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These are sample schedules only. There is considerable flexibility in the actual scheduling.

Year One

  • Acute Care for the Edlerly (ACE Unit at Yale-New Haven Hospital)
  • Geriatric Consult Service (VAMC)
  • Dorothy Adler Geriatric Assessment Assessment Center
  • St. Raphael Campus In-Patient Rotation
  • Geriatric Psychiatry
  • VA Home Care
  • Inpatient and Outpatient Hospice
  • Community Sub-Acute Rehabilitation Rotation
  • Interdisciplinary Clinics Rotation
  • Longitudinal Experience in the VA Geriatric Consult Clinic, Home Care Program, and Community-based Nursing Home
  • Research Elective

Year Two (Geriatric Clinical Educator or Health Administration Track)

  • Description under "Clinical Educator" tab.

Year Two (First Year Clinical Research)

  • Core Curriculum through Clinical Scholars Program and Investigative Medicine Program
  • Formulate research question, hypotheses and outline
  • Implement research project:
    • Detailed protocol
    • Begin data collection
  • Longitudinal experience (continued)

Year Three (Second Year Clinical Research)

  • Additional courses through the Investigative Medicine Program and the School of Public Health
  • Complete research project:
    • Completedata collection
    • Intensive data analysis
    • Preparation of manuscript
  • Grant Writing
  • Longitudinal experience (continued)