Meet The Faculty
Clinical and research faculty members in the Department of Internal Medicine are committed to teaching and the growth of medical knowledge. Faculty members publish and lecture extensively and are well-regarded in their fields. As a resident, you’ll have direct access to these individuals throughout our training.
Scholarly productivity for department faculty averages more than 2,900 original peer-reviewed publications each year and more than 275 book chapters, editorials and review articles each year. This level of faculty scholarship provides a rich environment for resident research and contributes to a high level of resident productivity.
From the chief residents
As the chief residents, we work to continually improve the program through medical education, patient care, administration, and research.
Our responsibilities include teaching inpatient and ambulatory morning reports, arranging the morbidity and mortality conference, coordinating the Clinical Decision Making Journal Club, teaching the evidence-based medicine curriculum, facilitating resident involvement in quality improvement projects, advocating for resident issues, and acting as general resources for the needs of our residents.
We also serve as faculty on the inpatient general medical teaching services and in the Department of Medicine Resident Primary Care Clinic.
Feel free to contact us with any questions related to the Internal Medicine Residency.
From the program director
This is an exciting time to embark on a career in internal medicine. The type of training you receive in internal medicine predicts the quality and value with which you will practice medicine throughout your career.
Our emphasis on providing high-value, cost-conscious care in an environment that is conducive to trainee wellness has revolutionized our approach to training.
I am looking to recruit trainees who are passionate about internal medicine, have a strong work ethic, and work well on teams. In return, I promise to give you an experience that will live up to all of your expectations!
Amy Oxentenko, M.D., FACP, FACG, AGAF
Internal Medicine Residency Program Director
Associate Chair, Department of Internal Medicine
Professor of Medicine