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Curriculum & Rotations

The Champlain Valley Family Medicine Residency curriculum includes a close knit Family Medicine Center and thriving community hospital.

Highlights of the CVPH Family Medicine Residency curriculum include a close knit Family Medicine Center and hospital community, rural medicine, procedural training, sports medicine, behavioral health and obstetrics. Longitudinal experiences include gynecology clnic and newborn rounds.  As a resident, you will round at CVPH on the patients you follow at the Family Medicine Center. You will deliver babies, perform procedures and practice alongside experienced family physicians.

You will also get hands-on experience with office-based procedures, such as skin biopsies, joint injection and aspiration and gynecologic procedures (IUD, Nexplanon, endometrial biopsy). Our sports medicine curriculum includes monthly didactics, musculoskeletal and injection workshops, side line sports coverage and two dedicated block rotations in orthopedics and sports medicine.  We offer excellent training in obstetrics and we're proud to have our Family Medicine physician faculty practice and teach OB. We also tailor training to your needs by offering career development, elective opportunities and additional training in your areas of interest.

Curriculum & Rotations

Year 1
Year 2
Year 3


Year 1

Adult Family Medicine Service 4 month
OB 2 month
Family Medicine Center w/ Community Resource Focus 1 month
Behavioral Health/Addiction Medicine 1 month
Emergency Medicine 1 month
Cardiology 1 month
Peds ED      1 month
Elective 1 month


Family Medicine Center: At least one half day per week

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Year 2

Adult Family Medicine Service 2 months
OB 1 month
ICU/Surgery 1 month
Pediatric Outpatient 1 month
Family Medicine Center & Health Systems Management 1 month
FMS Nights 1 month
Rural 1 month
Peds Inpatient 1 month
Elective 2 months
Orthopedics 1 month


Family Medicine Center: Two to six half days per week
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Year 3

Adult Family Medicine Service including 1 month of Nights 3 months
Sports Medicine 1 month
Dermatology 1 month
Pediatrics Outpatient 1 month
Family Medicine Center/Community Practices 1 month
Surgery Subspecialties 1 month
Geriatrics 1 month
Elective 3 months