Glendale

Curriculum

Family Medicine Residency Curriculum

1st Year

  • Intro to Residency - 4 weeks
  • VFMC Continuity Clinic - 11 weeks
  • FMS Days - 6 weeks
  • FMS Nights - 6 weeks
  • Cardiology - 3 weeks
  • Peds Inpatient White Memorial - 3 weeks
  • OB White Memorial - 3 weeks
  • Peds Outpatient CCHC - 3 weeks
  • Peds Outpatient AHGL - 2 weeks
  • Peds Outpatient CHLA - 2 weeks
  • Orthopedics/Sports Medicine - 3 weeks
  • Surgery/Radiology - 3 weeks
  • Vacation - 3 weeks

2nd Year

  • VFMC Continuity Clinic - 13 weeks
  • Peds ER CHLA/AHGL ER - 6 weeks
  • OBGYN/Population Health/Health Systems Management - 6 weeks
  • Hospitalist - 6-8 weeks
  • Geriatrics 2/Palliative Care - 3 weeks
  • FMS Days/Nights - 2-4 weeks
  • Mental Health/
  • Dermatology - 3 weeks
  • ICU - 2 weeks
  • Research - 1 week
  • Elective - 5 weeks
  • Vacation - 3 weeks

3rd Year

  • VFMC Continuity Clinic- 13 weeks
  • FMS Day Senior - 6-8 weeks
  • FMS Night Senior – 4 weeks
  • VFMC Senior - 6-8 weeks
  • AHGL ER/Community Medicine - 3 weeks
  • HIV - 1 week
  • Geriatrics 3 - 3 weeks
  • Addiction Medicine/ Pain Management/Rheumatology - 3 weeks
  • Elective - 6-8 weeks
  • Vacation - 3 weeks

Longitudinal Curriculum: Adolescent Medicine, Behavioral Health, Continuity Obstetrics, Cultural Competency, Ethics, Outpatient Continuity Clinic, Health Systems Management, Pharmacology, Population Health, Procedures, Scholarly Activity, Sports Medicine, SNF, Wellness, Ultrasound

Specialty Tracks: The Dr. Janet A. Cunningham Underserved Medicine Track, Academic Faculty Track, Point of Care Ultrasound Track

Continuity Clinic

Diverse Patient Population including: Hispanic, Armenian, Korean, Filipino, etc.

Patient Visits:

  • 1st year: 3-6 patients per half day sessions
  • 2nd year: 6-8 patients per half day sessions
  • 3rd year: 8-10 patients per half day sessions

*Supervision is provided at every visit.

Primary Strengths:

  • In-office specialty clinics: Dermatological procedures, pediatrics, psychiatry, orthopedics, women’s health and palliative care.
  • Our friendly and supportive nursing and ancillary staff

In-Patient Coverage

1st Year:

  • 6 weeks inpatient day coverage
  • 6 weeks inpatient night float
  • 5-7 weekend cross covers
  • 3 weeks OB in-hospital coverage
  • 4 weeks inpatient pediatric coverage

2nd Year:

  • 6-8 weeks inpatient day coverage
  • 2-4 weeks inpatient night float
  • 3-4 weekend cross covers
  • 6 weeks OB home call
  • 6 weeks ER pediatric/adult coverage

3rd Year:

  • 6-8 weeks inpatient day coverage
  • 4-6 weeks inpatient night float
  • 2-4 weekend cross covers