Electives and Longitudinal Courses
Residents are allocated a month long elective in each of the second, third and fourth years. Elective rotations can be chosen to support AOC goals. In addition, residents can sometimes re-arrange clinics between their AOC weeks in order to allow for 1-2 weeks away at an elective.
3-4 week experience, currently limited to PGY4s.
International elective. In development.
Native Health rotation in Warm Springs, OR.
Correctional medicine. In development.
2-4 week experience.
Multiple available sites in Oregon.
International elective in Japan.
Some residents have used OHSU’s certificate programs to gain additional skills. These programs are typically utilized by fellows and faculty but because of our flexible program it is possible for our residents to participate.
Longitudinal course options
OHSU certificate program to enhance research skills.
OHSU certificate program to learn about healthcare financing administration and management.