Resident Experience & Rotation Schedules

Resident Experience & Rotation Schedules

Residents in each year are assigned to an obstetrics, gynecology or subspecialty service for 6-8 week blocks of time. During each rotation, residents care for patients in the outpatient clinic, the labor and delivery suite, inpatient units and or in the operating room. Resident activities in all of these areas are supervised by the appropriate faculty.

There are subspecialty rotations in:

  1. Family Planning
  2. Gynecologic Oncology
  3. Maternal Fetal Medicine
  4. Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility
  5. Urogynecology


    First Year

    Obstetrics6 Rotations
    Gynecology1 Rotation
    Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility1 Rotation

    Second Year

    Obstetrics2 Rotations
    Gynecology1 Rotation
    Maternal-Fetal Medicine 2 Rotations
    Reproductive Endocrinology1 Rotation
    Gynecologic Oncology1 Rotation

    Third Year

    Obstetrics1 Rotation
    Gynecology2 Rotations
    Urogynecology1 Rotation
    Gynecologic Oncology1 Rotation
    Maternal-Fetal Medicine 1 Rotation
    Elective/Outpatient Gynecology1 Rotation

    Fourth Year

    Obstetrics3 Rotations
    Gynecology3 Rotations
    Urogynecology/Advanced Pelvic Surgery1 Rotation

    Clinical, Translational Science, and Educational Research

    An original research project presented at the end of the third year of training is required.

    Continuity Clinics

    Continuity clinics are held weekly by all residents (except chief residents) at all three sites.

    Education Workshops

    Throughout the years of residency, educational workshops are performed with faculty and residents.

    Resident Retreat

    In September of each year, all OBGYN residents participate in a weekend-long retreat.


Medical College of Wisconsin,
Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology
9200 West Wisconsin Ave.,
Milwaukee, WI 53226-3522
Phone: (414) 805-6600
24-Hour Emergency Line: (414) 805-6700

Children's Hospital of Wisconsin

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