Applicants who match into our Categorical program will complete most of their PGY-1 year at the UPMC Mercy and Presbyterian campuses. Rotations during PGY-1 include:

2 1/2 blocks Electives
1 block Emergency Medicine
3 blocks Floor Medicine
1 block ICU
1 block Neurology
1 1/2 blocks Night Medicine
1 block PM&R Junior Inpatient
1 block Radiology
1 block Rheumatology

UPMC is known throughout the region as a tertiary referral center whose focus remains on the care of the patient. Our institution prides itself on treating the "whole person" and uses a multidisciplinary model in which patients, physicians, and staff all contribute to comprehensive care.


For additional information about our PGY-1 Year contact:
Stacey Snead-Peterson, MS
sneadpetersons@upmc.edu
412.232.8949