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New York Medical College Program at Landmark Medical Center

Virtual Open House 10/27/21

Welcome to Landmark Medical Center! We are proud to announce our inaugural ACGME Internal Medicine Residency Program sponsored by New York Medical College for the 2021 year. We are very excited to be welcoming 17 residents with the start of this program. Landmark Medical Center and New York Medical College are both committed to the continued medical education and training of residents in a safe, challenging, but rewarding environment.

2021 Inaugural Class of Residents

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For academic leadership, Landmark Medical Center is proud to announce Glenn Fort MD, as Program Director. Dr. Fort has been involved in medical education for an extensive period of time with a faculty appointment as Associate Program Director for Alpert Medical School at Brown University. Dr. Fort has spent much of his professional career at Landmark Medical Center as Chief Medical Officer, Chief of Infectious Diseases and overseeing the Travel Clinic. Dr. Fort serves on many committees within Landmark Medical Center. His resume includes past involvement in publications and professional presentations to the public and medical community with a focus on his specialty, Infectious Diseases. His experience in medical education brings a steady hand in the development of this residency and the guidance of our core of medical trainers.

Message from the CEO

For the first time in the history of our hospital, Landmark Medical Center is proud to become a teaching hospital in partnership with New York Medical College. As part of our Internal Medicine Residency Program, we are excited to welcome students and residents effective June 21, 2021.

Landmark Medical Center has been a large part of the fabric of the community we serve for over 140 years. Evolving from Woonsocket Hospital to Landmark Medical Center and always taking into consideration the needs of the people we care for. We welcome our Residents and Interns to help us to better serve those in our communities and offer new opportunities to expand the resources for their healthcare needs. The patients we serve in Northern RI and Southeastern Massachusetts will most certainly benefit from the knowledge, training, and experience our residents will bring.

We have our most experienced staff leading the program and working with the Residents and Interns. As they arrive at Landmark Medical Center from all over the world, we become more excited about the future of healthcare in the communities we serve. Welcome to Landmark!
Michael Souza CEO
Michael Souza

Message from the Program Director

Welcome to the New York Medical College/Landmark Medical Center Internal Medicine Program.

It was with great pleasure that we received notification that we had become accredited by the ACGME (American College of Graduate Medical Education) to establish a new internal medicine residency program at Landmark Medical Center in 2021 in conjunction with our parent academic institution New York Medical College.

For over a 145 years Landmark Medical Center has been integral to the city of Woonsocket and its population, representing over 40,000 people in what is considered an underserved area.

One of our goals is to ensure that we can best serve the community by teaching and graduating thoughtful, ethical and caring physicians who may want to give back to the community and stay on as primary care physicians, hospitalist or even go on to pursue fellowships, one day returning to the community. We expect our training will also teach you to uphold the moral standards of the medical profession.

Our philosophy is to treat residents as learners and not employees. We will strive to provide an atmosphere that is conducive to learning so that you can meet the goals of the ACGME. In return we look forward to your dedication, hard work, honesty and maintenance of the highest standards.

It is my hope and that of my Associate Director Dr. Syed Naqvi and GME Coordinator Paula Goncalves, that we can provide you with an excellent clinical experience where you fulfill the goals of why you wanted to become a physician in the first place.
Glenn G. Fort Program Director
Glenn G. Fort, MD, MPH, FACP, FIDSA
Program Director