Residency Programs
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Impact the Future

Make a difference in medicine through unparalleled opportunities in clinical training, research, education and mentorship.

About Our Residencies

The first U.S. medical school to establish a hospital, our tradition of excellence in academic medicine continues, with a recent Top Teaching Hospital designation from the Leapfrog Group and Honor Roll recognition in U.S. News & World Report’s Best Hospitals Rankings, including the number one ranking in Michigan.

Michigan Medicine’s 28 ACGME and 3 CODA residency programs are also considered among the best in the United States as reported in Doximity’s Residency Navigator, which compiles current resident and recent alumni satisfaction rates, as well as reputation data and objective data:

  • 13 programs rank in top 10
  • 21 programs rank in top 20

Residents at Michigan Medicine care for a diverse mix of patients and cases under the guidance of experienced and supportive faculty. You will join 1,300 other house officers, training across:

  • Four hospitals
  • 40+ affiliated ambulatory health sites
  • Numerous specialized clinical and research centers
Information for Prospective Residents
  • Prerequisites for Employment
  • Michigan Medicine Facilities & Spaces
  • Salary & Benefits Information
  • Visiting Residents & Fellows
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    With top levels of NIH funding and integrated resources and facilities, you can choose to make research an integral part of your training experience. Opportunities range from clinical and policy research to basic and translational research, including dedicated support for physician-scientist trainees.

    Collaboration is inherent in our university mission, with many other professional schools – dentistry, engineering, public health, nursing, pharmacy, business and law – practically at our doorstep – and talented future colleagues from across disciplines excited to engage and innovate.

    DEI, Leadership & Wellbeing

    Our residents have numerous opportunities to work and learn in a rich, inclusive environment that values your contributions and helps you achieve your goals. Here are a few examples of our novel programming: 

    • Train to improve care delivery, reduce disparities and advance health justice. Join the Healthcare Disparities Journal Club or embark on our ten-month Healthcare Equity and Quality Scholars certificate program.

    • Develop as a leader with the Chief Resident Leadership Collaborative and other leadership development programs.

    • Inspire others as teachers and mentors through our Residents as Educators resources, part of new house officer orientation.

    • Excite and motivate future physicians with creative outreach activities. Lead hands-on simulation events at national medical education conferences and for local middle schools at our annual Youth Summit at the Big House.

    • Improve wellbeing with access to wellness resources. Advance wellbeing research and scholarship through an annual wellbeing symposium.

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    Rich campus life, a welcoming university community, a lively, diverse “Tree Town” – Ann Arbor is a mid-sized town that feels big-city. In a word, an amazing place to live.

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