PMR Residency Program

Curriculum and Responsibilities

Rotations & Responsibilities

PGY-1

James A. Haley VA Hospital – All rotations meet the requirements for the medical and osteopathic internship, necessary for ABPMR (American Board of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation) certification.

  • Medicine Wards (4 months)
  • Neurology (1 month)ER (1 month)
  • Family Medicine/Ambulatory Care (1 month)
  • Infectious Diseases (1 month)
  • Rheumatology (1 month)
  • Neuroradiology (1 month)
  • Orthopedic Surgery (1 month)
  • SCI-B Ventilator Unit (1 month)
  • Introduction to PM&R Residency (1 month, last month of PGY-1 year)

PGY-2

James A. Haley VA Hospital and Moffitt Cancer Center. Nine (9) months of inpatient rehabilitation at the VA.

  • General rehabilitation (3 months)
  • Traumatic brain injury (3 months) – includes outpatient TBI and spasticity clinics.
  • Spinal cord injury (3 months)
  • EMG/NCS (1 month)
  • Musculoskeletal Injection Clinic (1 month)
  • Palliative Care (1 month) – Moffitt Cancer Center

PGY-3

James A. Haley VA Hospital (JAHVAH), Moffitt Cancer Center (MCC) and Tampa General Hospital (TGH).

  • TGH Inpatient (2 months)
  • TGH Consults (1 month)
  • TGH Pediatric rehabilitation (1 month) – Private Practice experience
  • MCC Neurosurgery (1 month)
  • MCC Interventional pain (2 months)
  • JAHVAH TBI (1 month)
  • JAHVAH EMG/NCS (1 month)
  • JAHVAH Outpatient Clinics/Consults Rotation (1 month) – includes inpatient consults, amputee, pain, cardiac rehabilitation
  • JAHVAH Musculoskeletal Injection Clinic (2 months)

PGY-4

James A. Haley VA Hospital (JAHVAH), Moffitt Cancer Center (MCC) and Tampa General Hospital (TGH).

  • TGH Consults (1 month)
  • TGH Outpatient Clinics (2 months) – Private Practice experience
  • TGH Pediatric rehabilitation (1 month)
  • MCC Interventional pain (1 month)
  • JAHVAH General rehabilitation (1 month)
  • JAHVAH EMG/NCS (2 month)
  • JAHVAH Outpatient Clinics/Consults Rotation (3 months)– includes inpatient consults, amputee, pain, cardiac rehabilitation
  • JAHVAH Musculoskeletal Injection Clinic (1 months)
  • Quality Improvement (2 weeks of a TGH Outpatient clinic month)