Graduate Medical Education Program

The Graduate Medical Education program was established in July 2006, and has grown to include 90 residents and fellows in internal medicine, family medicine, neurology, orthopedics, gastroenterology and pulmonary/critical care. Valley Hospital Medical Center Graduate Medical Education programs are ACGME accredited with a pre-accreditation for Orthopedic Surgery.

The Graduate Medical Education Center offers residents, fellows and medical students a large auditorium, resident lounge, meeting rooms and call rooms.

Our program subscribes to Up-to-Date for the latest in research on all medical topics. In addition to our onsite library, all programs have access to the Jay Sexter Library through Touro University, which has extensive electronic resources as well as access to the Western University Library.

The program faculty includes more than 100 physicians with representation from over 25 specialties and sub-specialties.

Current programs

  • Family Medicine
  • Internal Medicine
  • Neurology
  • Orthopedics
  • Pulmonary/Critical Care Medicine Fellowship
  • Gastroenterology Fellowship

Our hospital also serves as a primary rotation site for medical students from Touro University Nevada College of Osteopathic Medicine and welcomes medical students from across the country.


The didactic program includes:

  • General Didactics
  • Morning Report
  • Noon Lecture
  • Grand Rounds
  • Tumor Board
  • M & M
  • OMT Lectures/Workshops
  • EKG Workshop
  • Business of Medicine Series
  • Rotation Based Didactics


Valley Hospital Medical Center GME offers the following clinics on and off campus:

  • Internal Medicine
  • Family Medicine
  • Neurology
  • Orthopedics
  • Pulmonary/Critical Care
  • Gastroenterology

The Graduate Medical Education program and Valley Hospital administration are working collaboratively with other medical and educational institutions in the Las Vegas area to develop new programs and expand learning opportunities within the existing programs. We have an exciting, dynamic program in a hospital that has embraced the teaching hospital culture.

Elective rotations

  • Allergy/Immunology
  • Cardiology
  • Critical Care/Pulmonary
  • Dermatology
  • Emergency Medicine
  • ENT
  • Family Medicine
  • Gastroenterology
  • Geriatrics
  • GYN/Oncology
  • Hematology/Oncology
  • Hospice
  • Infectious Disease
  • Internal Medicine
  • Nephrology
  • Neurology
  • Neurosurgery
  • OB/GYN
  • OMM
  • Ophthalmology
  • Orthopedics
  • Pain Management
  • PMR
  • Radiology
  • Rheumatology
  • Rural Medicine
  • Sports Medicine
  • Surgery
  • Urology
  • Wound/Plastics

This list is not all-inclusive.