Residency

Family Medicine Residency Program |

 

Congratulations to Dr. Jonathan Han, of UPMC St. Margaret Family Medicine Residency Program,

for receiving

Mental Health America’s Education Award for Innovations 2018!! 

See the link to Keystone Physician here! 

 

Pitt Med Students Receive Award of Excellence at AAFP National Conference

The Family Medicine Interest Group (FMIG) at the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine were selected to receive the 2018 Award of Excellence for Innovative Programming at the AAFP National Conference in Kansas City in August. This group promotes advocacy, service, and education regarding current issues and topics in family medicine. As co-coordinators during the 2018-18 academic year, Elise Pearson and Sarah Minney (both Class of 2020) set out to increase the visibility of Family Medicine at Pitt Med, emphasize community involvement and service, and create engaging learning opportunities in primary care topics for all interested students. The FMIG initiatives included connections with local organizations to offer blood pressure

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Is a Career in Medicine Right for You? — Medical School & Residency

Consider Educational Expenses

The national average debt for medical students is more than $100,000, and the cost of tuition continues to rise. While medical education is expensive, it is an investment with a rewarding career and an above average income. If you choose a career in primary care, there are many loan forgiveness and loan repayment program options available. Ninety percent of medical school students incur some type of student loans to finance their education.

To learn more about paying off debt from student loans, visit the Debt Management section, where you can download and print a guide to use as reference throughout medical school.

Expect to Be Challenged

Medical school admissions committees are looking for students who will be able to keep up with the coursework. Most medical students agree that the amount of material required during the first two years of pre-clinical study is exponentially higher than the

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Internal Medicine Residency – Home

Message from the Program Director

Claudia Kroker-Bode, M.D., Ph.D., F.A.C.P.

Dr. Kroker-Bode
Dr. Kroker-Bode

claudia.kroker-bode@med.fsu.edu

Welcome from the PD

Welcome and thank you for your interest in our wonderful internal medicine residency program. We are accredited by the Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education (ACGME), and are sponsored by Florida State University (FSU) College of Medicine, operated in conjunction with Tallahassee Memorial HealthCare (TMH).

Our program is dedicated to meeting the health care needs of the communities we serve. We are committed to providing a dynamic, engaging education combined with offering exposure to a wide array of clinical scenarios and quality improvement opportunities. Since we are not a research heavy institution, we are happy to train primary care physicians and hospitalists of the future by offering a telemedicine rotation to improve the health of the underserved. Our residents who want to go into fellowship will absolutely be able to do so.

We

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