Residents have the opportunity to participate in four months of elective rotations during their training. Dr. Ng and each resident will work together to formulate a plan for his/her electives, based on the resident’s future goals.

The Mather Transitional Year also offers two four-week nonclinical electives;  one in Medical Informatics and one in Quality & Leadership.

  • The Medical Informatics elective is supervised by Dr. Ng who, in addition to his Program Director role, is also the Chief Medical Information Officer of Mather Hospital.
  • The Quality & Leadership elective is supervised by Dr. Joan Faro, who is the Mather Chief Medical Officer and a regional quality and safety leader, serving on the New York State Steering Committee for the Partnership for Patients and as a faculty of the Greater New York Hospital Association’s Clinical Quality Fellowship Program.

Elective options include the following areas:

  • Anesthesia
  • Endocrinology
  • Gastroenterology
  • Hematology Oncology
  • Infectious Diseases
  • Inpatient Cardiology
  • Interventional Radiology
  • Medical Informatics
  • Nephrology
  • Neurology
  • Ophthalmology
  • Outpatient Cardiology
  • Palliative Care Medicine
  • Pulmonary
  • Quality and Leadership
  • Radiology
  • Rheumatology
  • Sleep Medicine
  • Vascular Surgery