Didactic Schedule

  • Daily 6:40 a.m. morning conference
  • Daily small group seminars in the subspecialty areas
  • Wednesday, 6:30 a.m. to 7:30 a.m.; Grand Rounds at UC San Diego Medical Center
  • Wednesday 3:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.; Resident Core Lecture Series delivered by the faculty members 
  • Thursday 4:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.; Pain Medicine Group Conference
  • "Breakfast Club" written board preparation sessions take place monthly throughout the year, and more frequently during the spring in anticipation of Intraining and Board Certification Examinations
  • Periodic (at least once a year) Oral Board practice examinations
  • Monthly to bimonthly subspecialty Journal Clubs

Each year, four to five eminent anesthesiologists join our department for two to three days as visiting professors, in conjunction with the departmental Journal Club series.  Additionally, guests and faculty occasionally visit the department for variable periods throughout the year .