We believe that the best patient care is provided by residents who have balanced and satisfying lives. Our department looks for ways to support our residents in this pursuit. We have regularly scheduled department sponsored events throughout the year and residents have informal gatherings at each other's homes, local establishments, restaurants and area attractions on a regular basis. One of the perks of attending residency in a city like Rochester is the wide variety of events and activities that are at your fingertips. Our residents' interests range from knitting to urban farming to hiking. Recently, a few of our residents were featured in a University of Rochester publication called Rochester Medicine. Read the article, First Day for New Residents Is Busy, Exciting and Rewarding.