Program summaries should include information you have learned about a program, for example:

  • impressions of the PD, APDs, other faculty/attendings
  • impressions of the residents
  • culture of the program, pressure on residents to read quickly
  • exposure to procedures, how do readouts work, moonlighting available etc.
  • hospital characteristics: size, trauma, pediatric exposure, community/academic/mixed etc.
  • types/number of spots available, ESIR available
  • fellowship matches

Program Summaries

Michigan - Detroit
Detroit Medical Center/Wayne State University Program Osteopathic Recognition
*have to double check about visa!

program had issues several years ago regarding private practice financial issues. Now owned by envision. Since the buyout residents claim that program has been very supportive
Awesome PD thats really interested in bringing positive change
large program so very large call pool
1 day/week for half the year go to MSU for lectures all day (could be pro or con)
- Second most dangerous city in the US. Safer to live in the suburbs so looking at a solid 30 minute commute.
no but PD said he was working on implementing it
J-1 only