GME Program List

Yale New Haven Hospital's GME department offers residency and fellowship programs. The programs are listed below, with a brief description and links for detailed information.

Anesthesiology

The program enables each resident to develop his or her skills to the highest capacity, by providing an in-depth didactic program, a wide variety of clinical experiences and outstanding teaching and mentorship.
Please contact the department office for more information.
Please contact the department office for more information.
The one-year fellowship program is designed to allow the fellow maximal exposure to the management of complex obstetrical cases, clinical research and teaching opportunities.

The 12-month subspecialty training program is designed to prepare physicians for the clinical practice of pediatric anesthesiology. Research opportunities are available and encouraged to assist those interested in a career in academic medicine.

Learn more about the Pediatric Anesthesiology Fellowship

The department offers a wide range of supervised opportunities for fellowship trainees.

Learn more about the Quality and Safety Fellowship

The Yale Regional Anesthesia Fellowship is a one-year program designed to train the candidate in ultrasound, nerve stimulation and landmark guided peripheral nerve blocks using both single injection and continuous catheter technique.

Learn more about the Regional Anesthesiology Fellowship

Dermatology

Residents give lectures to the staff of the Pediatric Primary Care Center and the Internal Medicine Primary Care Center, and often become involved in clinical and/or basic science research. 

Learn more about Dermatology

The one-year fellowship program provides excellent training in dermatopathology, with an opportunity for an additional six months to work on research projects. 

Learn more about the Dermatopathology Fellowship

Please contact the department office for more information.

Emergency Medicine

The program offers exceptional training to prepare academically oriented leaders in emergency medicine. 

Learn more about Emergency Medicine

This ACGME-accredited fellowship in EMS provides training and education in all aspects of EMS.

Learn more about the EMS Fellowship

This program trains board eligible emergency physicians to become leaders in global health and to advance the science of global emergency care. 

Learn more about the Global Health & International Emergency Medicine Fellowship

The Yale University Medical Simulation Fellowship in Emergency Medicine is a one-year fellowship offered to a qualified emergency medicine residency graduate. 

Learn more about the Simulation Fellowship

This is a one-year program that will prepare graduates to lead an academic and/or community emergency ultrasound program. 

Learn more about the Ultrasound Fellowship

Internal Medicine

The program emphasizes clinical, teaching and laboratory skills appropriate to this specialty. 

Learn more about the Allergy & Immunology Fellowship

Fellows will develop their basic and clinical knowledge, procedural skills, clinical judgment, professionalism and interpersonal skills required as a specialist in cardiovascular diseases. 

Learn more about the Cardiovascular Disease Fellowship

Advanced training in this subspecialty is offered as a two-year program, which may be integrated with the general clinical cardiology fellowship. 

Learn more about the Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology Fellowship

The primary mission of the program is to train house officers to attain the knowledge, skills and attitudes to become excellent physicians, able to care for patients across the age span. 

Learn more about Combined Medicine-Pediatrics Residency

Clinical training for all cardiology fellows includes three months within the first two years in the YNHH Echo Lab. 

Learn more about the Echocardiography Fellowship

The Endocrinology Program offers separate fellowships concentrating on type 1 diabetes, type 2 diabetes, and bone and mineral metabolism. 

Learn more about the Endocrinology, Diabetes, Metabolism Fellowships

The one-year funded training program focuses on endoscopic ultrasound (EUS). 

Learn more about the Endoscopic Ultrasound Fellowship

The program is designed to prepare individuals for academic careers in digestive diseases. 

Learn more about the Gastroenterology Fellowship

Two post-doctoral fellowship programs are offered: Geriatric Medicine and Geriatric Clinical Epidemiology and Aging-Related Research (T32). 

Learn more about the Geriatric Medicine Fellowships

Training in the area of heart failure and cardiac transplantation is an integral part of the cardiology fellowship. 

Learn more about the Heart Failure Fellowship

Please contact the department office for more information. 

Learn more about the Hepatology Transplant Fellowship

During this intensive one-year training program, fellows develop clinical expertise in symptom assessment and management as well as advanced communication skills with patients, families, and other health care providers. 

Learn more about the Hospice and Palliative Medicine Fellowship

The program includes one year of full-time clinical training and two (or more) years of clinical or laboratory research. 

Learn more about the Infectious Diseases Fellowship

The overarching goal is to prepare each resident with a solid grounding in internal medicine in an environment that strongly fosters intellectual curiosity and a spirit of inquiry. 

Learn more about Internal Medicine

The one-year fellowship, certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine, is for subspecialty training in angioplasty.

