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Family Medicine

USF TGH Family Medicine Residency Program

Tampa General Hospital Family Medicine Residency


Welcome to the USF Health Morsani College of Medicine’s (MCOM) Department of Family Medicine at the University of South Florida, where we are dedicated to training future leaders in primary care.

As the Tampa Bay region’s only academic medical center, we are proud to be home to the nation’s fastest-rising medical school in primary care over the past decade, as recognized by U.S. News & World Report Academic Insights. Our program stands out for its remarkable achievements and unwavering dedication to delivering the highest standard of patient care.

USF Health is the largest multispecialty practice on Florida’s West Coast, with over 1,000 providers in over 30 specialties providing care to more than 1,000,000 patients annually, offering a range of clinical experiences to enrich your training at our flagship out patient center, USF Health Morsani Center for Advanced Healthcare and primary teaching affiliate, Tampa General Hospital (TGH).

We are located in the heart of Tampa, one of the fastest-growing metropolitan areas in the nation, making it an exciting place to pursue your residency with a diverse and enriching tapestry of cultural, recreational and entertainment opportunities that will truly enhance your residency experience.

From our innovative facilities to our top-notch faculty, you’ll find an environment that nurtures your passion and provides a solid foundation to excel in your career. Together, we will shape the future of family medicine and make life better for the patients, families and communities we serve in our region and beyond. 

Karim Hanna, MD (Headshot)

Welcome Message from the Director

Dear Prospective Residents,

It is with great enthusiasm that I welcome you to the University of South Florida (USF) Family Medicine Residency Program at Tampa General Hospital (TGH). As the program director, I am thrilled to introduce you to a journey that promises to be as rewarding as it is challenging, set within an environment that fosters innovation, collaboration, and excellence in patient care.

Our program is deeply committed to cultivating the next generation of family medicine physicians who are not only skilled clinicians but also compassionate healers. We are in search of individuals who possess a 'can-do' attitude, ready to embrace the challenges and opportunities that come with being trailblazers in the field. We believe that the heart of family medicine lies in a holistic approach to health, integrating the physical, mental, and social aspects of well-being.

At USF Health & TGH, you will find a supportive and dynamic learning environment, equipped with state-of-the-art facilities and resources. Our curriculum is designed to provide a comprehensive educational experience, balancing rigorous academic training with hands-on clinical practice. You will have the opportunity to work alongside experienced faculty members who are not only experts in their fields but are also passionate about teaching and mentoring the next generation of physicians.

We are looking for applicants who are eager to learn, ready to contribute, and committed to making a difference in the lives of their patients and communities. Your journey here will not only shape your professional identity but also empower you to become a leader in family medicine.

I know you will be a Family Medicine physician wherever you train. I believe however, here your passion for medicine will be nurtured, your skills will be honed, and your ability to make a meaningful impact will be unleashed. We are excited to see the unique contributions you will bring to our program and look forward to supporting you every step of the way in your residency journey.

Warm regards,

Karim Hanna, MD, FAAFP
Program Director, USF TGH Family Medicine Residency Program
USF Health Morsani College of Medicine, Department of Family Medicine