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Program Highlights

  • Outstanding academic training in a supportive community environment
  • Strong community outreach and service
  • Wonderfully diverse patient population including a large underserved population.
  • State-of-the-art hospital with a sound financial foundation and a tradition of excellence in medical education
  • Academic affiliations with Drexel University College of Medicine, Sidney Kimmel Medical College, and Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine
  • Superb pediatric inpatient training from Nemour's hospitalists as unopposed residents on Jefferson Abington Hospital's own pediatric unit
  • Faculty/residents provide care for patients in multiple local facilities including two nursing homes, three assisted living facilities, and student health at nearby Bryn Athyn College
  • Access to Geriatrics Fellowship at Jefferson Abington Hospital
  • Multiple opportunities for research, publishing and regional presentations
  • Family Medicine residentsExperienced and diverse faculty
  • Excellent training in women's health, including office-based procedures
  • One of the busiest obstetrical departments in Pennsylvania
  • Strong sports medicine training, with several graduates placed in Sports Medicine Fellowships
  • Additional educational stipend
  • One week and $1,500 for CME conferences each year
  • Longitudinal electives are available in the second and third years of residency
  • Flexibility and resources to support individual residents' interests
  • Monthly OMM Clinic
  • PCMH – Level 3 certification
  • On site social workers, dietician, behavioral health counselor, and scheduling advocate
  • Access to pharmacy preceptors and presentations
  • Bi-annual Primary Care Update Conference, hosted at Jefferson Abington Hospital
  • Procedure Clinic
  • Women’s Health Clinic
  • Psych Med Clinic
  • Sports Medicine Clinic
  • Weight Management Clinic
  • Monthly Acupuncture