Learn more about the Interventional Cardiology Fellowship

The Yale Medical Oncology-Hematology Fellowship Program is a 36 month training program that adheres to the ACGME and ABIM guidelines for combined training in Medical Oncology and Hematology. The fellowship program provides comprehensive clinical training in the diagnosis and management of neoplastic and benign hematologic disorders and a robust research experience to prepare fellows for a career in academic medicine.  Fellows have the opportunity to train in diverse health care systems and to care for a diverse patient population with respect to gender and socio-economic backgrounds. 

Learn more about the Medical Oncology-Hematology Program

The program offers fellows several options for clinical and research training in nephrology. 

Learn more about the Nephrology Fellowship

Training leads to ACC/ASNC Level III certification in Nuclear Cardiology and Nuclear Regulatory Committee licensure after completion of the radiation physics course. 

Learn more about the Nuclear Cardiology Fellowship

The program offers an integrated two-year academic and practicum program, with an optional third year for additional research experience. 

Learn more about Preventive Medicine

The program seeks to train physicians who desire a generalist background to their careers in medicine, whether as a general internist, subspecialist, practitioner, educator or researcher. 

Learn more about Primary Care

The three-year program includes at least 18 months of clinical training and 18 months of research in PCCM medicine. 

Learn more about the Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine Fellowship

The training program is designed to prepare postdoctoral fellows for careers in academic investigative rheumatology, offering both clinical and research fellowships. 

Learn more about the Rheumatology Fellowship

Please contact the department office for more information.

Medical Genetics

Please contact the department office for more information.

Neurology

The Division of Neurodegenerative Disorders offers a one or two year fellowship in behavioral neurology. 

Learn more about Behavioral Neurology

The program typically includes two years of clinical training in an inpatient and outpatient setting, as well as research that may be basic or clinical. 

Learn more about the Epilepsy Fellowship

This is a one-year fellowship combining clinical training and research. 

Learn more about the Movement Disorders Fellowship

This is a two-year fellowship combining clinical training and laboratory research in multiple sclerosis and neuroimmunology. 

Learn more about the Multiple Sclerosis Fellowship

The one- or two-year program offers the entire spectrum of clinical neuro-oncology, multidisciplinary teaching sessions, clinical trials and basic research. 

Learn more about the Neuro-Oncology Fellowship

During two years of training, fellows gain proficiency in the medical management of general critical care patients through additional core required rotations in the medical, surgical, and multitrauma ICUs.

Learn more about the Neurocritical Care Fellowship

The residency program offers comprehensive clinical training in all aspects of neurology, while helping each resident to identify and achieve his or her individual career goals. 

Learn more about Neurology

The program covers all aspects of EMG/NC studies, providing excellent clinical experience and research opportunities. 

Learn more about the Neuromuscular Medicine Fellowship

This program, offered by the Division of Vascular Neurology is a one-year fellowship in stroke. 

Learn more about the Vascular Neurology Fellowship

Obstetrics & Gynecology

The three-year program is designed to educate physicians in the comprehensive management of women with cancer of the reproductive organs. 

Learn more about the Gynecologic Oncology Fellowship

The program combines exceptional clinical training in high-risk obstetrics with an array of opportunities in basic science, clinical and translational research. 

Learn more about the Maternal-Fetal Medicine Fellowship

The primary goal of the residency program is to produce OB/GYN clinicians who have outstanding knowledge, a strong theoretic base and expert surgical skills. 

Learn more about Obstetrics & Gynecology

The three-year program offers an interdisciplinary clinical and research training in reproductive endocrinology and infertility. 

Learn more about the Reproductive & Endocrine-Infertility Medicine Fellowship

The three-year program ensures that the fellow acquires the clinical skills needed to provide comprehensive management to women with a broad range of pelvic floor disorders. 

Learn more about the Urogynecology Fellowship

Opthamology

The fellow in the one-year program becomes an active member of the Glaucoma Section, working closely with the clinical faculty and the glaucoma resident in the clinical and surgical care of glaucoma patients.

Learn more about the Glaucoma Fellowship

The three-year residency program is designed to train future leaders in both clinical and academic ophthalmology. 

Learn more about Ophthalmology

The two-year program is devoted to clinical training in the evaluation, diagnosis, and medical and surgical management of vitreoretinal diseases. 

Learn more about the Retina Fellowship

Orthopedics and Rehabilitation

The concept of graduated responsibility, a firm commitment and characteristic of this residency program, is realized through two parallel approaches, one structural and the other based upon individual assessment. 

