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Training + Education

Tufts Medicine is known for our exemplary patient care, leading-edge research and outstanding graduate medical educational programs. We hold the proud position of the primary health system of Tufts University School of Medicine (TUSM).
Resident filling out paperwork in the SICU (Surgical Intensive Care Unit) at Tufts Medical Center.

Leading the way in medical education

All full-time physicians at Tufts Medical Center hold faculty appointments at TUSM. And, our doctors have the distinct advantage of caring for patients of all ages, who present with a diverse range of medical and surgical conditions.

What sets us apart

What sets our training programs apart is the energy, enthusiasm and expertise of our faculty, who work hard to make sure that our trainees get all that they can out of the training environment. Our medical center faculty are amongst the top in their fields and are annually listed among Boston’s Top Doctors. Attending physicians understand the rigors of medical training and provide a truly unique and comfortable academic environment. Working with our teaching affiliates, we are able to give our trainees a wide array of experiences so that they can be equipped with the skills that they need to work in the field.

We offer 41 programs accredited by the ACGME, as well as in conjunction with Boston Children's Hospital, a combined pediatrics, adult psychiatry and child psychiatry triple board program and 7 non-ACGME accredited training programs. Our GME programs include a number of subspecialty and fellowship opportunities. 

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Residences + fellowships

We offer 45 programs accredited by the ACGME, as well as a combined pediatrics, adult psychiatry and child psychiatry triple board program. Our GME programs include 19 specialty ACGME accredited residency programs and a number of subspecialty and fellowship information.

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Diversity, equity + inclusion

Innovation is the backbone of our system, but it's our people who turn our ideas into reality. Our objective is to create a diverse workforce that reflects the communities we serve, where every employee can bring their authentic selves to work and we can tailor the care experience to meet the needs of different cultures, generations and preferences.

Graduate medical education

Discover what we offer by learning from our team and current trainees. We strive to provide top-notch education to all our trainees, with the help of educators and mentors who are dedicated to your success. We pride ourselves on offering a personalized and intimate graduate medical educational environment. Our residents and fellows are guided and mentored to explore and nurture their interests in a wide range of areas.

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