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Curriculum & Schedules

First-Year Residents (One-Month Blocks)

  • 3 blocks Crozer inpatient pediatrics
  • 1 block CHOP inpatient pediatrics
  • 2 blocks NICU
  • 2 blocks well newborn nursery
  • 1 block ambulatory pediatrics
  • 1 block allergy/immunology
  • 1 block developmental pediatrics
  • ½ block anesthesia

Second-Year Residents (Four-Week Blocks)

  • 2 blocks Crozer inpatient pediatrics
  • 1 block Crozer emergency medicine
  • 1 block CHOP emergency medicine
  • 1 block CHOP PICU
  • 1 block NICU
  • 1 block adolescent medicine
  • 1 block community ambulatory pediatrics
  • 1 block research
  • 1 block cardiology
  • 1 block gastroenterology
  • 2 blocks elective

Third-Year Residents (Four-Week Blocks)

  • 2 blocks Crozer inpatient pediatrics
  • 1 block CHOP inpatient oncology
  • 1 block Crozer emergency medicine
  • 1 block CHOP emergency medicine
  • 1 block CHOP PICU
  • 1 block NICU
  • 1 block ambulatory pediatrics
  • 1 block adolescent medicine
  • 1 block quality improvement project
  • 1 block neurology
  • 2 blocks elective

Call Schedule

  • Night float schedule during Crozer inpatient blocks
  • Every 4th night during NICU, PICU, and CHOP inpatient rotations
  • Every 6th-7th night during all other blocks at Crozer
  • 1 call- free block per year
  • 1 “jeopardy” block during second and third year