Learn more about Orthopedic Surgery

The surgical experience will include arthroscopic, open and revision shoulder and elbow surgery. 

Learn more about the Shoulder & Elbow Fellowship

Please contact the department office for more information.

Pathology

The one-year program is a primarily clinical experience, centered at Yale New Haven Hospital with a 6-week rotation at the American Red Cross Connecticut Region in Farmington, CT, and a 4-week rotation at the VA Connecticut Healthcare System West Haven Campus.

Learn more about the Blood Bank & Transfusion Medicine Fellowship

A critical and unique part of the three- to four-year program is the understanding and application of advanced molecular techniques to cytodiagnostics. 

Learn more about the Cytopathology Fellowship

The one-year clinical program is designed to develop diagnostic expertise in surgical pathology, specifically endocrine, head and neck pathology for either academic or community settings.

Learn more about the Endocrine, Head & Neck Pathology Fellowship

The one-year program combines training in diagnostic gastrointestinal and hepatic pathology with clinical research, and an opportunity to spend additional years in basic research. 

Learn more about the Gastrointestinal Pathology Fellowship

The one- to two-year program combines training in diagnostic breast and gynecologic surgical pathology with training in translational research. 

Learn more about the Gynecologic and Breast Pathology Fellowship

The program is designed to provide a comprehensive experience in all aspects of hematopathology, including consultative clinical practice, diagnostic testing, multi-level teaching and an understanding of the principles of biomedical research. 

Learn more about the Hematopathology Fellowship

The one-year program, for physicians board certified or eligible in clinical pathology or infectious diseases, combines clinical, research and teaching responsibilities. 

Learn more about the Medical Microbiology Fellowship

The program is a joint activity of the Departments of Pathology, Laboratory Medicine and Genetics at Yale School of Medicine and the Department of Pathology & Laboratory Medicine at the Connecticut VA Medical Center.

Learn more about the Molecular Genetic Pathology Fellowship

Please contact the department office for more information.

The residency program focuses on developing and enhancing the role of the pathologist as a diagnostic consultant, using both traditional techniques and state-of-the-art approaches. 

Learn more about Pathology

The program provides clinical and academic training in various subspecialties. 

Learn more about the Surgical Pathology Fellowship

Pediatrics

The three-year program is open to pediatricians who have completed residency training and are interested in clinical neonatology and developmental biology.

Learn more about the Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine Fellowship

The three-year program is a balance between extensive clinical exposure to a broad spectrum of congenital and acquired heart defects and cardiac arrhythmias, and active clinical or basic research. 

Learn more about the Pediatric Cardiology Fellowship

The philosophy is to design a training program to achieve the specific career goals of each trainee under the mentorship of senior clinical and research faculty. 

Learn more about the Pediatric Critical Care Fellowship

The three-year program includes pediatric emergency medicine rotations, plus collateral activities and training.

Learn more about the Pediatric Emergency Medicine Fellowship

The first year of the program is primarily spent in clinical training, with the remaining two to three years in research. 

Learn more about the Pediatric Endocrinology Fellowship

The program's goal is to equip the subspecialty resident with the clinical and research skills to become an independent and productive academic pediatric gastroenterologist. 

Learn more about the Pediatric Gastroenterology/Hepatology Fellowship

In addition to clinical training, each fellow completes a closely mentored research project, available in three broad disciplines — global infectious diseases, microbial pathogenesis, and clinical/molecular epidemiology. 

Learn more about the Pediatric Infectious Diseases Fellowship

The program provides broad experience in the clinical discipline of nephrology and intensive research training. 

Learn more about the Pediatric Nephrology Fellowship

The goal of the program is to train physicians to be academic pediatric pulmonologists who can deliver compassionate, superior patient care and possess an excellent fund of medical and scientific knowledge. 

Learn more about the Pediatric Pulmonology Fellowship

The residency program provides an outstanding education in pediatric medicine while delivering the highest caliber of patient care, accomplished with the combined commitment of the Department of Pediatrics and Yale New Haven Children's Hospital. 

Learn more about Pediatrics

Pharmacy

Through participation in diverse learning experiences, a pharmacist completing this program shall gain the skills and attributes necessary to positively affect patient outcomes in a variety of settings.

Learn more about the Pharmacy Services Program at YNHH

The residency allows integration with a dynamic, multidisciplinary health care team, collaborating with world-class clinicians as residents build the knowledge and expertise to define your future as a pharmacy professional.

Learn more about the PGY1 Pharmacy Residency Program

The Critical Care Pharmacy Residency Program trains residents to practice as Clinical Pharmacists in the critical care setting, as they gain experience in a broad range of critical care settings which will allow them to practice either in a mixed critical care unit or a specialized unit.

