Internal Medicine Residency

Valley Hospital Medical Center has a strong commitment to training primary care physicians in Internal Medicine. Fellowships in various specialties are being planned for the future. The curriculum will include participation in each of the services listed below for the minimum time specified. Valley Hospital Medical Center adheres to the program requirements of the ACGME.

Welcome from the Program Director

The Internal Medicine Program will not only prepare you to provide exemplary medical care upon completion of your training, it will do so in an environment of respect, collaboration, and commitment to excellence.

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The continuity ambulatory care experience will be satisfied by attending internal medicine clinic one-half day per week. The medicine continuity clinic is located on campus and incorporates some subspecialty clinics.

The Internal Medicine program has graduates going into fellowships, private practice and military service.

Some variation is possible within the ACGME guidelines and rotations may occasionally change. These are the rotation schedules currently being used. Rotations are one calendar month each.

Meet our residents

Internal Medicine — PGY 1

  • Internal Medicine — 3 months
  • Critical Care — 1 month
  • Pulmonary — 1 month
  • Cardiology — 1 month
  • Emergency Medicine — 1 month
  • Night Medicine — 2 months
  • Psychiatry/Women’s Health — 1 month split rotation, 2 weeks each
  • Palliative Care — 1 month
  • Neurology — 1 month

Internal Medicine — PGY 2

  • Internal Medicine — 4 months
  • Critical Care — 1 month
  • Infectious Disease — 1 month
  • Nephrology — 1 month
  • Gastroenterology — 1 month
  • Endocrinology — 1 month
  • Ambulatory Elective — 2 months
  • Hematology/Oncology — 1 month

Internal Medicine — PGY 3

  • Internal Medicine — 4 months
  • Critical Care — 1 month
  • Clinic — 1 month
  • Rheumatology — 1 month
  • Geriatrics — 1 month
  • Radiology — 1 month
  • Ambulatory Elective — 3 months

The clinical experience will be supplemented by a didactic program comprised of:

  • Morning Report
  • Grand Rounds
  • Tumor Board
  • M & M
  • Board Review
  • Journal Club
  • Subspecialty Lectures

For more information, contact  Marcy Gershin at Marcia.Gershin@uhsinc.com.