Clinical Training Block Components

The duration of each rotation is approximately eight weeks, with the exception of Teaching Mount Sinai/James J. Peters VA Medical Center (four weeks), Palliative Care (four weeks), Home Care (four weeks), and Research (24 weeks).

First Year

Rotation Duration Site Program Description
Geropsych 4 Weeks   Four weeks at ISMMS on the inpatient consultative service
Concurrent 8-16 Weeks ISMMS  
Rehab 4-8 Weeks JHH  
Long Term Care 8-10 Weeks James J. Peters VA Medical Center  
Palliative Care 4 Weeks ISMMS  
Home Care 4 Weeks ISMMS  
James J. Peters VA Medical Center 4-8 Weeks James J. Peters VA Medical Center Fellows participate in attending rounds on medicine and are geriatric consultants to IM residents. Fellows teach and act as junior faculty.
Coffey Practice 4-8 Weeks ISMMS One session during the first six months/ Two sessions in the last six months

 

Second Year

Rotation Duration Site Program Description
MACE Unit 10-14 Weeks ISMMS  
James J. Peters VA Medical 4 Weeks    
Research 24 weeks ISMMS, VA, JHH  
Coffey Geriatrics Practice   ISMMS Two sessions in the first six months/ One session in the last six months
Teaching 4 Weeks ISMMS Medical Students, Fellows

 


Contact Us

Fellowship Academic Coordinator
Tel: 212-241-8110

Brookdale Department of Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine

One Gustave L. Levy Place
Box 1070
New York, NY 10029-6574