University of California, Riverside

Graduate Medical Education



Curriculum Overview & Rotation Schedule


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About the Program Curriculum

The UCR School of Medicine Family Residency Program in Palm Springs is a three-year program that provides outstanding training for family medicine residents by providing excellent patient care with compassion and leadership skills.

Listed below are the curriculum and rotation schedule for each of the three years.

First Year

Year 1 Curriculum
Inpatient Medicine Two months
Cardiology One month each
Family Medicine Essentials
Family Medicine Center
Obstetrics
Pediatric Inpatient/Newborn Nursery
Pain Management
General Surgery
Sports Medicine
Behavioral Science Two weeks
GI
Ophthomology
Podiatry

Second Year

Year 2 Curriculum
Inpatient Medicine Two months
Emergency Room One month each
Geriatrics
Infectious Disease
Nephrology
Neurology
Obstetrics
Pediatric Inpatient Medicine
Pediatric Outpatient
Behavioral Science Two weeks
Dermatology
Hematology/Oncology
Otorhinolaryngology (ENT)

Third Year

Year 3 Curriculum
Inpatient Medicine Two months
Community Medicine One month each
Emergency Room
Family Medicine Center
Gynecology
Orthopedics
Pediatric Emergency Medicine
Pediatric Outpatient Medicine
Electives Three months

More Information 

General Campus Information

University of California, Riverside
900 University Ave.
Riverside, CA 92521
Tel: (951) 827-1012

Department Information

Graduate Medical Education
2608 School of Medicine Education Building

Tel: (951) 827-7669

E-mail: medschool@ucr.edu

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