Medicine (MED)

Department of Medicine

Uniformed Services University

Medical Student Information

WELCOME to the Department of Medicine's Student Information Page. This site provides USU medical students useful information on Department of Medicine teaching programs and helpful links to other important sites during your 4 years at USU. You will also find links to Army, Navy and Air Force service-specific post graduate medical education opportunities.

General Information:

MS 3 Students

Post-Clerkship Students (4th year students)

Director of Advanced Clerkship Programs, Internal Medicine:
Lt Col Ellen Im

Advanced Clerkship Program Coordinator
Ms.Carlotta Sommers

Graduate Medical Education Links

Medical Student Publications


Mission Statement

Department of Medicine Mission

 The USU Department of Medicine leads the global military academic internal medicine faculty to execute the University and School of Medicine strategic framework for distinction in education and training, research and scholarship, and leadership and service.

Department of Medicine Vision 

To inspire enduring excellence in academic internal medicine throughout the military health system through rigorous scholarship, outstanding clinical care, resolute mentorship, and open collaboration.

Department of Medicine Goals

Optimize military health care and serve our patients, their families, and the nation.

Champion relevant basic, translational, clinical, and educational research.

Widely disseminate knowledge that impacts educational, research, and clinical practice.

Grow future academic leaders.

Foster a safe and pleasant work environment.

MED Contact Info

Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences
Department of Medicine

Bldg 85T, ROOM 2C26
4301 Jones Bridge Road, 
Bethesda, Maryland 20814-4799

Chair (301) 295-2010