Dating chief resident
The program believes that providing tremendous resident education and patient care means extending focus beyond the three traditional pillars of academic medical centers – clinical care, education and scholarship – to also include the pillars of wellness, career development and systems science.
Opportunities for scholarship in basic, translational and clinical sciences, along with the availability of research in medical education, quality improvement and health care epidemiology allow for a well-rounded experience that prepares residents for their future career endeavors, whether they are in fellowship, clinical practice or hospitalist medicine.The Internal Medicine Residency at Penn State College of Medicine initially began at Harrisburg Hospital, and transitioned to Hershey Medical Center in 1971.Since that time, the program has trained more than 800 internal medicine physicians who have gone on to successful careers in primary care, hospital medicine and subspecialty careers.The resident primary care clinic is at 35 Hope Dr., Hershey.The program strongly believes in ensuring that residents have time to dedicate their concentration exclusively to their education.Being the primary academic medical center in central Pennsylvania makes Penn State Health Milton S.
Hershey Medical Center the referral center for complex medical cases in a wide radius from the institution.
Hershey PA 17033-0850 Phone: 717-531-6375 Email: [email protected] Residents have a diverse education by experiencing multiple different health care systems.
During training at Penn State, residents will have the opportunity to learn in three different hospital systems: Penn State Health Milton S.
The Department of Medicine and Internal Medicine Residency continue the proud tradition of training outstanding patient-centered internal medicine physicians. Thomas Ma, Chair of the Department of Medicine, the program strives for excellence in all areas, with residents learning and training in a community of respect and inquisition.
The Internal Medicine Residency offers: The program’s mission is for residents to grow into superbly prepared internists, educators and scholars within a respectful and collaborative environment in order to support their development into innovative, compassionate, systems-conscious leaders and team members. Hershey Medical Center Internal Medicine residents are integral members of the health system teams in general and subspecialty medicine, providing comprehensive internal medicine to the population of central Pennsylvania.
Efforts are made to coordinate interview dates with other subspecialty interviews at Penn State Health Milton S. Separate interview dates may not be necessary depending on the specialty program.