Train while making a difference!
This isn’t your ordinary residency!
Memorial Hospital’s Graduate Medical Education (GME) program has you in mind. Your future. Your abilities and training. Your desire to make a difference. While you’re learning, you’ll also be practicing and teaching, developing into the well-rounded physician you’re working hard to become. Memorial offers a comprehensive program that will prepare you to become an independent practicing physician with confidence.
Memorial’s Graduate Medical Education (GME) program provides progressive training and invaluable experience impacting communities where you can truly make a difference.
This is real practice. This is real life.
Our Residency Programs
The mission of the Memorial Health System is to build healthier communities. Our internal medicine and family medicine residency programs will do this through training and graduating well-balanced, compassionate physicians who are willing and dedicated to practicing the highest quality of medicine.
“We offer a great balance of academic learning and hands-on experiences. We look to attract residents who are eager to grow professionally as well as individually.”
Dr. Jimmy Dimitriades
Family Medicine Program Director
“The Memorial Internal Medicine Residency Program is committed to training physicians to provide humanistic quality care to diverse patient populations, to practice evidence-based medicine, and to become community leaders in health care.”
Dr. Wayne Latack
Internal Medicine Program Director
Memorial Family Medicine Residents Attend Primary Care Day at the Capitol
Dr. Shazzanne Pennant and Dr. Jonathan Hamilton represented Memorial GME Family Medicine during the Mississippi Academy of Family Physicians (MAFP) Primary Care Day at the Mississippi State Capitol on February 7, 2023.
Memorial Health earns accreditation to establish internal medicine graduate medical education program
Memorial Health System was granted initial accreditation through the Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education to establish its graduate medical education program in internal medicine, according to a Sept. 20 news release.
Memorial Health System to establish graduate medical education program in internal medicine
Memorial Health System has received initial accreditation to establish its graduate medical education program in internal medicine.
Why Train at Memorial?
Memorial Hospital has been the premier medical center for the Mississippi Gulf Coast since 1946, with two locations to serve our community - our main campus in Gulfport, MS and our newest hospital in Stone County. We boast a culture committed to delivering the highest quality treatment and greater access to progressive services and care to our thriving community.
Memorial is one of the most comprehensive healthcare systems in the state, which means that wherever our patients are in life, Memorial has their best health in mind.
Unparalleled Resident Wellness
We understand that your well-being is a crucial piece to your success in our GME program, which is why we have created a resident wellness program that encompasses physical, emotional, social, spiritual, and intellectual components specifically to help residents by encouraging and promoting a healthy lifestyle and work-life balance.
You’ll love living on the Mississippi Gulf Coast! Beaches? Check. Friendly people? Check. An affordable lifestyle? Check. Award-winning dining, thriving downtowns and plenty of nightlife? Check!
The Mississippi Gulf Coast is a great place to live. About an hour from the unique flavor of New Orleans and about an hour and a half from the Florida Panhandle, the Coast (as locals affectionately call it) has the irresistible combination of proximity and community. From ecotourism to craft breweries, from the excitement of our local casinos to the quiet beauty of preserved woodlands and national seashores, you’ll find plenty of reasons to quickly fall in love with the place we call home.
Memorial by the Numbers
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4500 Thirteenth Street
PO Box 1810
Gulfport, MS 39501