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Internal Medicine Residency Program at Northwestern Medicine McHenry Hospital

ACGME Program Code 1401600543

Message from the Program Director

Dear Future Colleagues,

We are delighted to extend our warmest welcome to you as potential members of our Internal Medicine residency program. As the Program Director, I am excited to share with you the core values and mission that guide us in shaping exceptional physicians for the future.

Our foremost commitment is to create a supportive and friendly environment in which each resident's self-motivation and goal-driven spirit can truly flourish. We believe that a nurturing atmosphere enhances learning and encourages personal growth, which are essential foundations for becoming outstanding physicians.

Our program is designed to equip you with the skills and knowledge needed to excel in a multitude of specialties under the broad umbrella of Internal Medicine. Whether you aspire to be a well-rounded Internal Medicine Primary Care Provider, a dedicated hospitalist, or plan to embark on a rewarding fellowship journey, our curriculum is tailored to provide you with a solid foundation.

The backbone of our program lies in our highly motivated and dedicated faculty members. They are not only committed to delivering exceptional training, but also to serving as mentors and guides as you navigate your medical journey. Our aim is to ensure that you graduate as a confident and competent practitioner, well-prepared to contribute positively to patient care, regardless of your chosen path. We take pride in the fact that our program's development is fueled by the feedback and support of our residents. We are dedicated to fostering an environment of open communication and continuous growth. Your insights and suggestions are invaluable in shaping our program to be the best it can be.

As you consider your future in medicine, I encourage you to envision the limitless possibilities that our Internal Medicine residency program can offer. You will be part of a community that values collaboration, respects diversity, and is dedicated to achieving excellence in all facets of patient care.

Thank you for considering our program as the platform for your medical training and career advancement. We look forward to the opportunity to meet you, learn from you, and support you in achieving your aspirations. Should you have any questions or need further information, please do not hesitate to reach out to us. We are here to assist you on this exciting journey.

Warm regards,

Maryna Shayuk, MD
Program Director
Associate Professor of Medicine