Sanford School of Medicine Residencies

Transitional Year Curriculum

Transitional Year is divided into 13 four-week rotations.

  • Internal Medicine – 4 blocks
  • Emergency Medicine – 1 block
  • Ambulatory Medicine – 1 block
  • Electives – 7 blocks
  • General internal medicine and subspecialties allergy, cardiology, endocrinology, gastroenterology, hematology/oncology, infectious disease, neurology, pulmonology and rheumatology
  • ICU and eICU
  • General pediatrics and subspecialties hematology/oncology, neonatology, developmental pediatrics, NICU and PICU
  • Obstetrics and perinatology
  • Gynecology
  • General surgery and subspecialties gynecologic oncology, neurology, ophthalmology, orthopedics, otolaryngology, plastic surgery, thoracic/cardiovascular surgery and urology
  • Anesthesiology
  • Dermatology
  • Physical medicine and rehabilitation
  • Family medicine
  • Ambulatory primary care medicine
  • Radiology
  • Radiation oncology
  • Nuclear medicine
  • Pathology
  • Adult and child and adolescent psychiatry
  • Other electives of interest may not be listed

We follow speciatly-specific recommendations and requirements which may pertain to your specific specialty.

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