Mission Statement

Training in all settings, serving for all needs.

  • Diverse patient population
  • Care of the underserved
  • High value patient care
  • Preparation for any environment — practice of general internal medicine or subspecialty training
  • A culture that trains physicians while promoting the health and well being of the patient and provider
  • Collaboration and camaraderie as keys to success
  • Emotionally competent physicians
  • Coaching for growth

Department Chair

Buddhadeb Dawn, MD Professor and Chairman Department of Internal Medicine Chief, Division of Cardiovascular Medicine School
Buddha Dawn, MD

Professor and Chairman

Current Full-Time Faculty Divisions

Current full-time faculty divisions include gastroenterology, general internal medicine, endocrinology, pulmonary/critical care medicine, rheumatology, cardiology, geriatrics, and neurology. We partner with physicians at the VA and throughout our community to round out the educational experiences.

Residency Leadership Team

Graduate Medical Education

Residency Program

Our internal medicine program brings together the best of both academics and community practice. We partner with multiple clinical practices, which allow our residents to provide care to a diverse population. These community experiences complement the academic practices to allow for a wide array of experiences. Residents are able to benefit from both aspects, allowing them to appreciate different settings in medicine.

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Fellowship Programs

Subspecialty fellowships are offered in cardiovascular medicine; critical care medicine; endocrinology, diabetes and metabolism; gastroenterology and hepatology; geriatric medicine; and pulmonary and critical care medicine. In the coming years, we aspire to elevate our department to unprecedented heights in patients care, education, and research through our unwavering commitment to excellence, innovation, quality, and professionalism.