Internal Medicine | Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center

Welcome to Internal Medicine

The department is dedicated to patient care, teaching at the fellowship, resident and medical student levels, and research.  It is a strong and growing department with a close faculty-fellow/resident/student interrelationship.  We have a strong foundation in general internal medicine plus related subspecialties.

IM Clerkship

Third year medical students on Internal Medicine rotations will develop basic competencies in evaluation and management of adult patients, build a core knowledge of common diseases seen in Internal Medicine, and acquire skills, professional attitudes, and humanistic qualities needed for the care of Internal Medicine patients. MORE

ACGME Full Accreditation

The TTUHSC Permian Basin Department of Internal Medicine resident training program operates under the status of continued full accreditation by the Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education (ACGME). The ACGME establishes national standards for programs and regularly inspects those programs for assurances of compliance. Our resident program currently enjoys the highest level of accreditation possible. The program also operates under campus level governance according to the House Staff Policies and Procedures, which are updated annually to assure the welfare of physicians-in-training.

Residency Training Program

The program is a fully accredited three-year residency designed to provide practical and didactic education in the broad field of internal medicine.  Board-certified subspecialty faculty teach all of the major internal medicine specialties.  Each resident has the opportunity to become proficient in all procedures common to the internist. MORE

Resident Interview

Interview Season Information

Application deadline for Academic Year 2023 - 2024 is September 30, 2022.  We only accept ERAS applications.  Interviews will take place between August 2022 - October 2022.

Application deadline for Academic Year 2023 - 2024 is October 31, 2022.  We only accept ERAS applications.  Interviews will take place between November 2022 through February 2023.

Fellowship Programs

Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism: The goal of the Endocrinology Fellowship Program is to train physicians to achieve the knowledge, skills, and attitudes required of a specialist in Endocrinology.  The Permian Basin Campus has the only ACGME accredited adult Endocrinology Fellowship in West Texas.  MORE

Cardiology: The overall goal of our Fellowship Program is to provide comprehensive training in cardiology, focusing on the competencies put forth by the American Council for Graduate Medical Education (ACGME).  Upon completion of training fellows will have successfully acquired the knowledge, skills and attitudes required for independent practice and certification by the American Board of Internal Medicine.

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Internal Medicine Administrative Office
Phone: 432.703.5340

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Simmulation Session

Simulation-Based Training

The simulation-based training program provides a state-of the art learning environment, with the training process and debrief remaining at the forefront nationally.