Residents are free to create their own electives from any of the resources of our healthcare system, both from within our Family Medicine department and beyond. Frequently chosen electives have included: sports medicine, outpatient procedures, cardiology, emergency medicine, high-risk obstetrics, public health, pediatrics, geriatrics, integrative medicine, radiology and women's health.
International medicine opportunities are available and supported by the residency. Residents have the option of arranging their own international electives, or they may choose to work through one of our established departmental relationships with organizations in Africa, South America, and Japan. Recent international experiences include: obstetrical and newborn care in Ghana and international elective experience in the Japanese health care system.