Sample Three-Year Training Schedules

Clinical Provider Track

Year Rotations
(15-day blocks)
Clinics/week
(1/2-day)
Sample clinics - Fall Sample clinics - Spring
1 Inpatient:
Heme I (2 mo)
BMT 5900 (2 mo)
Oncology Consults (2 mo)

Outpatient:
Palliative Care (0.5 mo)
Outpatient Clinics (2 mo) *
Gyn Onc (1 mo)
Heme Path (0.5 mo)
BMBx (1-3 days)
3 Benign Hematology
Breast Clinic
Lung Clinic
Benign Hematology
GI Clinic
H & N Clinic
2 Senior Heme (2 mo)
Jeopardy (1 mo)
5 ** Malignant Heme
Breast Clinic
Lung Clinic
Sarcoma
Elective Clinic
Malignant Heme
GI Clinic
GU Clinic
Melanoma
Elective Clinic
3 Jeopardy (1 mo)
BMT 6900 (1 mo)
5 ** Benign Hematology
Breast Clinic
Lung Clinic
Brain Tumors
Elective Clinic
Benign Hematology
GI Clinic
Lymphoma Clinic
VAH Clinic
Elective Clinic

* Outpatient rotations are pre-scheduled in month-long blocks and will be 50% oncology and 50% BMT/Lymphoma.
** In years 2 and 3, 2.5 days per week are dedicated to clinic and 2.5 days are dedicated to scholarly pursuits, meetings, clinic follow up, etc.

 

Clinical Investigator Track

Year Rotations
(15-day blocks)
Clinics/week
(1/2-day)
Sample clinics - Fall Sample clinics - Spring
1 Inpatient:
Heme I (2 mo)
BMT 5900 (2 mo)
Oncology Consults (2 mo)

Outpatient:
Palliative Care (0.5 mo)
Outpatient Clinics (2 mo) *
Gyn Onc (1 mo)
Heme Path (0.5 mo)
BMBx (1-3 days)
3 Benign Hematology
Breast Clinic
Lung Clinic
Benign Hematology
GI Clinic
H & N Clinic
2 Senior Heme (2 mo)
Jeopardy (1 mo)
4 ** Malignant Heme
Breast Clinic
Elective Clinic
Elective Clinic
Malignant Heme
GU Clinic
Elective Clinic
Elective Clinic
3 Jeopardy (1 mo)
BMT 6900 (1 mo)
4 ** Benign Hematology
GI Clinic
Elective Clinic
Elective Clinic
Benign Hematology
Lymphoma Clinic
Elective Clinic
Elective Clinic

* Outpatient rotations are pre-scheduled in month-long blocks and will be 50% oncology and 50% BMT/Lymphoma.
** In years 2 and 3, 2 days per week are dedicated to clinic and 3 days are dedicated to scholarly pursuits, meetings, clinic follow up, etc.

 

Laboratory Research Track

Year Rotations
(15-day blocks)
Clinics/week
(1/2-day)
Sample clinics - Fall Sample clinics - Spring
1 Inpatient:
Heme I (2 mo)
BMT 5900 (2 mo)
BMT 6900 (1 mo)
Oncology Consults (2 mo)

Outpatient:
Palliative Care (0.5 mo)
Outpatient Clinics (2 mo) *
Gyn Onc (1 mo)
Heme Path (0.5 mo)
BMBx (1-3 days)
3 Benign Hematology
Breast Clinic
Lung Clinic
Benign Hematology
GI Clinic
H & N Clinic
2 None 1 ** Selective of Breast, GI, or Lung Clinic Elective Clinic
3 None 1 ** Selective of Breast, GI, or Lung Clinic Elective Clinic
4 *** None 1 ** Elective Clinic Elective Clinic

* Outpatient rotations are pre-scheduled in month-long blocks and will be 50% oncology and 50% BMT/Lymphoma.
** In years 2, 3, and 4, Laboratory Research fellows are limited to and must maintain one 1⁄2-day continuity clinic per week.
*** Fellows that are not on an ABIM-approved Research Pathway do not complete a 4th year of training.

 

Stipends & Benefits

Trainee stipends are equivalent to Barnes-Jewish house staff stipends for comparable years of experience. The possibility of research fellowship support for additional research training for well qualified applicants can be arranged on an individual basis.

Additional benefits include:

  • Annual vacation (15 working days)
  • Paid sick leave
  • Allowance for annual trips to scientific meetings
  • Photocopying allowance
  • Online journal access and access to Becker library
  • Meals at reduced rates in the hospital
  • Two lab coats annually with embroidery
  • Free parking and/or Metrolink passes
  • On- and off-site computer and library access
  • Paid medical liability insurance
  • Participation in group health and dental plans
  • Life, accidental death and dismemberment, and long-term disability insurance are available

Fellows are allowed to moonlight during their second and third years of fellowship.

Further details are available through Human Resources at the School of Medicine and the Graduate Medical Education Office (and specifically here).