In accordance with its mission, Stanford University Medical Center is
dedicated to pursuing the highest quality of patient care and graduate
medical education. Stanford University Medical Center recognizes as
one of its major responsibilities the provision of organized
educational programs. This responsibility includes guidance and
supervision of the resident while facilitating the resident's
professional and personal development and ensuring safe and
appropriate care for patients.
In fulfilling these responsibilities, the administrations, Hospital
Boards, and faculty of Stanford University School of Medicine are
committed to supporting quality graduate medical education programs
and excellence in residency training and research. Furthermore,
Stanford University Medical Center commits itself to providing
adequate funding of graduate medical education to ensure support of
its faculty, residents, ancillary staff, facilities, and educational
resources to achieve this important mission.
Finally, Stanford University Medical Center will ensure that all of
its graduate medical education programs meet or exceed the
Institutional and Program Requirements promulgated by the
Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education.
Stanford University Medical Center currently sponsors over 85
residency/fellowship programs approved by the Accreditation Council
for Graduate Medical Education with over 1000 enrolled interns,
residents, and fellows.
For more information, please visit the Graduate Medical Education website.