Curriculum and Rotations

Flushing Hospital’s Pediatric Residency Program is designed to provide residents with an all-encompassing experience that includes clinical and educational training.

1st Year Block Diagram
Month/4wk 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13
Experience or Rotation TN(1)
IP
NICU
(1) IP
EM(1)
OP
EM(1)
OP
GP(1)
IP
GP(2)
IP
GP(2)
IP
GP(2)
IP
GP(1)
IP
Adol
(1,2)
IP/OP
DB(1)
OP
CM(1,2)
OP
VAC

 

2nd Year Block Diagram - LONGITUDINAL CAREER CHOICE
Month/4wk 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13
Experience or Rotation NICU
(1)
OPD
(1)
Advocacy
PICU1
(3)
EM (1) GP(2)
IP
GP(1)
IP
GP(2)
IP
GP(2)
IP
GP(1)
IP
RS
(1,2)
RS
(1,2)
RS(1,2)
3
VAC

 

3rd Year Block Diagram - LONGITUDINAL CAREER CHOICE
Month/4wk 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13
Experience or Rotation NICU
(IP) 1
EM 
(OP) 1
GP (IP) 1 GP (IP) 2 GP (IP) 1 RS (IP/OP) RS (IP/OP) RS (IP/OP) RS (IP/OP) ELEC (IP/OP)
(3)
PICU2 (1,2) Research VAC

 


Abbreviations:

Subspecialties and Required Subspecialties (RS) offered: Adolescent Medicine, Allergy Immunology, Ambulatory Care, Cardiology, Critical Care, Dermatology, Developmental/ Behavioral, Endocrinology, Emergency Medicine, Gastroenterology, Hematology/Oncology, Infectious Disease, Neonatology, Nephrology, Neurology, Pulmonology, Radiology, and Surgery.

The above subspecialties are offered at (1) Flushing Hospital Medical Center (2) Jamaica Hospital Medical Center, and (3) Affiliated Institutions.

  • ADOL Adolescent Medicine
  • DB Developmental/Behavioral
  • CM Community Experience
  • RS Required Subspecialty (Required by program, or chosen by resident, to fulfill the requirement for four block subspecialty months from list 1 in the requirements)
  • EM Emergency Medicine
  • NICU Neonatal Intensive Care
  • ELEC Electives (Experiences chosen by the residents over and above their required experiences)
  • GP General Pediatrics
  • PICU Pediatric Intensive Care
  • TN Term Newborn
  • VAC Vacation