Page Added:

dummie text

view your clipboard
Page added to clipboard.

Program Description

PGY 1 – Intern

- 6 months of neurosurgery
- 3 months of neuro-ICU
- 1 month of neuroanesthesia
- 1 month of surgical-ICU
- 1 month of emergency medicine
- Attendance at neurosurgery intern boot camps

PGY 2 – Junior Elective

- Basic science or clinical research year; residents may work in neurosurgery laboratories or develop collaborations in Columbia laboratories outside the department
- Neurosurgery clinic, one morning per week
- One night of call every other week
- Attendance RUNN course

PGY 3 – Junior Junior

- Clinical neurosurgery service, junior resident level; day float/night float, consult/service pager call; operative experience during nonpager carrying shifts

PGY 4 – Senior Junior

- Clinical neurosurgery service, junior resident level; major operative junior year

PGY 5 – Senior Elective

- Basic science or clinical research year; residents may work in neurosurgery laboratories or develop collaborations in Columbia laboratories outside the department
- Clinical responsibilities limited to senior night call and senior operative coverage

PGY 6 – Senior

- Clinical service chief; exclusively operative experience

PGY 7 – Chief

- Administrative and clinical service chief; exclusively operative experience

patient journey

Use this button to save pages to your clipboard for future use.

OK. Got it.