School of Medicine

Wayne State University School of Medicine

Curriculum and Rotation Schedule

Sample Transitional Year Block Rotation

Rotation Length






Time Off Allowed


3 months

Inpaitent Adult Medicine

Inpatient @ Crittenton


1 month

Primary Care Ambulatory

UPG Preceptor’s Office


1 month

Internal Medicine

Inpatient @ VA Medical Center


1 month

Emergency Medicine 

Inpatient @ Crittenton


1 month

Integrated Family Medicine (Formerly Clinical Skills)

Crittenton Hospital Medical Center

1 week


1 month

Fundamentals of Clinical Skills

General Surgery, Outpatient Pediatrics, or Emergency Medicine



4 months

Elective Rotations

Crittenton and Private Attending

1 week (per month)




* Electives include: Anesthesiology, Cardiology, Critical Care, Dermatology, Infectious Disease, Ophthalmology, Nephrology, Endocrinology, Neurology, Occupational Medicine, Plastic Surgery, Pulmonology, Radiation Oncology, Rheumatology, Urology, and Radiology