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Cedar Rapids Family Medicine Residency

Resident Support

  • Resident Support Group meets weekly with program behavioralist and all residents
  • WACKO (Wise and Caring Knowledgeable Other) mentoring program assigns each resident to a faculty advisor for one-on-one residency and career advising
  • New interns get three weeks of orientation at the beginning of residency and two weeks more later in the intern year
  • Buddy system links each new intern to a senior resident, for initial call nights, ongoing advice, continuing mentoring during the transition to residency
  • Annual residency retreat

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Cedar Rapids Medical Education Foundation (CRMEF)

1260 2nd Avenue SE • Cedar Rapids, IA 52403 • Phone: (319) 297-2300 • Fax: (319) 297-2280