The Transitional Residency Program at John Peter Smith Hospital is ACGME accredited and accepts twelve residents each year. The program is based at John Peter Smith Hospital, the 573 bed public hospital in Fort Worth, Texas. This is a 12-month program designed to provide the resident with a broad internship prior to entering specialties such as Radiology, Ophthalmology, Dermatology, Physical Medicine/Rehabilitation and Radiation/Oncology.

Rotations include:

  • 2 months Internal Medicine
  • 2 months General Surgery
  • 2 months Emergency Medicine
  • 2 months Pediatrics
  • 1 month Family Medicine
  • 1 month Selective (Family Medicine, Emergency Medicine, General Surgery, Orthopaedics)
  • 2 months Elective

For more information about the JPS Health Network residency programs, please contact:
Ruth Cress