In Affiliation with the Texas A&M College of Medicine
CHRISTUS Good Shepherd Health System is affiliated with Texas A&M College of Medicine for our three-year internal medicine residency program in Longview. Residents train primarily at CHRISTUS Good Shepherd Medical Center - Longview in a variety of healthcare settings including inpatient, outpatient and emergency care.
CHRISTUS Health is the institutional sponsor of the CHRISTUS Good Shepherd Internal Medicine Residency program, as well as two other Texas residency programs in Corpus Christi and San Antonio. Partnering with Texas A&M for academic support gives us many resources for residents and students, faculty development, medical research and program growth.
With more than 20,000 annual inpatient admissions, 88,000 annual emergency room visits, and more than 30 CHRISTUS Trinity Clinic locations providing primary and immediate care services, we are able to offer physicians a range of healthcare settings with a variety of patients to treat. We offer a diverse patient population as well as experienced faculty members with a commitment to residency education, allowing our residents to gain valuable knowledge and hands-on experience.
After completion, many residents choose to practice as primary care providers or as hospitalists. Others go on to do additional training in various sub-specialties including cardiology, pulmonary-critical care, infectious disease, endocrinology, geriatrics, GI/hepatology, and hematology/oncology/leukemia.