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Clinical Rotations

There is flexibility about the sequence in which the rotations are taken in the 2nd through 4th years. The rotations are adjusted for those doing a child fellowship after the 3rd year. Each block consists of 4 weeks; there are 13 blocks each year.

PGY-1:
Medicine or Medicine/Pediatrics: 4 blocks
Inpatient Psychiatry: 8 blocks
Night Float: 1 block

PGY-2:
Inpatient Psychiatry: 2-3 blocks
Emergency Psychiatry: 3 blocks
Neurology: 2 blocks
Substance Abuse: 2 blocks
Geriatric Psychiatry: 1 block
Consultation/Liaison: 2-4 blocks
Child Psychiatry: 1-2 blocks

PGY-3:
Outpatient Department: 13 blocks
4-5 outpatient psychotherapy patients

PGY-4:
Senior electives and scholarly project: 6-8 blocks
Child and Adolescent Psychiatry: 2 blocks
“Junior attending” on inpatient service: 2-3 blocks
5 outpatient Continuous Cases
Requirements not met in previous years