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Medical Student Placements


The Institute for Family Health welcomes medical students interested in gaining first-hand experience providing primary care in medically underserved communities. We offer medical student rotations at each of our three family medicine residency programs:

Harlem Residency in Family Medicine (Manhattan): Third and fourth year medical students from the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai can rotate at the Institute’s Family Health Center of Harlem, a busy community health center located at 119th Street and Madison Avenue, or its family medicine inpatient unit at Mount Sinai Hospital. Inquiries about any rotations should be directed to 

Mid-Hudson Family Practice Residency Program (Kingston, NY): Third and fourth year medical students rotate at various clinical sites including the Kingston Hospital, the Ellenville Hospital, and the Institute’s Family Health Centers in Kingston, New Paltz, Ellenville, Hyde Park, and Port Ewen. Third year rotations in Family Medicine and fourth year electives in Family Medicine and Inpatient Medicine are available. More information and application forms

Mount Sinai Downtown Residency in Urban Family Practice (Manhattan): Third and fourth year medical students can apply to complete one-month rotations. More information and application forms