Women's Health Track

WOMEN’S HEALTH TRACK

Goals of the Program

  • Enrich resident training in by offering gender specific clinical experiences throughout a women’s lifespan within the ambulatory block.
  • Promote Women’s Health Research opportunities.
  • Provide mentorship and scholarly activities for residents
  • Produce graduates who are proficient in women’s health practices and encourage pursuing careers in internal medicine subspecialties, academic medicine or primary care.

Program Highlights

  • 3 year Multi-disciplinary ambulatory rotation focused on the uniqueness and wide range of medical issues of women.
  • 3 year ambulatory care rotations can be individualized to the resident’s future career path especially those who want to go into fellowships.
  • Integration of IM inpatient rotations and WH ambulatory block
  • Develop didactics that highlight women’s health issues with awareness on how gender plays a role in the diagnosis and treatment plan.

 

 

Contact Information

Deidra Beshear, MD
dbesh2@uky.edu

Kelsey Thompson, MD
kelsey.thompson2@uky.edu

Katie Twist, MD
ketwis2@uky.edu

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