Curriculum

Weekly Conference Schedule

Monday  
8 – 9AM Neuromuscular/EMG
   
Tuesday  
7:30 – 8:30AM Neuromuscular/EMG
   
Wednesday  
7:30 – 9:00AM Spine & Sports Journal Club
12 – 1PM Board Review
   
Thursday  
7 – 8AM Critical Thinking
8 – 9AM Journal Club / Case Conference / Resident Seminar
   
Friday  
7:30 – 8:30AM Core Didactics
8:30 – 9:30AM Core Didactics

Conference Descriptions

Neuromuscular/EMG Lecture Series

Lecture series given by neuromuscular disease specialists. Conferences cover electro-diagnostic topics that range from the basics of EMG/NCS to rarely seen neuromuscular diseases.

Spine & Sports Journal Club

This is a weekly journal club that is organized by the PM&R sports medicine fellow. Evidenced-based lectures are presented. Discussions typically focus on how the information presented can be used in clinical practice.

Board Review

Interactive format of reviewing high-yield, board relevant topics.

Critical Thinking Sessions

This is an attending-run, active-learning exercise. Attending physician will typically discuss a case or topic with a focus on resident participation, which is encouraged and expected.

Journal Club /Resident Seminar / Case Conference

The academic curriculum is organized into blocks. During each block of time, there are resident-led lectures, journal clubs and case conferences pertaining to the topic of that block.

Core Didactics

Faculty led didactic sessions that cover the breadth of PM&R. Block sections include: Stroke, Spinal Cord Injury, Brain Injury, Amputee, Musculoskeletal Injury, Pain Management, EMG, Pediatrics, Rheumatology and Orthotics and Prosthetics.