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Noteworthy Features

  • A dedicated Med-Peds Program Director and Associate Program Director providing direction and commitment to the program and its future development
  • The Med-Peds residents themselves — the quality and happiness of the housestaff is the most important reflection of the success of any program — especially ours
  • Distinct Med-Peds identity, yet with excellent integration into both categorical programs
  • Well-established wellness programs and activities in both internal medicine, pediatrics, and med/peds programs
  • 4 weeks paid vacation per year — see salaries & benefits
  • Free internet access to multiple electronic medical journals, MD Consults, and Up-to-Date
  • Diversity of patient population and pathology. Our hospitals' catchment area extends from the borders of Mexico to south of Los Angeles and eastward to Arizona and southern Nevada. Check out our facilities!
  • University/academic setting with excellent clinical training and multiple sub-specialty electives in both internal medicine and pediatrics — see curriculum and rotations.
  • Global Medicine rotations with an established 4-week elective rotation at Maputo Central Hospital in Mozambique and Guadalajara, Mexico
  • Local Global Medicine elective through pediatrics
  • Numerous research opportunities with leading physician-scientists
  • Level I Trauma Center in both internal medicine and pediatrics, Regional Burn Center, Level III NICU experience, free-standing Rady Children's Hospital-San Diego
  • Located in beautiful, sunny San Diego