There are 13 four-week periods each year. All the rotations in the first year are required. The number of elective rotations increases in the second and third years.
The strength of our program is reflected in the variety of electives available to our Residents
In 2007, the American Osteopathic Association approved a three year UPMC Shadyside Osteopathic Family Medicine Residency with the Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine (PCOM) as the sponsoring institution.