Curriculum

During the Rotations (excluding Night Float and Critical Care) in the first three years the resident will spend half day a week in outpatient setting equating to approximately 10% of time. The wound center rotation is 100% outpatient. While on the Vascular Surgery Services during years 4 and 5 the resident will spend half a day a week in outpatient clinic. While on Purple Service or VS1, during years 4 and 5 the resident will spend 1 day of week on research and a half day a week in vascular laboratory.

Each resident will be afforded 21 days or 4 weeks of time away for vacation/conferences per year. Residents will typically take 1 per quarter and miss 1 week a rotation.

Year 1

Block 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12
Rotation VS1 VS1 VS2 VS2 NF NF SCU Trauma NF GS QI ACS
% Outpatient 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 0% 0% 10% 0% 10% 10% 10%
% Research 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%

Year 2

Block 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12
Rotation VS1 VS1 VS2 VS2 VS1 Wound CTR NF NF/SCU Trans Plastics SCU GS
% Outpatient 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 100% 0% 0% 10% 10% 0% 10%
% Research 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%

Year 3

Block 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12
Rotation VS1 VS1 VS1 VS2 VS2 Trauma ACS NF NF CT Surg NS Trans
% Outpatient 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 0% 0% 10% 10% 10%
% Research 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%

Year 4

Block 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12
Rotation VS1 VS1 VS1 VS1 VS1 VS2 VS2 VS2 VS2 VS2 CT Surg CT Surg
% Outpatient 20% 20% 20% 20% 20% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10%
% Research 20% 20% 20% 20% 20% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%

Year 5

Block 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12
Rotation VS1 VS1 VS1 VS1 VS1 VS1 VS2 VS2 VS2 VS2 VS2 VS2
% Outpatient 20% 20% 20% 20% 20% 20% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10%
% Research 20% 20% 20% 20% 20% 20% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%

Abbreviations:
VS1= Vascular Surgery Purple Service, VS2= Vascular Surgery Red Service, NF= Night Float, NF/SCU is a night float rotation covering ICU, Trauma= Trauma Surgery, SCU= Surgical Critical Care, GS= Elective General Surgery, QI= Quality Initiative, ACS= Acute Care Surgery, Wound Center= Wound Center, Plastics= Plastic Surgery, CT Surg= Cardiothoracic Surgery, NS= Neurosurgery/Neurointerventional Service, Trans= Transplant Surge