Work side-by-side with some of the nation’s leading scientists and physicians in clinical care and research


The rigorous professional training is designed to prepare medical residents for independent medical practice and board certification.

About Residency and Clinical Fellowships

From Anesthesiology to Trauma Care, clinical faculty of the Keck School of Medicine of the University of Southern California direct a broad range of accredited residency and fellowship training programs at the LALos Angeles General Medical CenterC+USC Medical Center and other nearby institutions.

Many applicants to Keck School resident training programs are attracted by the opportunity to train at Los Angeles General Medical Center—one of the country’s largest teaching hospitals. Resident training also greatly benefits from training at USC-affiliated state-of-the-art private hospitals such as Keck Hospital of USC and Children’s Hospital Los Angeles.

The majority of Keck School training programs admits new MD graduates through the national matching program and centralized application service administered by the American Association of Medical Colleges.

Specific information regarding residency programs and clinical fellowship opportunities can be found within their respective department web pages.

Residency and Fellowship Program Overview Videos

Dean Meltzer Message to Prospective Trainees

Residency Program

Fellowship Program


Office of Graduate Medical Education


The USC Office of Graduate Medical Education provides oversight and support for the ACGME accredited graduate medical education programs sponsored by the University of Southern California/Los Angeles General Medical Center and directed by the faculty of the Keck School of Medicine of the University of Southern California.

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