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Our Programs

Residents in the Weill Department of Medicine spend about 90% of their time providing care within the NewYork-Presbyterian/Weill Cornell Medicine hospital and outpatient practices, while benefiting from our affiliations with neighboring world-class institutions Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, the Hospital for Special Surgery and Rockefeller University, for important clinical and research experience. The training experience includes a balance of invaluable clinical rotations, investigative and research opportunities, mentorship by renowned faculty, and exposure to cutting edge medicine.

The program is organized as a 6 + 2 block schedule for the first (PGY1) and third (PGY3) year residents, while the PGY2s have a weekly continuity clinic to provide expanded elective time to explore the specialties. Our Primary Care and Medical Research tracks maintain the 6 + 2 block schedule throughout.

In the past three years, 70% of our graduates across all programs and tracks have pursued additional training through specialty fellowships. The remaining 30% have secured clinical positions as hospitalists or general internal medicine providers, with a handful working in global health and health IT, and a recent White House Fellow!

Contact Information

Mailing Address

NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital/
Weill Cornell Medical College
Weill Department of Medicine 
525 East 68th Street, Box 130
New York, NY 10065

Residency Office

530 East 70th Street, M-507
New York, NY 10021
Tel: (212) 746-4749
Fax: (212) 746-6692
NYPCornell-IMResidency
@med.cornell.edu