Internal Medicine Residency

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Thank you for your interest in the Internal Medicine training programs at the University of Pennsylvania. The University of Pennsylvania Medical Center enjoys a rich history of leadership in academic and clinical medicine. Our heritage is the cornerstone for our future and the legacy which supports our pursuit of the highest standards in education, research and patient care. We invite you to explore our website, and we look forward to reviewing your application.

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Mission Statement

In accordance with the mission of the University of Pennsylvania Medical Center, the Department of Medicine is committed to the pursuit of the highest standards in education, research, and patient care. This Department is dedicated to: Developing leaders in clinical medicine and biomedical research by establishing excellent educational programs for students and post-graduate trainees and an environment for nurturing academic and clinical development of the faculty; Expanding the frontiers of medicine through new discoveries in the health sciences and in the understanding, detection, treatment, and prevention of human disease; Caring for our patients with respect and compassion in a setting where patients benefit from application of the latest medical and scientific advances, delivered with skill, integrity, and constant concern for their comfort and well-being.

We are personally committed to working with each of our residents to develop an individual training experience that allows them to attain their personal career objectives. The combination of a diverse patient population, an outstanding and dedicated faculty, and a strong research institution provides residents in our program with the necessary ingredients for a rich and diverse educational experience. We invite you to submit an application to the University of Pennsylvania through ERAS.