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Primary Care and Social Internal Medicine
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Family and Social Medicine

Primary Care and Social Internal Medicine

The Residency Program in Primary Care and Social Internal Medicine trains exceptional general internists to provide care to marginalized and underserved populations. With a focus on community-oriented primary care, our program offers trainees innovative, patient-based and learner-centered education through:

  • Comprehensive clinical and curricular experiences in inpatient and ambulatory medicine
  • Behavioral medicine
  • Clinical epidemiology
  • Clinical reasoning
  • Community-oriented primary care
  • Global health and human rights

Side-by-side with faculty, our residents provide care to an indigent urban and immigrant community at the Montefiore Comprehensive Health Care Center (CHCC), a federally qualified community health center in the South Bronx.

With mentorship and role modeling from a faculty dedicated to the program's mission, residents participate in community and health center-based advocacy, service, and research projects to improve the health of our patients.

Click here for more detailed information about the program.