Internal Medicine - Pediatrics Residency Program

Welcome to the Medicine-Pediatrics Residency Program Website!

Members of Medicine-Pediatrics Program Directors Association and National Med-Peds Residents' Association

Welcome to the residency program in Medicine-Pediatrics at the Marshall University Joan C. Edwards School of Medicine. We offer a strong tradition of providing excellence in training young professionals in both disciplines as the basis for a career either as a primary care physician, hospitalist or for further subspecialty training.

Located in Huntington, West Virginia, Marshall University and its affiliated hospitals serve as a referral source for many counties throughout West Virginia, Eastern Kentucky and Southern Ohio. The Departments of Medicine and Pediatrics represent the region's most comprehensive care teams for providing quality patient care across all age groups. We will challenge you to commit to your personal best throughout your training. 

We firmly believe you will receive excellent training in Internal Medicine and Pediatrics during your tenure in our residency program. Our faculty is truly committed to the professional growth and development of our residents in a supportive and nurturing environment. Our program is committed to support the safety and well being of our residents in an inclusive environment with a program aim of training our residents to be physician leaders committed toward eliminating systems of biases, racism and inequality in healthcare.

We invite you to consider our residency program and becoming part of the Medicine-Pediatrics family here at Marshall. Please explore our website for further information. Our residency program looks forward to assisting you in any way possible. Should you have any questions regarding our program, please contact us.

Dr. Elizabeth Saunders
Program Director

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