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The Brody School of Medicine
Department of Family Medicine


Family Medicine
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Sports Medicine Fellowship

Typical Weekly Schedule

CURRICULUM OVERVIEW

  AM PM Evening
Mon Orthopedic Sports Medicine Clinic - ATR1

PCSM Clinic - ATR2
Sports Medicine Clinic - SHS3  
Tues Subspecialty Rotation4 Sports Medicine Clinic - FMC5  
Wed Didactics6
or
MSK Radiology Conference7
PCSM Clinic - ATR2  
Thur Orthopedic Sports Medicine Clinic - ATR1

Subspecialty Rotation4
Sports Medicine Clinic - Firetower5 Sports Medicine Seminar Series8
Fri Primary Care Continuity Clinic9
or
Faculty Development10
Faculty Development10
or
Procedure Clinic11
High School Football12
Sat ECU Pirate Football13
and
Other Athletic Event Coverage
   

1Orthopedic Sports Medicine Clinic-ATR:Patients are seen and examined with Orthopedists in an athletic training room setting from 6:30 to 7:30am. This is a longitudinal experience through the academic year.

2PCSM Clinic-ATR:The fellow will assist the athletic training staff and team physicians in the care of over 400 intercollegiate athletes. This is a longitudinal experience through the academic year.

3Sports Medicine Clinic-SHS: Patients are seen and examined with PCSM faculty in this referral based Primary Care Sports Medicine clinic located at ECU Student Health Services. This is a longitudinal experience.

4Subspecialty Rotation: Fellows rotate through several sports medicine related clinical subspecialties for 4 week blocks to further augment their knowledge and skill in Sports Medicine.

5Sports Medicine Clinic-FMC/Firetower:Patients are seen and examined with PCSM faculty in a private practice setting. This is a longitudinal experience through the academic year.

6Didactics: The fellow participates in weekly scheduled didactics with the Program Director and/or selected faculty along with residents and medical students on rotation with the Sports Medicine Division.

7MSK Radiology Conference:approximately 15-20 faculty member selected cases are reviewed with a musculoskeletal radiologist.This is a longitudinal experience which occurs on the third Wednesday morning of every month..

8Sports Medicine Seminar Series: A multi-disciplinary seminar held on the 3rd Thursday evening of each month.

9Primary Care Continuity Clinic: The fellow participates in a longitudinal clinical experience in his/her primary specialty in order to maintain medical knowledge and skills in his/her primary specialty.

10Faculty Development: Core series of lectures and teaching workshops for the Dept. of Family Medicine fellows in Sports Medicine, Geriatrics, and Women's Health as well as other fellows at Vidant/BSOM.10 Friday's per year.

11Procedure Clinic:The fellow will spend time learning ultrasound and fluoroscopically guided injections to treat of variety of musculoskeletal related conditions and under the direct supervision of faculty members.

12High School Football:The fellow will participate with high school football game coverage with cross coverage available from Orthopedics East.

13ECU Pirate Athletics: The fellow will participate with faculty physicians in sideline coverage of the ECU football team during home games and other athletic events.