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Residency Program Facts

  Department of Medicine:
    150 full time attending physicians
    138 residents
    98 fellows
Programs and Tracks:
    Categorical Medicine
    Combined Medicine and Emergency Medicine
    Preliminary Medicine
Teaching Hospitals:
    University Hospital of Brooklyn
    Kings County Hospital
    Veterans’ Affairs Medical Center
    Memorial Sloan Kettering Medical Center
Teaching Program:
    Core lecture series
    Monthly quiz in sub-specialty
    Radiology and pathology conferences, ethics seminars
    Structured curriculum for ambulatory blocks
    Board review course
    Structured assessment of residents’ teaching skills
    Opportunities for research and publication
    Seven months of electives without night call
    Five ambulatory blocks without night call

    Health insurance includes spouse/domestic partner, and children
    Malpractice insurance
    Paid sick leave
    Four weeks vacation each year