Life After Residency

Over the past decade, our residents have pursued successful careers in Subspecialty Fellowships, Primary Care, and Hospital-based Medicine. Our residents’ impressive ability to stay in the highly competitive Bay Area is a testament to VMC’s reputation for graduating excellent physicians.


 

Fellowship: ~40% of graduates

Where​

​What

Stanford University ~35% Allergy/Immunology 4%
California Program ~70% Cardiology 2%
West Coast Program ~85% Endocrinology 11%
Gastroenterology 9%
Geriatrics 7%
Global and Rural 2%
Hematology/Oncology 7%
​Infectious Disease 2%
Nephrology 13%
Palliative Care 2%
Pulmonary/Critical Care 29%
Rheumatology 9%


 
Primary Care: ~25% of graduates

Where

Approximately 90% decide to remain in the San Francisco Bay Area, including
 
  • SCVMC including Moorpark Teaching, Homeless Health, Custody Health Services and HIV (PACE) Clinic
  • Stanford University Hospital
  • Kaiser
  • Palo Alto Medical Foundation
  • Sutter Health
  • Private San Jose Primary Care Group


 
Hospital-based Medicine: ~35% of graduates

Where

Approximately 80% decide to remain in the San Francisco Bay Area, including
 
  • SCVMC
  • Stanford University Hospital
  • UC San Francisco
  • Kaiser
  • Palo Alto Medical Foundation
  • El Camino HospitalSutter Health
  • Private San Jose Hospitalist Groups

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