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Schedule Requirements

All trainees will spend at least 6 blocks in the SICU, and then rotate to other intensive care units which provide extended educational experiences suited to the need of the fellow. Each trainee will be required to complete a minimum of eleven blocks of time in the critical care setting, two blocks of time in elective unit, with one block of time reserved for vacation (3 weeks) and meetings (1 week).

In addition to the SICU, other ICU rotations include: MICU, PICU, NICU, and CVICU.

Elective rotations include: Burn, Infectious Disease Consults, Pulmonary/Bronchoscopy, ECHO Lab, Nephrology Consult, Trauma, Emergency General Surgery, Anesthesia, Vascular Lab and Research.

Sample Block Schedule: (Each Block = 4 Weeks)

Block Rotation
Block 1 SICU
Block 2 Trauma/Burn
Block 3 SICU
Block 4 MICU
Block 5 SICU
Block 6 PICU
Block 7 SICU
Block 8 SICU
Block 9 SICU
Block 10 SICU
Block 11 SICU
Block 12 ECHO Lab
Block 13 VAC