Graduate Medical Education Program

Welcome Message from Dr. Anais Cortes, MD

Welcome to Palmetto General Hospital’s Graduate Medical Education Program. Palmetto General Hospital provides a supportive and challenging educational environment within which residents & fellows from diverse backgrounds can prepare themselves for careers characterized by a commitment to excellence in service to others through patient care, research, teaching, and lifelong learning. We strive to train and nurture our residents to be competent, compassionate and forward-looking professionals who will lead the way for tomorrow's healthcare.

Our dedicated and experienced teaching faculty continually seeks to ensure that all our residents receive high-quality and safe clinical training, whilst also providing the guidance, resources and support required for them to develop their full potential as specialist physicians.

If you share the same passion to deliver excellent patient care, uphold the public service ethos, and always placing the patient’s interests first, join us as we look forward to embark on this journey with you to become the professional for tomorrow’s healthcare.

Thank you for your interest in the Residency and Fellowship programs of Palmetto General Hospital.

Dr. Anais Cortes, MD

Higher Education | Higher Calling

Thank you for your interest in training at Palmetto General Hospital. The choice of a residency program is one of the first important decisions that you will make as you embark career in medicine.  Palmetto General Hospital, in affiliation with Nova Southeastern University, offers graduates a premier education and training that will prepare them for a lifetime of healing and serving.

Residency Programs offered in:

Fellowship Opportunities available in:

For more information, please contact the appropriate program coordinator within the Graduate Medical Education Department.

Palmetto General Hospital
7150 Medical Office Building
2001 W. 68th Street, Suite 311
Hialeah, FL 33016
(305) 823-5000
(305) 822-8347

Family Medicine, Critical Care Medicine, and Podiatry Program Coordinator:

arlet romero
Arlet Romero Tieles
(305) 823-5000 Ext. 7764

Internal Medicine Program Coordinator:

paloma calixto
Paloma Calixto
(305) 823-5000 Ext. 7785

Cardiology, Interventional Cardiology, Infectious Disease Program Coordinator:

elizabeth romero
Elizabeth Romero
(305) 823- 5000 Ext. 7722/7766

Neurology,Vascular Neurology Program Coordinator:

francesca villanueva
Francesca Villanueva
(305) 823-5000 Ext. 7758