CURRICULUM

First Year Fellows (PGY-4)

  •   5-6 months on inpatient consult services (2 week rotation in Endocrinology or Diabetes)
  •   4 half day outpatient clinics per week (2 diabetes, 2 endocrine – JMH, VAMC)
  •   Research: identification of mentor, project, and preliminary work (e.g. IRB)
  •   Quality Improvement(QI): identification of mentor, project, and preliminary work
  •   4 weeks vacation (2 weeks July-December and 2 weeks January-June)
  •   Friday afternoon Thyroid FNA clinic (Twice monthly)
  •   Lipid Clinic Wednesday AM( once monthly)

Second Year Fellows (PGY-5)

  •  Subspecialty rotations:  Diabetes, Thyroid, Neuroendocrine/Adrenal/Reproductive, Bone/Pediatrics( 5 weeks each)
  •  One weekly continuity clinic (JMH)
  •  2 weekly academic clinics (Sylvester Cancer Center(SCCC) and Diabetes Research Institute (DRI)
  •  Dedicated time for completion of Research and QI projects
  •  VA Consults/DEXA/Dynamic Endocrine Testing Rotation
  •  5 weeks of Consult Service (“Refresher”)
  •  National (or international) meetings
  •  4 weeks vacation (2 weeks July-December and 2 weeks January-June)

Schedule for Outpatient Clinics

 SCCC" Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center  DRI: Diabetes Research Institute

SCCC" Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center

DRI: Diabetes Research Institute


Impatient Service / Fellow on call

 

  • Each consult fellow takes home call via pager Monday through Friday.
  • Weekends: One fellow covers the campus both the Endocrine and Diabetes service starting Friday at 4pm during their consult service rotation.