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Internal Medicine Residency

Overview

 

The Internal Medicine residency offers a high quality academic program complemented by a uniquely supportive learning environment. Faculty members are easily accessible to trainees and faculty mentors are available for support and career guidance. Outside electives provide curricular flexibility for residents interested in broadening their medical experiences. Graduates can choose to pursue careers in primary care internal medicine or to continue with fellowship training in one of the medical subspecialties. The faculty provides guidance for both job placement and the fellowship application process.

Daily teaching sessions include morning report, Chief’s Rounds with the program director, attending rounds and noon conference. The noon conference schedule includes a board review program, subspecialty conferences and a monthly journal club. Medical grand rounds are held weekly and feature well-known speakers from a variety of Boston teaching institutions. Internal medicine residents develop their own primary care panel of patients in one of several outpatient clinics available for ambulatory training. During ambulatory rotations, in their second and third year of residency, house officers receive training in related specialties such as dermatology, gynecology, ophthalmology and geriatrics.

Benefits 

  • Medical Insurance: Carney Hospital offers several Blue Cross Blue Shield of MA Health Plan options for medical insurance
  • Dental Insurance: Ameritas
  • Professional Liability Insurance: Malpractice insurance ($1 million/$3 million) is provided for all trainees
  • Meals: The hospital provides a meal card to cover the cost of on call meals
  • Educational Stipend: The hospital offers an educational stipend to help defray the cost of clinically relevant books, computer programs and travel

Click here for an in-depth presentation about the Internal Medicine Residency Program. 

Carney Hosptial

A community teaching hospital located in the Dorchester neighborhood of Boston, Massachusetts, Carney Hospital is affiliated with Tufts University School of Medicine. Carney has been training resident physicians since 1920.

Carney Hospital has 159 beds, including medical surgical floors, intensive care, cardiac care, adult psychiatry, adolescent psychiatry, rehabilitation medicine, physical therapy, pediatrics and many ancillary services. The busy emergency department handles over 32,000 patient visits a year. The operating rooms are filled with a variety of surgical cases.

Carney is convenient to ample parking and public transportation.

Contact Us

Giau N. Pham, Residency Program Manager
Internal Residency Program at Carney Hospital
Phone: 617-506-2726
Fax: 617-506-2110
Email: [email protected]

Meet The Faculty

The Categorical Internal Medicine, Preliminary Medicine and Transitional Year Residency programs share many faculty members.

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Residents

Meet the Residents of the Internal Medicine Residency Program.

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Curriculum

The Department of Medicine at Carney Hospital offers ACGME-accredited training in internal medicine.

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Applying

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