A message from the program director, Justin Puller, MD.
Welcome to the UPMC Hamot Emergency Medicine Residency!
The UPMC Hamot Emergency Medicine Residency is a three-year, ACGME-accredited program offering a well-rounded training experience at a fully accredited Level II trauma, chest pain and comprehensive stroke center. It is housed in a 423-bed tertiary care hospital. The Emergency Department is a state-of-the-art 36-room facility serving approximately 80,000 patients annually.
The Emergency Medicine Residency Program provides progressive learning experiences that prepare residents to:
Our program trains resident physicians in the specialty of Emergency Medicine. The primary focus of our program is to train physicians to practice emergency medicine with competence in any combination of academic, community, urban and rural settings. Our goal is to train physicians to practice with compassion, respect and a focus on service to patients, co-workers and the communities in which they live. We aim to provide a supportive working and learning environment and to allow residents to explore specific interests including emergency medical services, international health, and administration so that they may realize future career goals as emergency physicians.
Thank you for considering UPMC Hamot for your residency! If any of your questions are not answered by this website, please contact Karen Martin, GME department manager, at 814-877-2594 or email@example.com
Justin Puller, MD