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Obstetrics & Gynecology Residency, Farmington Hills


Resident responsibilities

  • directly responsible to the attending surgeon in respect to pre-op preparation of all surgical patients and for post-operative care
  • instruct the intern and any student on his service
  • first-assistant on cesarean sections
  • attend all department meetings and to prepare protocols for all C-Section and Fetal Mortality Review
  • keep current logs
  • submit one research paper, suitable for publication, or an acceptable alternative project pertinent to the field of obstetrics and gynecology over a four year period
  • personally conduct all pre-op gyn exams, reviews pre-op data, including all x-ray and laboratory data and are prepared to discuss the case with the attending surgeon
  • examine all patients on his or her service as required and acts as coordinator to the intern and student on his or her service
  • should be prepared to assist in all vaginal deliveries
  • make rounds and visitations of all preoperative and postoperative patients with the attending surgeon
  • encouraged to do clinical research under the aegis of the Department of Obstetrics/Gynecology and the Research Review Committee of the Intern/Resident Training Committee

The resident does not

  • act as a professional consultant for general staff physicians
  • participate in any professional or business activity outside the hospital during the term of the residency that interferes with training without approval of the Program Director

Rotation schedule

Year 1

4 months of Obstetrics & 2 months of Gynecology (to include Labor and delivery, office prenatal and postnatal care, obstetrical radiology and ultrasound, infant resuscitation and surgical problems in obstetrics)
1 month of ICU
1 month of ER
1 month of Internal Medicine
1 month of NICU
1 month of Ultrasound
1 month of House Nights

Year 2

5 months of Obstetrics - including nights
5 months of Gynecology
2 months of MFM

In addition to the above curriculum, you will have access to do a Family Planning rotation during one of your OB months during the second year of your residency.

Termination of Pregnancy policy »

Year 3

10 months of Obstetrics/Gynecology
1 month of Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility
1 month of Urogynecology
Year 4 
10 months of Obstetrics/Gynecology
1 month of Gynecology Oncology
1 month of an Elective

Outservice rotations

YearService Location Length of Service
1UltrasoundBeaumont Hospital, Dearborn1 month
1NICUBeaumont Hospital, Dearborn1 month

Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility

Michigan Center for Fertility and Women's Health/in Harmony 

1 month
3Urogynecology Beaumont Hospital, Dearborn1 month
4Gyn Onc Beaumont Hospital, Dearborn1 month

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