Committed to Training First-Year Physicians

Manatee Memorial Hospital (MMH) has a strong commitment to training primary care physicians in their transitional year. Interns accepted into the Traditional Rotating Internship will follow the track approved by the American Osteopathic Association (AOA). The curriculum will include participation in each of the services listed below for the minimum time specified. MMH adheres to the program requirements of the AOA. Osteopathic Principals and Practices will be incorporated into the curriculum in each department.

Some variation is possible within the AOA guidelines. Subspecialty electives offered by a broad-based MMH faculty are available.

Typical Block Rotation Schedule for Traditional Rotating Internship

  • General Internal Medicine – 20 weeks
  • Night Float Internal Medicine – six weeks
  • ICU – four weeks
  • Emergency Medicine – four weeks
  • Elective – 18 weeks

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Contact Information

For more information about Manatee Memorial Hospital's GME programs, please contact one of the individuals listed below.

Nannette Catterton
Graduate Medical Education Director
Interim DIO

Jamie Oldham
Medical Student Coordinator

Caitlin Taylor
Internal Medicine/TRI Coordinator

Rhonda Davis
Family Medicine Coordinator