University of Pennsylvania, Perelman School of Medicine | Philadelphia VA Medical Center

General Information

Available positions:
Mode of application:
The program accepts only ERAS applications
Accepts common application:
Number of covered hospital beds:
Number of inpatient consults per year for service:
1350 (U.Penn); 800 (VA)
Number of full-time faculty equivalents for service:
2.0 (U.Penn); 1.0 (VA)
Annual salary:
J-1 Visa accepted:
H-1 Visa Accepted:

Experience (average hours/week)

Clinical Inpatient:
40 hours/week for 7.5 months
Clinical Outpatient:
40 hours/week for 4.5 months
Didactics and Seminars:
4 hours/week
Academic project required?

Description of Program

Penn’s program provides fellows with one of the nation’s most unique and challenging training experiences. Fellows will train on both the general Inpatient Consultation Service and six outpatient subspecialty clinics in the fields of Solid Organ Transplantation, Women’s Mental Health, Neurology/Epilepsy, Anesthesia/Pain, Oncology and Gastroenterology.

Founded in 1765 as the nation's first medical school, the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine is at the heart of a world-renowned institution dedicated to the advancement of science and excellence in patient care. Penn Psychiatry is committed to the science of medicine, the art and practice of behavioral health care, professionalism and humanism.

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