The Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology has a longstanding commitment to education. Our residency and fellowship training programs have an excellent reputation for providing a wide range of clinical experiences as well as exposure to research methodology and training. We encourage residents and fellows to participate in clinical and basic research studies and to present papers at national meetings. We also participate in teaching medical students as part of the Penn medical school curriculum. The faculty is committed to training the next generation of academic generalists, sub-specialists and physician-scientists in obstetrics and gynecology. Our graduates are prepared to provide the highest quality care to women and to excel in translational research.
The residency program in the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology at Penn has a total of 28 physicians, seven in each year of a four year program.
The Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology at Penn has a long tradition of excellence in teaching.
The University of Pennsylvania Obstetrics & Gynecology medical student rotations focus on health care of women during the reproductive and post-reproductive years.
Simulation and team training are an integral part of the residency curriculum for OB/GYN residents at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania and Pennsylvania Hospital.
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