As a family medicine resident with the Institute for Family Health, you will come face-to-face with the challenges of the U.S. health care system and get hands on experience learning the impact of high-quality primary care. From the diverse patients we serve, to our faculty’s commitment to social justice and health equity, to our cutting-edge approach to primary care service delivery, we provide the experience you need to heal people, strengthen communities and ensure that health care serves the most vulnerable people in New York and beyond.
The mission of the Institute for Family Health is to improve access to high quality, patient-centered primary health care targeted to the needs of medically underserved communities. In support of its mission, the Institute’s residency programs train family physicians to provide outstanding family medical care in diverse communities.
The Institute for Family Health’s three family medicine residency programs prepare medical school graduates to provide outstanding primary health care while leading the effort to build a truly equitable and accessible health care system in the United States. Join us – the evolution of health care starts with you.
Our Family Medicine Residency Programs include:
Harlem Residency in Family Medicine
In collaboration with The Mount Sinai Hospital, the Harlem Residency in Family Medicine is sponsored by the Institute for Family Health and is based in historic East Harlem. The program educates family physicians in the provision of longitudinal, preventive, comprehensive and accessible family-centered care to underserved, medically complex patients.
Mid-Hudson Family Practice Residency
In collaboration with Health Alliance of the Hudson Valley, the Mid-Hudson Family Practice Residency has been a leader in community-oriented primary care training since 1979.
Mount Sinai Downtown Residency in Urban Family Medicine
In collaboration with Mount Sinai Downtown Residency in Urban Family Medicine offers an innovative training program for those who want to make a difference for America’s most medically underserved individuals.
Fellowships in Family Medicine
In partnership with the Institute for Family Health, the Department is proud to offer the following fellowships for family physicians: