The Transitional Year Program at West Penn is sponsored by the Department of Medicine, with participation by the departments of Anesthesiology, Emergency Medicine, Obstetrics and Gynecology, Pediatrics, Radiology, Surgery, and others.
Eight months of meaningful patient care are required for residents choosing the Transitional Year Program. This must include the following rotations:
|Critical Care (ICU or CCU)||
|Selectives in Critical Care, Internal Medicine or Surgery||
Elective Time (3 months total)
The resident may choose electives from the following list:
- Infectious Disease
- Pulmonary Medicine