Curriculum

PGY-1 year: Preliminary medicine year at MedStar Washington Hospital Center (MWHC).  All interns will spend one month doing inpatient rehabilitation at the MedStar National Rehabilitation Hospital as well as one month in rheumatology at MWHC.

PGY-2 year (all rotations one month unless otherwise specified):

  • Inpatient stroke (2 months)
  • Outpatient neurorehab
  • Inpatient brain injury (2 months)
  • Patient safety/quality improvement (2 weeks)
  • Prosthetics/orthotics (2 weeks)
  • Inpatient musculoskeletal (2 months)
  • Outpatient sports/spine
  • Inpatient cardiac rehab
  • Inpatient spinal cord injury
  • Outpatient pain medicine or elective

PGY-3 year (all rotations one month unless otherwise specified):

  • EMG (3 months at Walter Reed National Military Medical Center – cannot rotate at this site if you have dual citizenship)
  • Outpatient pain medicine or elective
  • Inpatient spinal cord injury
  • Inpatient consults (MWHC)
  • Inpatient pediatric rehab
  • Outpatient pediatric rehab (Children’s National Medical Center)
  • Inpatient stroke
  • Elective or outpatient sports/spine
  • NIH Outpatient/consults
  • Outpatient at Washington DC VA Medical Center

PGY-4 year (all rotations one month unless otherwise specified):

  • Inpatient consults (MWHC)
  • Inpatient musculoskeletal
  • Elective (2 months)
  • EMG (Walter Reed National Military Medical Center)
  • Outpatient orthopedics (MWHC and Georgetown)
  • Outpatient pain medicine
  • Elective or outpatient sports/spine
  • Outpatient cancer rehabilitation
  • Outpatient spine/sports (2 months at MedStar NRH at McLean)
  • Inpatient brain injury