Curriculum

Residents will take call during general internal medicine, general Surgery and medical intensive care unit rotations. Residents may take call on other rotations, if desired. The St. Elizabeth Youngstown Hospital Transitional Year faculty are committed to help residents create, design and customize their educational experience needed to ensure preparedness for future training. 

The required rotations include the following:

  • Ambulatory Medicine (1 month)
  • Emergency Medicine (1 month)
  • General Surgery (2 months)
  • Internal Medicine (3 months)
  • Medical Intensive Care Unit (1 month)
  • Electives (4 months)

Elective opportunities include (but are not limited to) the following:

Internal Medicine:

  • Cardiology 
  • Endocrinology 
  • Gastroenterology 
  • Geriatrics 
  • Hematology / Oncology 
  • Infectious Disease 
  • Musculoskeletal Medicine 
  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation, Podiatry, Orthopedic Surgery 
  • Nephrology 
  • Neurology 
  • Pulmonology / Critical Care 
  • Rheumatology

Surgery:

  • Cardiothoracic Surgery 
  • Orthopedic Surgery 
  • Surgical Intensive Care 
  • Trauma Surgery 
  • Urology

Other:

  • Anesthesiology 
  •  Case Management 
  • Dermatology 
  • Ear/Nose/Throat 
  • Hospice/Palliative Care 
  • Obstetrics and Gynecology 
  • Ophthalmology 
  • Pain Management 
  • Pathology 
  • Radiology 
  • Research