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UPMC Medical Education/Altoona Hospital Program
Altoona, PA
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Located in beautiful central Pennsylvania, we are the only residency in a rural area, 374 bed regional hospital, part of the UPMC system. We have a large, diverse faculty and great residents. High QOL community with low cost of living. Pittsburgh (2-hr), Penn State (1/2 hr). Individualized, flexible training in a close-knit, friendly team. Customized tracks. Strong in OB, procedures, peds, and women's health, and palliative care. We train residents in the broad spectrum of family medicine.
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Program best described as
Community-based university affiliated
Primary teaching site
UPMC Altoona
Accredited length of training
3
Required length
3
Accepting applications for training that begins in 2023-2024 Yes
Will be accepting applications for training that begins in 2024-2025 Yes
Program start dates July
Participates in ERAS® Yes
Affiliated with U.S. government No
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Location

Altoona Family Physicians
Ste F2
501 Howard Ave
Altoona, PA 16601

Sponsor

UPMC Medical Education 3600 Forbes Ave
Pittsburgh, PA 15213

Participant(s)

UPMC Altoona 620 Howard Ave
Altoona, PA 16601-4899

Program Director: Donald M Beckstead MD
Altoona Family Physicians
Ste F2
501 Howard Ave
Altoona, PA 16601
Tel: (814) 889-2020
Fax: (814) 889-2213
E-mail: [email protected]
Person to contact for more information about the program: Lindsey Richards
Altoona Family Physicians
Ste F2
501 Howard Ave
Altoona, PA 16601
Tel: (814) 889-2020
Fax: (814) 889-2213
E-mail: [email protected]
Last updated: 10/26/2022
Survey Received: 7/20/2022