2 0 1 7 A N N U A L R E P O R T 5 RESIDENCY PROGRAMS INTERDISCIPLINARY MEDICAL SCIENCES The College of Medicine sponsors the following residency PROGRAM programs: This program, established in 2016 with the cooperation of six ∑ ∑ ∑ ∑ Dermatology at Dermatology Associates of other FSU colleges, is designed for undergraduates interested Tallahassee (DAT) (4 residents). in health-related careers. A rigorous science curriculum Emergency medicine at Sarasota Memorial Health serves as its foundation, and students may select one of three Care System (expects to accept first residents in July interdisciplinary majors that fits their developing career goals. 2019). ∑ ∑ Family medicine at Lee Health in Fort Myers (21 residents). ∑ ∑ ∑ ∑ ∑ ∑ Family medicine at Winter Haven Hospital Main campus (preparing to apply for initial provisional 1115 W. Call St. accreditation). Tallahassee, FL 32306-4300 General surgery at Tallahassee Memorial 850-645-9698 HealthCare (8 residents). email@example.com Internal medicine at Sarasota Memorial (13 www.med.fsu.edu residents). ∑ ∑ CONTACT US Internal medicine at Tallahassee Memorial (25 residents). FELLOWSHIP PROGRAMS ∑ ∑ Family medicine global health at Lee Health ∑ ∑ (2 fellows). ∑ ∑ Micrographic surgery and dermatologic oncology at DAT (1 fellow). BRIDGE TO CLINICAL MEDICINE PROGRAM The Bridge program is designed to expand the pool of successful medical school applicants from medically underserved, rural and inner-city communities. It is a 12-month program that provides both education in medical knowledge and experiences in clinical practice. SCHOOL OF PHYSICIAN ASSISTANT PRACTICE The first class of 40 PA students arrived in August, after the program earned provisional accreditation from the Accreditation Review Commission on Education for the Physician Assistant. The challenging 27-month program was designed to prepare graduates to practice medicine as part of the physician-PA team. Fifty students have accepted offers to join the second class. The third class will increase to the maximum of 60 students.