Williamsport Hospital Family Medicine Residency Program

Contact Information

Williamsport Hospital Family Medicine Residency Program
699 Rural Ave.
Williamsport, PA 17701
570-321-2340
www.susquehannahealth.org/famlprac(www.susquehannahealth.org)
asheets@susquehannahealth.org

Description of Program

Rural, community-based program that is university affiliated. We are the only residency program at our hospital, which affords the residents with all of the hands-on experience required to become well-rounded, solid, bedside clinicians in a friendly atmosphere of support and nurturing.

Location(s) of program: Haiti, West Africa, Tibet, India

Description of field experience: One month rotations in Haiti, West Africa, Tibet. One week rotation at a Budhist monastery in India

Description of didactics: Daily noon day lectures, and academic morning report. There is also a weekly "visiting professor" lecture series lead by speakers from around the country.

Cost to individual resident: Varies depending on location

Number of residents who have participated in the last two years: 3

Description of faculty involvement: Faculty advisors are available to help residents make all necessary arrangements.

Does the program accept medical students for trips? No

Does the program accept residents from outside the program for trips? No

Approximate time of year/duration of trips: Varies depending on destination

Who to contact if interested in applying:

Annette Sheets
Residency Coordinator
asheets@susquehannahealth.org
800-837-2011