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

Washington - Spokane
Providence Sacred Heart Medical Center (Spokane) Program
Hidden gem. Class size of 2, but volume is huge and they could be bigger, but they choose not to be. TY that is included is very competitive and nice. They only interview 30 or so people and you will be the only one there on your interview day.