Education is a core value of the department and training the next generation of physicians and physician scientists is at the heart of each division.

The department’s faculty provides training at Barnes-Jewish Hospital and within the department’s clinics. The Division of General Medicine oversees the education of house staff and students.

Excellence in internal medicine requires the development of teaching skills and Barnes-Jewish Hospital is the primary teaching hospital for the Washington University School of Medicine.


The Division of General Medicine has six residency pathways, including:

  • Categorical track
  • Preliminary year
  • Oliver Langenberg physician scientist training pathway
  • Primary care
  • Global health scholars
  • Teaching physician

Learn more about the residency program »

Weekly conference calendar

The Department of Medicine weekly conference schedule lists conferences, Grand Rounds and other related department events.

Preventive Medicine Residency

The Washington University Preventive Medicine Residency (PMR) is a two-year long program that includes different clinical rotations, didactic sessions, practicum experiences, research and prevention project activities, and an MPH degree.
Learn more about preventive medicine residency »


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