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Department of Medicine

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Grand Rounds

State of the Department Address – Michael S. Parmacek, MD Chair, Department of Medicine Friday, September 25, 2020 –12:00-1:00 PM

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Internal Medicine Residency Program

Thank you for your interest in the Internal Medicine training programs at the University of Pennsylvania.

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Welcome from Michael S. Parmacek, MD – Chair

Welcome to the University of Pennsylvania Department of Medicine! I hope you are able to spend a little time to learn what’s happening in this great department. Our department is housed within the nation’s first School of Medicine, with its rich 250-year legacy of achievement.
Michael S. Parmacek

Chair of the Department of Medicine
Frank Wister Thomas Professor of Medicine

Department of Medicine Divisions

Cardiovascular Medicine

The Division of Cardiovascular Medicine is nationally renowned for it's robust clinical activity, education and research.

Endocrinology Diabetes and Metabolism

Penn Endocrinology is committed to providing the highest standards of care to patients with endocrine disorders in a compassionate and professional setting.


The Division of Gastroenterology provides comprehensive resources for the diagnosis and therapy of diseases of the digestive tract.

General Internal Medicine

Learn about our clinicians within the Division of General Internal Medicine who care for patients in a number of clinical practices in and around Philadelphia.


The Division of Geriatrics specializes in treatment and support of older patients, providing them with personal attention and convenience.

Hematology and Oncology

The Division of Hematology and Oncology offers comprehensive care for blood disorders and cancer through specialized care and a multidisciplinary approach.

Infectious Diseases

Penn Medicine is advancing the field of infectious diseases medicine through the latest research, education and innovative care.

Pulmonary, Allergy and Critical Care

Learn how our clinicians within the Division of Pulmonary, Allergy and Critical Care provide comprehensive, compassionate care for adults with a wide range of disorders.

Renal Electrolyte and Hypertension

Penn's Renal-Electrolyte and Hypertension Division is a leader in the field of nephrology and has pioneered many of the diagnostic and treatment options available today.


Penn’s Division of Rheumatology is a recognized leader in diagnostic techniques and the latest treatments for rheumatic diseases.

Sleep Medicine

The Division of Sleep Medicine provides the highest level of patient care, combined with leading edge research into sleep science and disorders. Learn more about sleep medicine at Penn.

Translational Medicine and Human Genetics

The Division of Translational Medicine and Human Genetics provides diagnostic evaluation, medical management and genetic counseling for patients with known or suspected genetic disorders.

Contact us

Department of Medicine
Perelman Center for Advanced Medicine
3400 Civic Center Boulevard
Philadelphia, PA 19104