Why Match at USF?

There are many reasons to pick a residency program. It's truly about who provides top quality training and opportunities to ensure you become the best doctor possible. We provide our residents with a variety of opportunities that will equip them with the skills to be a well-rounded physician. We provide cutting edge training in an array of specialties including Ambulatory Medicine, Allergy and Immunology, Digestive Diseases, Emergency Medicine, Endocrinology and Metabolism, Hospital Medicine, Infectious Diseases, Pulmonary/Critical Care, and Sleep Medicine.

Below are highlights of why we believe Internal Medicine at USF is a great place to match.

  • Diversity of Training
  • Faculty and Administration Dedicated to Residents
    • Faculty members are advocates for residents and their education
    • Case conferences led by Program Director and Associate Program Directors
    • Department Chair supports residency curriculum/events and frequently is present for conferences
    • Fellowship programs dedicated to keeping the best residents at USF for fellowships (Click here to see past graduating classes)
  • Curriculum Focused on Developing Physician Leaders
    • Ample opportunities for research
    • Financial support for scholarly activity
    • Simulation Training for procedures and ICU training
    • Leadership retreat
    • Business of medicine lecture series
    • Teaching to teach workshop
  • Innovative Educational Formats
    • Structure electives to meet individual career goals
    • Modified conferences to protect educational time
    • Intranet site for archiving audio recorded noon conferences and board review lectures
  • Structured Curriculum on Quality Improvement and Patient Safety
    • Work with award winning QI/PS curriculum at the James A Haley VA
  • International Health Experience Opportunities
  • Tampa
    • Opportunities for leisure
    • Opportunities for continuing medical education
      • Recent national and regional meetings in the area include
        • Society of General Internal Medicine (SGIM)
          • 2012 National Meeting in Orlando, FL
          • UPCOMING 2016 National Meeting in Hollywood, FL
        • American College of Physicians (ACP)
          • 2014 National Meeting in Orlando, FL
          • 2013 Florida Chapter Meeting in St. Petersburg, FL
        • American College of Cardiology (ACC)
          • 2014 Florida Chapter Meeting in Orlando, FL
        • Institute for Healthcare Improvement (IHI)
          • Annual National Forum on Quality Improvement in Health Care in Orlando, FL (every December)

At USF Department of Internal Medicine, we strive for excellence in patient-centered teaching, patient-centered research, and patient-centered care. We welcome your inquiries and look forward to ensuring you have the best residency experience possible. Go Bulls!