4 Weeks     Elective
4 Weeks     Adult ED