Clinical Skills Development
Commitment to Education
Note: Night Float is scheduled in 2 two-week blocks.
Curriculum development is an ongoing process and changes in the schedules may be made as appropriate.
The required ambulatory month for categorical internal medicine includes clinics in ophthalmology, allergy and immunology, ENT, adolescent medicine, orthopedics, hospice and palliative care, rheumatology and wound care.
The required ambulatory month for transitional and preliminary year includes clinics in pediatrics, general medicine, general surgery, family medicine and ob/gyn.
If you have further questions, please e-mail the Medical Education Department at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Benefits (subject to change)
The resident salaries for the 2012-2013 academic year are:
Beaches on Lake Michigan are within walking distance from the hospital. The Art Institute, Field Museum of Natural History, Shedd Aquarium, Adler Planetarium, Museum of Science and Industry and Lincoln Park Zoo are all within easy reach.
The summer months bring a variety of activities, including art fairs in the Lake View, Gold Coast, Old Town and Hyde Park neighborhoods and free concerts at beautiful Millennium Park. The Lyric Opera of Chicago, Chicago Symphony Orchestra and the Chicago Shakespeare Theatre are just a few of the city’s cultural treasures.
For sports fans, Chicago is home to Cubs and White Sox baseball, Chicago Bulls basketball, Chicago Bears football and Chicago Fire soccer. Beautiful theaters located in downtown Chicago are home to exciting plays, musicals and ballets. Please visit the City of Chicago web site for more information.
Weiss Memorial Hospital has teamed up with several Chicago professional athletic organizations, including the Chicago Sky professional women's basketball team and the Joffrey Ballet, Chicago’s premier dance company, to become their exclusive healthcare partner, providing them with team physicians.
Associate Director: Allan Tachauer, M.D., F.A.C.P.
2010-2011 Chief Residents: Mugurel Bazavan, M.D. and Ashvarya Mangla, M.D.
Program Administrator: Terry N. Tuohy
Program Coordinator: Karen Verga
Core Faculty: Hema Azad, M.D., David Balling, M.D., Theodore Balsam, M.D., Nelson Kanter, M.D., Sabah Khan, M.D., Clement Rose, M.D.
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