University of Vermont

College of Medicine

Medical Student Admissions

Vermont Intergrated Curriculum

Level 1: Foundations
Aug Sept Oct Nov Dec Jan Feb Mar Apr May June
Year 1

Orientation
(1 week)

Clinical Decision Making
(2 weeks)

Cell/Molecular Biology
(4 weeks)

Human Structure & Function
(12 weeks)

*sample schedule (pdf)

Vacation
(3 wks)

Attacks & Defenses
(6 weeks)

Nutrition, Metabolism, & Gastrointestinal System
(8 weeks)

Vacation
(1 wk)

Neural Science
(9 weeks)

Professionalism, Communication & Reflection
(10 months)
 
  Doctoring in Vermont
(10 months)
Level 1: Foundations
Aug Sept Oct Nov Dec Jan Feb
Year 2

Connections
(2 weeks)

Cardiovascular, Respiratory, & Renal Systems
(9 weeks)

*sample schedule (pdf)

Generations
(8 weeks)

*sample schedule (pdf)

Convergence
(4 weeks)

 

USMLE Step 1 Exam Preparation & Completion
  Public Health Projects
(5 months)
 
Doctoring in Vermont  
Level 2: Clerkship
Mar Apr May Jun Jun
Year 3
Surgery Inpatient Internal Medicine Bridge Neurology/Outpatient Internal Medicine Vacation
Level 2: Clerkship
Aug Sept Oct Nov Dec Jan Feb
Year 3
Psychiatry Bridge Family Medicine Bridge Pediatrics Vacation Obstetrics & Gynecology Bridge
Bridges include content such as:
  • Patient Safety
  • Evidence-based Medicine
  • Simulation
  • Palliative Care
  • Global Health
  • Complementary & Alternative Medicine
  • Pharmacology
  • Nutrition
  • Genetics
  • Professionalism
  • Communication & Reflection II
  • Health Care Finance
Level 3: Advanced Intergration
Mar Apr May Jun Jul
Year 3
Acting Internship in Internal Medicine Surgical Subspecialties Emergency Medicine Selective
Level 3: Advanced Intergration
July Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Jan Feb Mar Apr May
Year 4
USMLE
Step 2 Exams Preparation & Completion
Selective (S*) Vacation Teaching Practicum or Scholarly Project Acting Internship Interview/
Vacation
(S*) (S*) (S*) (S*) Transitions & Presentations

Graduation

Complete academic calendar 2011 (PDF)

Last modified June 02 2011 02:44 PM