Western University - Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry

Internal Medicine (Residency Program)

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Program Information

School:Western University - Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry
Degree:Not Applicable
Field of Study:Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences, General
Medicine (MD)
Description:The core program incorporates both regular bedside clinical teaching and formal rounds, which occur throughout the week and include clinical sign-in rounds, therapeutic rounds, critical appraisal rounds, and diagnostic rounds. An academic half-day occurs every Thursday afternoon where relevant clinical case studies, didactic material, and key literature references are discussed in a small group environment with participation by both residents and faculty.

A compendium of critically appraised literature is distributed to trainees in PGY-1 year. The academic half-day is protected teaching time for all residents. There is a critical appraisal course offered to PGY-1 trainees. The advanced course is offered to PGY-3 trainees. Each trainee year has a journal club that meets in the evenings to discuss important articles in the literature.
URL:Internal Medicine (Residency Program) at Western University - Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry
Length:3 Year(s)

Admission Requirements


These courses are intended as guidelines. Speak to your guidance counsellor to see what courses are offered at your school.

    A relevant degree or equivalent is required.

    Additional Admission Requirements:
    • Letter(s) of Reference
    • Resume/Curriculum Vitae
    • Statement of Research Interests
    • Work Experience

    * We make every attempt to provide accurate information on prerequisites, programs, and tuition. However, this information is subject to change without notice and we highly recommend that you contact the school to confirm important information before applying.

    Modified on August 05, 2009