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Internal Medicine

Program Type: Military Medical Center

Location: Biloxi, MS

Accredited: Yes, Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education

Program Length: 3 years (1-year preliminary medicine internship offered) 

Required Pre-Requisite Training: Medical School Graduation

Categorical Year in Specialty Required:

  • If prior completed preliminary medicine internship, may start at PGY2 level with program director approval
  • If prior completed transitional year internship, may start at PGY1 level with partial credit with program director approval
  • If prior completed surgical year internship, will start at PGY1 level 

Total Approved Complement: 28

Approved per Year (if applicable): N/A

Dedicated research year offered: No

Medical Student Rotation availability:

  • 3rd year: Core Clerkship site for Uniformed Services University Students
  • 4th Year: Ward Medicine or subspecialty clinic-based elective

Additional degree concurrent with training (e.g. MPH): No

Program Phone Number: 228-376-3728


Program Hours of Operation: Monday-Friday 7 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Program Description

Keesler Air Force Base is home to Keesler Medical Center, a military hospital that cares for active duty service members and their families, retired service members and VA patients. The internal medicine residency is a three-year program that provides training in inpatient medicine, ambulatory medicine, and preventative care. Our program has training affiliations with the University of Mississippi Medical Center, Gulfport Memorial Hospital, and the Singing River Hospital system. Upon graduation, Keesler residents are board eligible, internal medicine physicians and many go on to subspecialties to include pulmonary critical care, cardiology, nephrology, allergy/immunology, endocrinology, gastroenterology, rheumatology, infectious disease and hematology/oncology. Our program prides itself on being a close knit family, having engaged faculty, and building fantastic physicians!

Mission, Vision and Aims

Curriculum and Schedules

Scholarly and Professional Development Opportunities

Participating Sites

Applicant Information, Rotation and Interview Opportunities

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Faculty and Mentorship


Contact Us

Internal Medicine Residency Program

Location: Keesler Medical Center, 1st Floor, Room 1F300

Hours of Operation:

7 a.m. to 5 p.m. CT

Phone: 228-376-3728

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