Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine

Department of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation

Clinical Curriculum

Residents clinical rotations consist of approximately 12 months of inpatient services, 12 months of outpatient, 5 months of EMG, 4 months of Elective, and 3 months of Consults. While on the inpatient services, residents rotate through a variety of services including Brain Injury, Stroke, Spinal Cord, General Rehabilitation/Medically Complex, and Pediatrics.

Outpatient rotations consist of 2 ½ years of weekly continuity clinics, 5 months of EMG, 2 months of sports medicine and 2 months of pain management.  Additional outpatient rotations are available through electives and selectives.

Schedule of Clinical Rotations

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PGY-4

General/Medically Complex
(2)
EMG
(2)
EMG
(3)
Spinal Cord Injury
(2)
VA Inpatient
(1)
Sports Medicine
(1)
Brain Injury
(2)
Pediatrics Inpatient
(2)
Pain Management
(1)
General/Medically Complex
(2)
Consults
(3)
Community Hospital Inpatient
(1)
Stroke
(2)
Prosthetics & Orthotics
(1)
Selective
(1)
Outpatient/therapy/Coverage
(2)
Pain Management
(1)
VA Outpatient
(1)
Sports Medicine
(1)
Elective
(3)
Elective 
(1)