Curriculum

TMC Program Established July 2015

American Osteopathic Association Standards

  • Affiliation with University of North Texas Health Sciences Center
  • Texas College of Osteopathic Medicine
  • Texas OPTI

Core Program Goals

  • Osteopathic philosophy and osteopathic manipulative medicine
  • Medical knowledge
  • Patient care
  • Interpersonal and communication skills
  • Professionalism
  • Practice-based learning and improvement
  • Systems-based practice

Graduate Medical Education Committee Established for Oversight

  • Jonathan Williams, MD, Chairman
  • Joanne Johnson, Vice Chair
  • Aaron Cernero, DO
  • Marc Demyun, MD
  • Alex Ehsan, MD
  • William F. Entriken Jr., DO, FACEP
  • Jeannine Hatt, MD, FAAP
  • Sandra Jones, Quality Director
  • Angela Latham, MD, Chief Residents, Residents Representatives from PGY 2 and PGY 1
  • Molly Trowbridge, MD
  • Scott Turner, DO
  • Ron Seal, CEO
  • Michael Hall, Associate Administrator
  • Lisa Nash, DO, Resident Representative, Associate Dean for Educational Programs-Texas OPTI UNTHSC

3-Year Program Curriculum

Year 1

FM Inpatient Services
12 Weeks
Outpatient Pediatrics
4 Weeks
Oncology/Hematology/Neurology
4 Weeks
Emergency Medicine
4 Weeks
General Surgery
4 Weeks
Obstetrics I
4 Weeks
Behavioral Medicine
4 Weeks
Cardiology
4 Weeks
Orthopedic Surgery
4 Weeks
Professionalism
4 Weeks
Elective
4 Weeks

 

Other Considerations

  • Moonlighting Opportunities Available
  • Located in an HRSA Health Professional Shortage Area for Primary Care
  • Didactic lectures
  • Grand rounds (monthly)
  • SIM Lab
  • Case presentations by residents and faculty
  • Elective rotations of up to six months
  • Research opportunities and poster presentation assistance
  • Morning report (three mornings per week)
  • Continuity clinic – Grayson County Health Clinic