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Our Streams at a Glance

Sample Clinical Rotation Schedule

Below is the typical NOSM Family Medicine Program Clinical Curriculum, represented in weeks. Due to the needs of the communities, some of the program streams will demonstrate slight differences in curriculum.

Note:  Family physicians (preceptors) who do not do hospital rounds – residents are required to do three (3) additional weeks of Internal Medicine.

  • North Bay = NBAY
  • Rural Northern Ontario = RURAL
  • Sault Ste. Marie = SSM
  • Sudbury = SUD
  • Thunder Bay = TBAY
  • Timmins = TIMM
  • Remote First Nations = RFN
PGY1 NBAY RURAL SSM SUD TBAY TIMM RFN
Family Medicine 16 16 16 16 14
Family Medicine Rural 8 24 8 8 8 8 16
Internal Medicine 4 4 4 4 4 6 8
Emergency Medicine 4 4 4 4 4 4 4
Obstetrics/Women’s Health 4 4 4 4 4 4 4
Mental Health 4 4 4 4 4 2 8
Pediatrics 4 4 4 4 4 4 4
Anesthesia  – 1
Geriatrics  – 1
Electives 8 8 8 8 8 8 8
PGY2  NBAY RURAL SSM SUD TBAY TIMM RFN
Family Medicine 16 16 16 16 12 24
Family Medicine Rural 8 24 8 8 8 8
Internal Medicine 4 4 4 4 4 6
Emergency Medicine 4 4 4 4 4 4 4
Addictions/Pain Management 4
Psychiatry 8
Obstetrics/Women’s Health 4 4 4 4 4 4 4
Surgical Selective 4 4 4 4 4
General Surgery 2
Orthopedics 1
Otorhinolaryngology 1
Pediatrics 4
Geriatrics 1
Dermatology 1
Electives 8 12 12 12 12 12 8