You’ll have the opportunity to learn in our 11 acute care teaching hospitals, nursing facilities, and a vast network of outpatient primary care community health centers. We welcome a range of healthcare learners, including:
Physicians-in-training come to NYC Health + Hospitals from the most prestigious medical schools in the region to benefit from nonstop immersion and hands-on-experience in patient care. Training in our healthcare facilities, you’ll learn to practice with compassion and cultural sensitivity.
We are committed to providing residents and fellows with a meaningful experience—and the support you need to make your training valuable.
By apprenticing with seasoned physicians and surgeons, you’ll have the chance to do more than build your medical skills. Our diverse patient population provides you with the opportunity to improve your interpersonal and cross-cultural communications skills—which are fundamental to serving in a safety net healthcare setting.
Our seasoned staff supervisors provide excellent residency education, while ensuring the quality and safety of patient care that residents provide. They work with:
We host a large graduate medical education program for nearly 5,000 residents every year. We offer residency and clinical fellowships in dozens of specialty and subspecialty fields, including:
If you are a third- or fourth-year medical school student, we also offer medical school internship program. Nearly 2,000 students participate in clinical rotations at our hospitals every year.
Our medical school partners for the internship program include:
New York City residents who commit to serving as a primary care physician at NYC Health + Hospitals can receive scholarships through CityDoctors. To learn more about this program and apply for a scholarship, visit the CityDoctors website or contact:
If you’re interested in applying for a residency position, please contact the academic institution’s residency or fellowship programs directly. See the list of contacts below.
Dr. Michael Ambrosino, Assoc Dean, GME and DIO,
Lauren McGuire GME Administrative Director ,
Dr. Robert Cuccu, GME Chair/DIO,
Sharon Walder, Medicine Residency Coordinator,
Liz D’Amato, Medical Education Coordinator
Rand David, MD, Director of Graduate Medical Education,
Rosa Ballas, Regional Asst. Director, Housestaff, ISMMS Administration,
Gloria Morales-Ortiz, GME Administrator/DIO,
Dr. Albert Adu, GME Chair/Surgery Program Director
Victoria Hibbitt, Assoc. Dir., Medical Staff Affairs/House Staff Affairs,
Astrid Carl, Director of Medical/House/Allied Health Professional Staff,
Dr. Auxford Burks, GME Chair/Pediatrics Program Director,
Brian L. Cohen, MD, FRCOG, FACOG, Assoc. Dean for GME,
Ninad Desai , MD, Chief Academic Officer , Office of Academic Affairs,
Yuliya Melamud, Assoc. Dir. , Office of Academic Affairs,
Lisa Garrow, GME Administrator,
Dr. Tranice Jackson, GME Chair/DIO,
Madeline Mendez, GME Coordinator,
Elizabeth Ramos, GME Administrator,
Debra Brennessel, MD, Program Director, Internal Medicine,
Chermaine Cross, Assoc. Dir., GME,