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Medical Education

Teaching Tomorrow’s Physicians

A Metro Doctor At Metro Health Hospital, we understand the vital role education plays in our society. To meet the needs of tomorrow’s health care specialists, we’re committed to helping students receive hands-on learning experiences in a wide array of medical disciplines.

As a result of this dedication, Metro Health Hospital has established itself as a major teaching hospital for Osteopathic physicians. Our affiliation with the Statewide Campus System of Michigan State University College of Osteopathic Medicine and our local membership with the Grand Rapids Medical Education and Research Center for Health Professions have strengthened our ability to prepare physicians for the competitive and rapidly evolving health care profession.

Metro Health offers the following programs

(Please note: Clicking on a particular internship, residency or fellowship will take you to a PDF file you can download and print. Use your back arrow to return to this page)




If you are interested in pursuing a residency or fellowship at Metro, please fill out the online application. All OGME-1 applications are taken through ERAS.

Learn about Rotations.

Academic and research opportunities are available:

  • Monthly journal clubs
  • Weekly educational days
  • Practice management
  • Procedural workshops
  • Text and tape review
  • Daily hospital lectures
  • Statewide campus system educational days
  • Technical assistance from faculty for required research paper
  • Grand Rapids Medical Education Partners visiting professor series and Grand Rounds
  • Case reviews

We also offer ambulatory care teaching clinics with more than 25,000 visits per year in family practice, OB/GYN, internal medicine, ophthalmology, general surgery and urology.

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