Family Medicine Athens Residency Overview

The UTHSCT Family Medical Residency in Athens offers an unopposed community based rural training experience in all aspects of family medicine. The residents interact daily with family medicine faculty with years of experience caring for the rural patient. In addition, residents will interact with freshly trained family physicians (fellowship graduates) who believe and are trained […]

Family Medicine Athens Residency Curriculum

Our residents participate in 13 four-week rotations each year. Except when noted, the rotation will be in Athens, Texas. Since Family Physicians are generalists and rarely, after graduation, see three patients in a row with the same clinical problem and rarely will the patient just have one problem, the resident curriculum will reflect the real […]

Family Medicine Athens Residency Application

All residency applicants must apply through ERAS. We accept four residents every year. Criteria Graduate of an LCME/AOA accredited medical school Passed USMLE Step 1, Step 2 CK and Step 2 CS Dean’s letter 3 Letters of recommendation (preferably from faculty who you have worked with the applicant clinically) Curriculum vitae and personal statement   […]

Family Medicine Tyler Current Residents

Third Year Joshua Barker, MD UT Medical School at San Antonio Jeffrey Bell, MD University of Washington School of Medicine Brenda Karagozian, MD Chief Resident Texas A&M Health Science Center – College of Medicine Peter Karagozian, MD Texas A&M Health Science Center College of Medicine Erin Kipp, DO Lincoln Memorial University DeBusk College of Osteopathic Medicine Kenzie […]

Family Medicine Tyler Residency Curriculum

Our residents rotate through 13 four-week blocks across the three largest hospitals in Tyler. With over 1,000 combined patient beds, the variety in clinical pathology is truly all-encompassing. Come and enjoy a strong didactic experience at a university-based institution. Each Wednesday afternoon residents enjoy protected instruction time where they learn from specialists in nearly every […]

Family Medicine Athens Residency Welcome

I want you to know how appreciative we are that you are interested in our Family Medicine Residency program here in Athens, Texas. We are proud to be part of the family of residency programs sponsored by The University of Texas Health Science Center at Tyler (UTHSCT). Although our residency is new (ACGME accredited in […]