The John A. Burns School of Medicine (JABSOM) and several major medical centers in Hawai`i cooperatively conduct residency (post-MD graduate medical education) programs and post-residency fellowships. In the embedded video, meet some of our newest Residents, who are on the job, being supervised by JABSOM Faculty. To link directly to the video, click HERE.
Read more about our Residency Training programs:
We offer post-graduate training to more than 230 Residents and Fellows in the specialties and subspecialties of:
- Internal Medicine(including Geriatrics and Cardiovascular Disease)
- Surgery (including Surgical Critical Care)
- Family Medicine (including Sports Medicine)
- Psychiatry(including Geriatric, Child and Adolescent and Addictions)
- Obstetrics and Gynecology
- Pediatrics(including Neonatal-Perinatal)
- Orthopaedic Surgery
- The Transitional YearResidency Program provides a single year of clinical experience in various disciplines such as medicine and surgery.
- The Triple Board Residency Program is accredited by Pediatrics, Psychiatry and Child and Adolescent Psychiatry. A Maternal-Fetal Medicine Fellowship is also offered.
The Accreditation Council of Graduate Medical Education (ACGME) accredits all programs, except the Maternal-Fetal Medicine Fellowship, which is accredited by the American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology.
Although Residents and Fellows train primarily in the major O`ahu hospitals above, other training sites include facilities on neighbor islands such as Hilo Medical Center, Maui Memorial Medical Center, and Moloka`i General.
The Hawai`i Residency Programs, Inc. (HRP) is a not-for-profit corporation, comprised of JABSOM, as the Sponsoring Institution, and four of our major hospital training sites, The Queen’s Medical Center, Kapi`olani Medical Center for Women and Children, Kuakini Medical Center, Wahiawā General Hospital and Kaiser Permanente. The Veterans Administration and the Hawai`i State Department of Health are also affiliated with HRP. HRP employs the Residents and Fellows and coordinates the administration of the university-directed residency training programs. HRP also acts as a liaison between the programs and the affiliated training hospitals.