Psychiatry Residency Program
The mission of the Graduate and Undergraduate Medical Education Program at Orange Regional Medical Center is to prepare residents and students to be excellent physicians and well-developed individuals by educating them in the fundamental concepts, knowledge, and practical applications of skills taught by a team of dedicated medical professionals.
We welcome your interest in our AOA approved Psychiatry Residency Training Program at Orange Regional Medical Center. We offer a dynamic program grounded in clinical experience and didactics with an integrative care mission that will prepare our graduates to demonstrate the knowledge, clinical skills and empathy that is requisite to becoming an effective osteopathic psychiatrist; leading to a personally and professionally rewarding career in psychiatry.
Psychiatry Residency Didactics
As an affiliate of NYCOMEC, we provide a comprehensive approach to learning psychiatry in a setting that is both challenging and supportive. Our residents have broad-based clinical training in multiple settings. Residents treat geriatric and adult patients as well as adolescents and children. Evidence-based clinical work encompasses diagnosis, psychiatric management, psychopharmacology, somatic and psychotherapeutic treatment modalities.
As a Psychiatry Resident, you can expect to your training to take place in a variety of different settings to capitilize your learn experience, including:
- In the emergency room
- General medical
- Pediatric settings
Residents receive supervision from a talented, dedicated faculty and have opportunities to engage in clinical research projects. Our didactic curriculum covers all psychiatric disorders and the major treatment modalities. The program is offered in a progressive, collegial atmosphere while embracing new challenges to our field.
About Orange Regional Medical Center
Our state-of-the-art hospital opened in 2011 and combines high-tech healthcare with a patient-centered approach utilizing the latest innovations. Our newly constructed Outpatient Building and Cancer Center have expanded opportunities for training in our growing community even further. Our campus is situated 60 miles northwest of Manhattan, our region has experienced a population increase of 17 percent from 2000 to 2013. To meet the needs of this growing community, our department includes:
- A five bed psychiatric “Access Center” in the Emergency Department
- A 30 bed inpatient Behavioral Health Unit
- Two outpatient treatment centers: 1) Orange Regional Counseling Services, for mental health counseling and medication management; 2) our Orange Regional Family Program, for alcohol and substance treatment.
We are especially seeking self-motivated, inquisitive and proactive residents. We encourage our residents to engage with each other and the faculty. Through this dynamic interaction, residents will help shape their educational experience.
For More Information & To Apply
Thank you for your consideration of our Psychiatry Residency Program! If you have questions about the program, please contact our Adminstrative Director of the GME Program, Jenny Vosganian-Clancy, by phone: 845-333-1138 or by email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Applications to Orange Regional Medical Center’s Residency Programs will only be accepted through ERAS, Association of American Medical Colleges (AAMC) Electronic Residency Application Service.
In 2011, Orange Regional Medical Center became the first new hospital in New York State in more than 20 years. Our progress is in maintaining the latest technology and the highest standards - reflected in our accreditations, rankings and awards.
MEET OUR TEAM
- Elliot Mayefsky, General Surgery
- Cristian Castro-Nunez, Rotating Internship
- Dulaya Santikul, Emergency Medicine
- Sajid A. Mir, Internal Medicine
- John J. Dermigny, Graduate Medical Education
- Ulrick Vieux, Psychiatry