Psychology Fellowship Faculty and Staff

  Administrative Leadership Pierre Neuenschwander, PhD, Senior Associate Provost Emmanuel Elueze, PhD, MD, MPA, Vice President for Medical Education and Professional Development Jeffery Matthews, MD, Chair, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Health Supportive Faculty The University of Texas at Tyler Charles Barké, PhD, Chair of Psychology and Counseling Sarah M Sass, PhD, Associate Professor of … Read more

Internal Medicine Longview Virtual Application Packet

Please download the following documents from our Virtual Application Packet. You will need to print the “Acknowledgements” document, complete, sign and return it to us as part of your application process. Thank you! Virtual Application Packet Documents Click to download the following PDF files. Each link will open in a new tab or window. Acknowledgements … Read more

Rural Psychiatry Residency Welcome

We are excited to introduce the Rural Psychiatry Residency program, located in beautiful Pittsburg, Texas! The Rural Psychiatry Residency program was developed in 2020 with the overarching goal of providing increased access to high quality mental health services in rural East Texas while simultaneously training the next generation of exceptional psychiatrists. Scroll down to view […]

Rural Psychiatry Residency Curriculum

PGY1 Family Medicine – 2 months Internal Medicine – 2 months Inpatient Adult Psychiatry – 6 months Inpatient Geriatric Psychiatry – 2 months PGY2 Neurology – 2 months Forensic Psychiatry – 1 month Addiction/Detox – 1 month Consult/Liaison – 2 months Outpatient Behavioral Clinic – 6 months PGY3 Outpatient Behavioral Clinic – 6 months Psych ER – 2 months PGY 4 Community Psychiatry – 2 months Consult […]

Rural Psychiatry Residency Application

Apply Now All residency applicants must apply through ERAS. Only applications submitted through ERAS will be reviewed. The following guidelines are used by the Residency Selection Committee to identify applicants to be interviewed and possibly considered for final ranking and/or eligibility for appointment: Graduate of an accredited LCME or AOA medical school Medical School Date of Graduation cut-off […]

Rural Psychiatry Residency Faculty and Staff

Program Leadership Arunditi Xantus, MD Program Director Associate Professor of Medicine Child/Adolescent & Adult Psychiatry Cindy Harrison, BA, C-TAGME Program and Education Manager Teaching Faculty Ushimbra Buford, MD Child/Adolescent Psychiatry Program Director, General Psychiatry Adult Psychiatry Jeffery Matthews, MD Chair, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Health Ralph de Similien, MD Associate Professor of Psychiatry John […]

Rural Psychiatry Residency Program

Our newly-accredited Rural Psychiatry Residency Program is rural training at its finest, with the perfect blend of educational opportunities positioned amid a number of medically-underserved counties in the Northeast Texas region. The large percentage of medically-underserved counties in Northeast Texas lack – yet need – better access to healthcare in general, and the University of […]

Rural Family Medicine Residency Welcome

We are pleased that you are interested in learning about the University of Texas Health Science Center Tyler, Rural Family Medicine Residency program. Scroll down to view our virtual tour video.   Our program was founded in 2016, with the intent of increasing access to quality healthcare in rural Northeast Texas. The residency is modeled […]

Rural Family Medicine Residency Overview

The University of Texas Health Science Center at Tyler (UTHSCT) Rural Family Medicine Residency Program in Pittsburg offers the best of both worlds. Resident physicians in this program will spend the first year of their three-year program in Tyler with access to nearly 1,000 inpatient teaching beds (all three Tyler Hospitals combined).  While in Tyler, […]