UMN Medical Center Second-Year Rotations

Second-year rotations are listed.

Ambulatory family medicine

Ambulatory family medicine

Two 2-week blocks: Develop clinical chronic disease management skills necessary to improve patient outcomes. Collaborate with care coordinators on patient panel management goals and complete a clinic-wide quality improvement project.

Ambulatory pediatrics

Ambulatory pediatrics

Two 2-week blocks: Discover a wide range of pediatric cases, requiring general and specialty care. Additional educational experiences take place in early childhood family education parenting classes and a feeding clinic.

Cardiology

Cardiology

One 2-week block:  Develop an understanding of the diagnosis and management of inpatient cardiac disease.

Community Health

Community Health

One 2-week block: Work alongside community-based partners to understand local public health services and the current health condition of our community.

Electives

Electives

Eight weeks: Choose an elective or design your own. Up to four weeks are available for an international or domestic opportunity.

Emergency medicine

Emergency medicine

One 2-week block: Solidify skills in one of the busiest community based suburban emergency centers in Minnesota.

Geriatrics

Geriatrics

One 2-week block: Focus on elder care in a transitional care setting with a geriatrician.

Gynecology

Gynecology

One 4-week block: Gain procedural training while focusing on the fundamentals of women’s reproductive health through a variety of experiences.

Inpatient medicine

Inpatient medicine

Four 2-week blocks days, two 2-week blocks nights: Work independently on the inpatient team with assistance from our faculty and supervising senior resident.

Inpatient obstetrics

Inpatient obstetrics

Two 2-week blocks: Become proficient in the care of mothers and babies, working with family medicine faculty, OB/GYN faculty, and certified midwives. 

NICU

NICU

One-week block: Understand nutritional needs of distressed neonates and identify appropriate feeding strategies for these infants at a Level II NICU. 

Sports medicine/orthopedics

Sports medicine/orthopedics

Two 2-week blocks: Rotate with sports medicine physicians and orthopedists in outpatient settings.