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 Mandatory
Critical care unit One month Mandatory
Family medicine One month Mandatory
Emergency medicine One month Mandatory
General surgery One month Optional
OB/GYN One month Optional
Pediatrics One month Optional

The internship program also includes:

  • Daily morning reports.
  • Teaching rounds with attending physicians.
  • Noon lecture series which includes Tumor Board.
  • 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