Prospective Residents The University of Rochester Medical Center is internationally recognized as a leader in education, research, and patient care. The School of Medicine and Dentistry has a long history of excellence in medical education, with graduate medical education programs available in every specialty and subspecialty. With over 700 residents and fellows engaged in graduate medical education at the University of Rochester Medical Center, the University was awarded an unprecedented 6-year institutitonal accreditation by the Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education (ACGME) for sponsorship of residency and fellowship programs. The University of Rochester Medical Center was also recognized by the ACGME's Committee on Innovation in the Learning Environment for creating an atmosphere that is supportive of educational excellence. We have achieved this recognition by blending academic excellence, exceptional bedside clinical teaching, and thoughtful innovations designed to meet the changing needs of future clinical practitioners. This site is designed to direct you to the individual programs of your interest.