Internship Curriculum

The rotating internship offers flexibility for intern tracks and emphasis programs, and is supported by significant depth in all residency fields. The standard curriculum includes:

  • General internal medicine/ specialty medicine (six or seven months)
  • Critical care unit (one month)
  • General surgery (one month - optional)
  • Family medicine (one month)
  • OB/GYN (one month - optional)
  • Pediatrics (one month - optional)
  • Emergency medicine (one month)

The internship program also includes daily morning reports, teaching rounds with attending physicians and a noon lecture series which includes Tumor Board, as well as a guest lecture series featuring outside speakers. Interns are also welcome to attend special lectures given for PCOM's large residency program.


Department of Graduate Medical Education

Department of Graduate Medical Education
4190 City Avenue, Suite 409
Philadelphia, PA 19131
Phone: 1-800-778-4723