Learn more about the Critical Care Pharmacy Residency Program

The PGY2 residency program is designed to support pharmacists interested in pursuing high-level managerial, supervisory, and leadership positions in an institutional pharmacy practice setting.

Learn more about Health-System Pharmacy Administration

Through participation in diverse infectious diseases learning experiences, a pharmacist completing the YNHH PGY2 infectious diseases Pharmacy Residency Program shall develop the skills and attributes necessary to optimize patient outcomes regarding infectious diseases, to collaborate  in the multidisciplinary provision of healthcare, provide evidence-based recommendations to guide antimicrobial therapy, and to effectively manage his/her individual professional practice in infectious diseases.

Learn more about Infectious Diseases Pharmacy Residency Program

The vision of the Oncology Pharmacy Services at Smilow Cancer Hospital at Yale New Haven is that as part of a multidisciplinary team, the oncology pharmacy team will optimize the drug therapy of every cancer patient in our system.

Learn more about Oncology Pharmacy Services at Smilow Cancer Hospital

The resident completing this program shall gain the skills and knowledge necessary to positively impact pediatric and neonatal patient outcomes. A graduate of this program will be qualified to function as an inpatient acute care clinical pharmacy specialist. Click to learn more 

Learn more about the Pediatric Pharmacy Program

The PGY2 Pharmacy Residency in Psychiatry is designed to equip residents with the skills necessary to participate as integral members of inpatient and outpatient interdisciplinary teams caring for individuals with psychiatric and neuropsychiatric disorders as well as assuming responsibility for patient-centered medication therapy.

Learn more about the Pharmacy Residency in Psychiatry

The YNHH PGY2 Transplantation Pharmacy Residency Program trains residents to practice as Clinical Pharmacists across the phases of transplantation. They will gain experience in a broad range of transplantation settings which will allow them to practice either in an in or outpatient setting and work with all solid organ transplantation varieties.

Learn more about the Transplantation Pharmacy Residency Program

Podiatry

Please contact the department office for more information.

Psychiatry

The residency program provides advanced training in the evaluation, treatment, research and teaching of substance-related disorders, plus techniques required in the treatment of patients with dual diagnosis. 

Learn more about the Addiction Psychiatry Fellowship

This program accepts two trainees a year who have a strong interest in developmentally-focused mental health and intend to follow an academic career trajectory. 

Learn more about Adult/Child Psychiatry

The program provides superior clinical skills in working with children and families in the full arena of community and clinical care settings and multidisciplinary context, as well as research opportunities.

Learn more about Child and Adolescent Psychiatry

The program is a partnership between Yale School of Medicine's Law and Psychiatry Division and Yale Law School. 

Learn more about the Forensic Psychiatry Fellowship

The program is designed to provide psychiatrists with expertise in the diagnosis and treatment of neuropsychiatric disorders in late life, to develop skills as educators and to stimulate interest in research. 

Learn more about the Geriatric Psychiatry Fellowship

The four-year residency is designed to provide on-the-job training experiences, mentorship and an individualized education plan as the foundation for a career in psychiatry. 

Learn more about Psychiatry

The program provides training in in-patient hospital consultation psychiatry at Yale New Haven Hospital and the VA Connecticut Healthcare System. 

Learn more about the Psychosomatic Medicine Fellowship

The program provides advanced training in clinical, administrative and legal aspects of psychiatry within the public sector, including policy development on a statewide level. 

Learn more about the Public Psychiatry Fellowship

Radiology

Yale University Department of Radiology and the Yale School of Management (SOM) offer a fellowship to an American Board Certified (ABR) Diagnostic Radiologist who aspires to administrative leadership positions in private or academic practice. 

Learn more about the Administrative Leadership Fellowship

The goal of the program is to provide the fellow with education and experience in the field of breast imaging and to apply this knowledge in reducing breast cancer mortality. 

Learn more about the Breast Imaging Fellowship

Three types of fellowships are offered: Body (Cross-Sectional) Imaging, MRI and Cardiovascular Imaging. 

Learn more about the Cross-Sectional Imaging Fellowships

The residency program provides training in image interpretation, clinical problem solving, performance of procedures, teaching and consultation, and research endeavors. 

Learn more about Diagnostic Radiology

Please contact the department office for more information.

Training in the one-year program features plain film interpretation, including general orthopedics, trauma, pediatric imaging, orthopedic CT, MRI, interventional procedures (bone and soft tissue biopsies), arthrography and CT guided tumor localization. 

