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The Transitional Year Residency Program at Presence Saint Francis Hospital is a 1 year clinical experience divided into 13 four week rotation blocks. It is structured to provide a well-balanced program of residency training in multiple clinical disciplines designed to facilitate preparation for medical school graduates who have specific aims for advanced training in specialty fields or clinical careers which require a clinical base year of training.

Transitional Year training is specifically designed and intended for:

  • medical school graduates seeking advanced training in a specific specialty which requires a year of fundamental clinical education as a prerequisite
  • medical school graduates planning to serve in public health organizations or on active duty in the military as general medical officers or primary flight/undersea medicine physicians
  • medical school graduates who desire or need to acquire at least one year of fundamental clinical education before entering administrative medicine or non - clinical research

The Presence Saint Francis Hospital Transitional Year Program is fully accredited by the Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education (ACGME) and offers 10 training positions each year