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    Med-Ger Program Overview

    • Our four year combined training program prepares Medicine/Geriatrics residents to be board certified in two board specialties:
    • A sample curriculum structure is shown below.  There is significant flexibility in the rotations and their organization, however.  This allows us to adjust the curriculum to the needs of individual med-ger residents!

       

    PGY 1 PGY 2 PGY 3 PGY 4
    GEM * GEM GEM Medicine Wards
    Palliative Care Rehab Acute Care for the Elderly Research
    Emergency Medicine MICU Community Care for Elderly Acute Care for Elderly**
    Neurology Wards Ambulatory Immersion Rheumatology Consults Outpatient Hospital
    Cardiology Wards Ambulatory Immersion Admitting Center/Night Float GEM
    Medicine Consult Admitting Center/Night Float MICU GEM
    Medicine Consult Medicine Wards Medicine Wards GEM
    MICU Medicine Wards Medicine Wards Gero-Psych
    Medicine Ward Medicine Wards Medicine Wards Gero-Psych
    Medicine Ward Medicine Elective/Consult Medicine Elective/Consults Home Care
    Medicine Ward Medicine Elective/Consult Medicine Elective/Consults Palliative Care
    Medicine Ward Medicine Elective/Consult Medicine Elective/Consults Rehab

    * GEM - geriatrics evaluation and management inpatient unit at the Zablocki VA Medical Center

    **Acute Care for the Elderly is an inpatient geriatrics consultation service at Froedtert Hospital