MCY Scheduling

The class is divided into 8 groups of 18-20 students who rotate together through all clerkships over the course of the MCY:

  • Medicine (6 weeks at NewYork-Presbyterian, 4 weeks at an affiliated hospital)
  • Neurology, Neurosurgery and Ophthalmology (6 weeks)
  • Obstetrics and Gynecology (5 weeks)
  • Pediatrics and Otolaryngology (6 weeks)
  • Primary Care (5 weeks)
  • Psychiatry (5 weeks)
  • Surgery and Anesthesiology (6 weeks)
  • Subspecialties (1 week each):
    • Orthopedics
    • Urology
    • Selective (emergency medicine, radiology, radiation oncology, dermatology, palliative care, rehabilitation medicine, spinal cord injury)

Columbia Bassett students participate in a year-long longitudinal integrated clerkship.

Some students will rotate through a 12-week "mini" longitudinal integrated clerkship including medicine, primary care and subspecialties.