Learn more about the Musculoskeletal Imaging Fellowship

Fellows are exposed to a rich clinical experience derived from training at several Yale New Haven facilities, with a combined total of 1150 beds in a tertiary referral center, as well as from outpatient specialty clinics. 

Learn more about the Neuroradiology Fellowship

This fellowship offers training for Nuclear Medicine residents, Nuclear Radiology fellows and PET-CT fellows. 

Learn more about the Nuclear Radiology Fellowship

Please contact the department office for more information. 

Learn more about the PET Imaging Fellowship

Fellows receive training in all areas of diagnostic angiography, other than the coronary or intracranial distribution. 

Learn more about Vascular & Interventional Radiology

Surgery

The program is designed to train leaders in academic surgical critical care and trauma through a rigorous clinical and educational experience. 

Learn more about the Critical Care Surgery Fellowship

The program provides advanced endocrine surgical training and research opportunities, conducted in an academic department emphasizing preoperative evaluation, operative skills and long-term management. 

Learn more about the Endocrine Surgery Fellowship

The mission of the program is to train the candidate in first-rate patient care, to prepare future leaders in diseases of the breast, to push the frontiers of breast surgical science, to serve the community in promoting cancer prevention and cancer control, and to educate.

Learn more about the Interdisciplinary Breast Surgery Fellowship

Please contact the department office for more information.

The residency is a five-year categorical program including surgical training and clinical research. 

Learn more about Otolaryngology

Educational opportunities include weekly curricular-driven pediatric surgical teaching conferences, surgical grand rounds and Tumor Board; the Surgical Skills and Simulation Center offers opportunities for surgeons-in-training to perfect their skills. 

Learn more about Pediatric Surgery

The residency is a fully accredited, six-year, integrated educational program. 

Learn more about Plastic Surgery

Please contact the department office for more information.

The residency program provides superior clinical and academic training to prepare residents to be the surgical leaders and educators of the future. 

Learn more about Surgery

The goal of the two-year residency is to train surgical specialists who will be qualified to practice this specialty and, particularly, who will have the opportunity and ability to become academicians. 

Learn more about the Thoracic Surgery Fellowship

This six-year integrated cardiothoracic surgical training program is focused on preparing its trainees to develop successful careers in academic cardiothoracic surgery. 

Learn more about Thoracic Surgery Integrated Residency

The two-year program involves the evaluation and management of kidney, pancreas and liver transplant surgery patients, with a focus on operative and non-operative decision-making. 

Learn more about the Transplant Surgery Fellowship

The integrated residency is aimed at successful graduates of an accredited medical or osteopathic school who wish to specialize in the field of vascular surgery. 

Learn more about the Vascular Surgery Fellowship

The primary objective of the residency, which encompasses the training of vascular surgeons/scientists, is to produce individuals with superior skills in the management of patients with vascular disease. 

Learn more about Vascular Surgery Residency

Transitional Year Program

Integrating rotations in Internal Medicine, General Surgery, Emergency Medicine, Pediatrics, Radiology and elective time, the Transitional program is sponsored by Yale New Haven Hospital's Departments of Medicine and Radiology and is affiliated with Yale School of Medicine. Assignments are broken into blocks, with residents assuming the same responsibilities as Categorical residents on respective services, including rotations in critical care units and specific medical and surgical services. You may also arrange electives in many of the hospital's available clinical teaching services, and orient them toward acute or ambulatory care. Among the choices are anesthesiology, dermatology, endocrinology, gastroenterology, infectious diseases, nephrology, neurology, ophthalmology, podiatry, radiation oncology, radiology and more.

During every rotation, you will be an integral member of the patient care team and encouraged to fully participate in departmental conferences and teaching activities. Full-time faculty and senior house officers provide individual supervision and teaching. Because we want you to get the most out of your residency experience, our full-time faculty is devoted solely to resident teaching - whether at a patient's bedside or as a mentor for a reading group.

Resident performance is evaluated monthly by departmental faculty, and the program director meets quarterly with individual trainees - assuring that you receive the counseling and tailored curriculum needed to best meet your career and training goals.

Urology

This one year provides a comprehensive training environment and experience with all phases of endoscopic, laparoscopic and robotic surgery. 

Learn more about the Endourology Fellowship

This is a one-year clinical fellowship in urologic oncology. 

Learn more about the Urologic Oncology Fellowship

The program accepts two residents each year for three years of clinical urology training, following two years of a basic surgical program. There also is a two-year research training grant slot available on an elective basis. 

Learn more about Urology