All disciplines participating in the education of Transitional Year residents encourage involvement in their formal educational activities such as
- teaching rounds
- guest lectures
- morbidity and mortality conferences
- grand rounds
Institutional and program-specific conferences provide education in the general competencies
- communication skills
- systems-based practice
- resident wellness
- patient safety
- quality improvement
- evidence based medicine
Training in Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) is available and required for all residents.
An educational stipend is provided toward expenses for one approved outside meeting.