Houston Methodist Urology Residency Program now accepting applications for 2017-2018

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Houston Methodist Urology Residency Program now accepting applications for 2017-2018

We are happy to announce that the Houston Methodist Urology Residency Program will be participating in the 2017 Urology Match for two PGY-1 positions.  We will also be interviewing in fall of 2016 for two categorical PGY-2 positions to begin July 1, 2017. 

The Department of Urology at Houston Methodist Hospital places a strong emphasis on achieving academic excellence. Urology is one of the top 10 specialties at Houston Methodist Hospital that is ranked by U.S. News & World Report, and listed as one of FORTUNE magazine’s “100 Best Companies To Work For” since 2006. Houston Methodist directs millions of research dollars into patient care and offers the latest innovations in medical, surgical and diagnostic techniques.

With strong academic affiliations with the Weill Cornell Medical College and Texas A&M, these medical schools provide anchors for educational excellence. For more than 50 years, Houston Methodist has served as a place where patients receive excellent care and residents receive outstanding medical training.

Our five-year residency program will train the next generation of urologists to provide the highest standard of care while integrating top-level research and innovative technology into every layer of education. Many nationally-known full-time teaching faculty team up to provide residents the best clinical experience possible with abundant resources for education and an emphasis on your personal development as a urologic surgeon. These faculty members have been closely involved with teaching and research for decades.

For more information, please visit: http://www.houstonmethodist.org/education/gme-postgraduate/graduate-medical-education/urology-residency/

Contact Information:
Department of Urology
6560 Fannin St., Scurlock Tower 2100
Houston, TX 77030
Tel: 713.441.5861
Fax: 713.790.6470

Houston Methodist Urology now accepting Away Rotations via VSAS

We are happy to announce that the Houston Methodist Urology will now be accepting SubI's through VSAS for the 2019-2020 year. 

Medical students participate in a 2 - 8 week inpatient and outpatient clinical clerkship under the Houston Methodist Urology Department, utilizing the clinical services of the Houston Methodist Hospital and the departments various clinics. On the inpatient side, students will scrub into complex surgical cases with both physicians and residents throughout their rotation and they will accompany residents during daily attending rounds and morning report. On the outpatient side students will have an opportunity to work with each of our nine providers in their specialty clinics including Men’s Health Clinic, the Stone Clinic and the Transition Clinic.

Students participate in all clinical and teaching activities of the service including Grand Rounds, Research updates, Journal Clubs, and lecture series. Students will be expected to provide a lecture and a PowerPoint presentation lasting approximately 10-15 minute on a topic of your choice during one of our various conferences.

Once you have applied through VSAS, please email urologyresidency@houstonmethodist.org. Early applications are encouraged.