Family Medicine Residency Program Didactics

    Family Medicine Didactics   

    Throughout the 36 months of residency, a structured Didactic program is held every Tuesday morning.  Major topics are taken from the goals and objectives as outlined in the Family Medicine curriculum. Journal Club and board review are also included in the weekly didactics. Swanson’s Family Practice Review: A Problem-Oriented Approach is the Board Review textbook that is used.  An OMM lab is held on a monthly basis. Skills labs are also included in the didactic curriculum to review and practice common office procedures. These are held at South Pointe Hospital’s skills lab.

    Topics include:

    Billing & coding/office management

    Cardiology

    Pulmonology

    GI

    Oncology

    OB/GYN

    Psychiatry

    Integrated medicine

    Ethics

    Palliative Care

    Neurology

    Renal

    Ophthalmology

    Geriatrics

    Endocrinology

    Pediatrics/Adolescent medicine

    Orthopedics/Sports Medicine

    Ultrasound training/Imaging review

    OMT- monthly sessions per system

    Skills Labs to demonstrate competency in procedures and psychomotor skills in the topics listed above

     

    South Pointe Hospital ~ 20000 Harvard Road, Warrensville Hts., Ohio 44122 ~ Phone: 216.491.7460 ~ Fax: 216.491.7802

             
    Copyright 2014 by The Cleveland Clinic