The Internal Medicine Residency Program at MedStar Good Samaritan Hospital began in 1972 and rapidly has become a model of excellence. The hallmark of this program is its commitment to training physicians for successful careers in diverse settings - both in primary care and subspecialty settings.
At MedStar Good Samaritan, we achieve this through an enlightened and sophisticated curriculum set in a progressive 346-bed academic community hospital affiliated with The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine. Graduating residents have not only been successful in passing the ABIM certification examination, but also finding desirable training or practice positions upon graduation.
Conferences: Personalized Small Group Learning
Sessions. We believe that physicians learn best when they know
that they must teach others. Each resident is provided an
electronic version of the curriculum for each separate
Morning Report: A combined daily conference
including night float sign-out, followed by a patient-related
Noon Conferences: The bulk of the core
curriculum is provided at daily noon luncheon conferences. Two
of the noon conferences per week are presented by Johns Hopkins
Department of Medicine faculty; the remainder by MedStar Good
Samaritan Hospital medical staff or residents.
Intern Rounds: A weekly interactive teaching
session for interns, where they present their answers to
assigned questions, critically analyze recent papers, or
discuss case vignettes related to professionalism and ethics.
Ambulatory Conferences: Resident scholarly
presentations, twice per month.
Chairman's Rounds: A highly interactive
clinical problem-solving conference followed by a resident
presentation about the specific diagnostic issue.
Evidence-Based Medicine: Includes debates on
controversial topics, journal club and core sessions devoted to
biostatistics and critical assessment of the medical
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rates for our Residency Program.
For more information about Internal Medicine Residency, please call the program administrator at 443-444-4863.