Program Highlights

resident group

  • Highest board pass rate of all of the Internal Medicine Residency programs in the state of Texas (www.abim.org/about/statistics-data/exam-pass-rates.aspx).
  • 100% board pass rate in 2017, 2018, 2019 and 2020.
  • Free access to UpToDate, MKSAP, and the John Hopkins ambulatory curriculum.
  • Access to Dragon Dictation software, both in the clinics and in the inpatient setting
  • Excellent fellowship match rates.
  • Active resident participation in quality improvement and research.
  • Active resident participation in committees.
  • 6 + 2 block scheduling system.
  • Large indigent patient population.
  • Located in one of the safest large cities in the United States, with a very strong military presence (Fort Bliss, Biggs Army Airfield).
  • More than 300 sunny days per year.
  • Low cost of living.
  • Free parking.
  • Food is provided at the hospital cafeteria (>$400 food allowance per month).
  • Health insurance is provided at no additional cost to the resident.
  • White coats are provided, with complimentary white coat laundry service.
  • Family atmosphere, with wellness activities planned throughout the year.