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For questions about our program, please contact Naureen Khan, our Program Coordinator, at (727) 341-4919.

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  • ERAS: 9991100243
  • NRMP: 2196999PO

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Welcome Letter from our Program Director

Welcome to St. Petersburg General Hospital Graduate Medical Education!

We are happy that you are considering our program as a potential site to continue your medical training. Currently, we offer the following ACGME-approved postgraduate programs: Transitional Year and Family Practice Residency PGY-1, PGY-2 & PGY-3.

Mission Statement

The St. Petersburg General Hospital Transitional Year Residency program’s mission is to develop the next generation of physicians and physician leaders. As a part of HCA Healthcare, we are driven by a single mission: Above all else, we are committed to the care and improvement of human life.

This program is designed to offer residents a rewarding, educational environment where residents are provided individualized learning opportunities by faculty and staff who support and sustain one another throughout quality care delivery. Our faculty are committed to ensuring the residents' clinical experience and educational needs are fulfilled while expanding residents’ perspectives to be inclusive of cultures, values, and ideals.

Program Overview

The Transitional Year program at St. Petersburg General Hospital is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education (ACGME).

We provide the initial opportunity for osteopathic medical school graduates to become involved in medical education training, emphasizing the osteopathic concept of total health care.

During this year, interns shall complete an educational program involving extensive participation in patient care, characterized by an extensive range of inpatient and outpatient clinical experiences in the management of patients with a broad spectrum of health issues.

Residents rotate through inpatient internal medicine, ambulatory medicine, emergency medicine, and critical care as well as other elective medicine and surgical specialties.

Our sponsoring institution is HCA Healthcare West Florida GME Consortium and is affiliated with the University of South Florida (USF).

Get to Know the Team

My Myers, MD
Program Director

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Curriculum & Rotation Schedule

2020-2021 Transitional Year Curriculum

Rotation Weeks
Critical Care 4
Elective 8
Emergency Medicine 4
Internal Medicine Selective 4
Family Medicine 4
General Surgery 4
Hospital Medicine 16
Obstetrics 4
Anesthesia/Radiology 4

Conference Schedule


  • Monday-Thursday: Noon Lecture Didactics
  • Friday: Noon Lecture Didactics and Residency Advisory Committee
  • Monthly: Journal Club, Morbidity and Mortality Conference, Tumor Board and CME
  • Monthly Grand Rounds start the first week of May

Other educational opportunities:

  • Board Review
  • Business Side of Medicine
  • Financial Workshops
  • Electronic Libraries via HCA Healthcare and USF Morsani COM
  • Evidence-Based Medicine and Value-Based Operations
  • Simulation lab

Salary & Benefits Information

PGY1 – $54,267

  • Professional Liability Insurance
  • Medical/Dental/Life Insurance – Subject to Hospital policy
  • 15 Days Paid Time Off
  • Two (2) Lab Coats
  • Meals provided while on duty