Frequently Asked Questions

What are the benefits of training at CHRISTUS Good Shepherd Medical Center in Longview? 

This unopposed program allows our residents to work with internists and the many number of subspecialties offered within our health system. The patient demographics of this historically medically-underserved area highlight really sick patients, needing care from our internal medicine providers. Our residents see many zebras in East Texas!

Does the program accept fourth-year sub-internships? 

Yes, if you are interested in a rotation as a fourth-year medical student, please contact our program at netx.gs.residencyprogram@christushealth.org.

Does the program accept International Medical Graduates? 

International Medical Graduates have played a vital role in our program to date. Step 1 and Step 2 transcripts, along with ECFMG certification, are required with application submission. Visa sponsorship may be considered.

Does the program offer observerships? 

No observerships are currently offered.