Curriculum

Vidant Medical Center's residents are on a 4-week, 13-block system for each year of training. All residents have input into their individual schedules, but senior residents especially are encouraged to choose electives and service months that will best prepare them for the career choice. The below is an overview of what each year of pediatric residency holds at ECU/Vidant.

PGY 1

Pediatric Inpatient Service 3 blocks
Hematology-Oncology 1 block
Neonatal Intensive Care 2 blocks
General Pediatric Clinic 3 blocks
Community Pediatrics 1 block
Emergency Medicine 1 block
Subspecialty Elective 1 block
Newborn Nursery 1 block
Outpatient Clinic 3 blocks

PGY 2

Pediatric Inpatient Service 1 block
Pediatric Intensive Care 1 block
Neonatal Intensive Care 1 block
Outpatient Clinic 2 blocks
Adolescent Medicine 1 block
Hematology-Oncology 1 block
Developmental Pediatrics 1 block
Flex Block (Inpatient or Outpatient) 1 block
Emergency Medicine 1 block
Subspecialty 2 blocks
Career Development 1 block

PGY 3

Pediatric Inpatient Service 1 block
Flex Blocks (ICU/Inpatient/Outpatient/Academic Skills/Newborn Nursery) 3 blocks
Pediatric Intensive Care 1 block
Outpatient Clinic 1 block
Surgery Elective 1 block
Academic Skills 1 block
Subspecialty 3 blocks
Elective 2 blocks