Welcome to the Genetics rotation! You will get unique exposure to common and rare genetic conditions under the supervision of Dr. Waggoner.


Before Your Rotation


  • Two- or four-week rotation open to all residents
  • No call or weekend responsibilities
  • Residents on sick or jeopardy call must carry their pagers at all times or appropriately forward this to an appropriate phone number where they can be reached. If activated for sick or jeopardy call, they must contact the director of the rotation to alert them of their absence

Roles and Responsibilities

As a part of this rotation, residents will be expected to see patients in the following settings:

  • PICU
  • NICU
  • Comer II Outpatient Clinic
  • General inpatient floors