The University of Kentucky offers physician training programs in most medical and surgical specialties, and also offers training programs in dentistry, oral and maxillofacial surgery, pharmacy, optometry and pastoral care.
Through the Area Health Education Center (AHEC) Program, many departments offer residency training experiences in hospitals and practices that serve rural and underserved populations. In addition, the UK Medical Professions Placement Service works with residents/fellows to identify practice opportunities throughout the Commonwealth.
The following residencies and fellowships are offered through GME at UK:
Child & Adolescent Psychiatry
Dentistry – General
Dentistry – Pediatric
Family Medicine – Rural Training Program (Eastern Kentucky/Hazard)
Family Medicine – Rural Training Program (Morehead)
Internal Medicine - Categorical, Primary Care & Preliminary
Internal Medicine - Pediatrics
Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery
Pharmacy – additional specialty training available
Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Surgery – General & Preliminary
Thoracic (CT) Surgery - coming 2013