OB-GYN Residency Curriculum

Obstetrics & Gynecology residency program

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Training: Four year program
Positions: Approved for twelve residents

Curriculum

The Obstetrics & Gynecology program is designed to utilize the extensive resources of the Henry Ford Health System, our affiliated training institutions and the Statewide Campus System of Michigan State University of Osteopathic Medicine.

Rotations

Gynecologic Surgery 19 months
Obstetrics 17 months
Internal Medicine 1 month
Gynecologic Oncology 1 month
General Surgery 1 month
Emergency Medicine 1 month
MFM 1 month
NICU 1 month
Reproductive Endocrinology 1 month
SICU 1 month
Ultrasound 1 month
Urogynecology 1 month
Medical ICU
2 weeks
Infectious Disease
2 weeks
Elective
1 month
TOTAL 48 months

Clinical rotations are divided over the program as follows:

PGY 1: The continuity of care requirement of this track is met through spending one-half (1/2) day per week for forty-six (46) weeks in the Obstetrics and Gynecology Residents Clinic. This clinic is under the direction of an attending faculty member. However, the patient identifies the intern/resident as her obstetrician gynecologist.

  • Obstetrics - 3 months
  • Internal Medicine - 1 month
  • Gynecologic Surgery - 2 months
  • General Surgery - 1 month
  • EM - 1 month
  • Pediatrics (NICU) - 1 month
  • SICU - 1 month
  • Ultrasound - 1 month
  • MICU - 2 weeks
  • Infectious Disease - 2 weeks

PGY 2:

  • Gynecologic Surgery - 6 months
  • Obstetrics - 6 months

PGY 3: MFM rotation requirement met via weekly clinics with in-house certified MFM and one month out-rotation. GYN oncology requirement met via GYN tumor board, GYN oncology lectures, frequent GYN oncological surgeries with in-house certified GYN oncological surgeon and weekly GYN oncology clinic. Urogynecology rotation requirement met via weekly clinics with in-house certified urogynecologist, urogynecological surgeries and one month out-rotation.

  • Gynecologic Surgery - 5 months
  • Obstetrics - 5 months
  • MFM - 1 month
  • Urogynecology - 1 month

PGY 4:

  • Gynecologic Surgery - 7 months
  • Obstetrics - 3 months
  • Reproductive Endocrinology - 1 month
  • Elective - 1 month