Duluth Rotations and Electives

Rotations

The following are required rotations by year:

First-year rotations

  • Orientation
  • Essential family medicine skills
  • Adult medicine
  • Community medicine
  • Emergency medicine
  • Family medicine service
  • Geriatrics
  • Obstetrics
  • Pediatrics
  • Radiology
  • Sports medicine
    • Includes rheumatology
  • Surgery (general)
    • Includes anesthesia, plastic surgery, and wound care
  • Sub-specialties
    • Includes ENT, ophthalmology, and urology

Second-year rotations

  • Acute/urgent care
  • Adult medicine
  • Ambulatory pediatrics
  • Community medicine
    • Includes experiences in scholarly activity, quality improvement, local community services/projects/resources
  • Critical care
  • Family medicine service
  • Gynecology
  • Interventional radiology
  • Obstetrics
  • Orthopedics
  • Pediatrics
  • Electives

Third-year rotations

  • Adult medicine
  • Ambulatory lead
  • Community medicine
    • Includes experiences in scholarly activity, quality improvement, local community services/projects/resources
  • Dermatology
  • Emergency medicine
  • Family medicine service
  • Obstetrics
  • Pediatrics
  • Electives

Longitudinal curriculum

  • Continuity clinic
  • Geriatrics
  • Integrated behavioral medicine
  • Professionalism
  • Practice management
  • Research
  • Residents as teachers
  • Systems-based practice management
  • Scholarly activity
  • Quality improvement
  • Wellness and support

Electives

  • Addiction medicine
  • Anesthesia/Tubes and lines
  • Cardiology
  • Continuity clinic
  • Critical care
  • Dermatology
  • Diabetes education
  • Emergency radiology
  • Endocrinology
  • Gastroenterology
  • Geriatrics care facility medicine
  • Gynecology
  • Hematology/oncology
  • Hospice 
  • Infectious disease
  • Integrated alternative medicine
  • Medical weight loss
  • Nephrology
  • Neurology
  • Non-surgical neurosurgery
  • NICU/advanced pediatrics
  • Parent/child leave
  • Physical medicine and rehabilitation
  • Physician as patient/caregiver
  • Plastic surgery/wound medicine
  • Podiatry
  • Pulmonary medicine
  • Rheumatology
  • Rural emergency medicine - Deer River/Virginia
  • Rural family medicine - Ashland/Deer River/Hayward/Two Harbors/Virginia