Curriculum at UCSF Fresno


Weekly conference lectures are given by residents, faculty and guest lecturers. Our curriculum is designed to execute the CREOG Educational Objectives through hands on experience and didactics.

Our curriculum is competency based, comprehensive and encompasses basic science, technical skill development, clinical knowledge, and development of surgical judgment and maturity through early operating experiences, weekly conferences, and bedside teaching.

The educational goal of the program is to provide quality education leading to board certification and prepare our residents to enter any type of practice.

The components of the OB/GYN curriculum include:

  • OB/GYN teaching rounds
  • Ultrasound training
  • Faculty presentations
  • Peer presentations
  • UCSF Fresno Grand Rounds
  • Weekly protected didactic time
  • Protected research time (2 weeks in 2nd year, 2 weeks in 3rd year)
  • Evidence-based Medicine forums
  • OB/GYN case review
  • Oncology/Pathology Presentations
  • Morbidity and Mortality conferences
  • Annual Resident Teaching Skills seminars
  • Surgical Skills Lab
  • Journal Club
  • Opportunities for extended study, research and/or curriculum development