HUH Advantage

Residency Advantages

  • Diverse patient population (high risk, international)
  • Full Complement of OB/GYN Divisions
    • Maternal Fetal Medicine
    • Gynecology Oncology
    • Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility
    • Urogynecology
    • Minimally Invasive Surgery
    • Family Planning
  • Diverse Hospital Experiences and Outpatient Settings
    • Howard University Hospital (482 beds, high acuity)
    • Holy Cross (private hospital, high volume, 382 beds)
    • Providence (private hospital, high volume, 454 beds)
    • Maryland IVF (private suburban clinic)
  • Falls Church Health CenterReproductive Endocrinology Rotation at the National Institutes of Health (only residency program in the nation to have this opportunity)
  • Recent graduates have matched to Fellowships in Maternal Fetal Medicine (University of Chicago), Family Planning (Emory University), Gynecology Oncology (Mount Sinai Hospital) and Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility (University of Michigan)
  • Exposure and Experience with DaVinci Robot at Holy Cross Hospital
  • State of the Art Simulation/Clinical Skills Center (with Noelle Obstetric Simulator and Fundamentals of Laparoscopic Skills (FLS) Training Boxes)
  • Dedicated 4 week family planning rotation
  • Level III NICU
  • Night float rotation (limits calls to 2-3 calls per month)
  • 4 vacation weeks per year
  • Protected Time for Didactics
  • Formal Faculty Mentorship program
  • Written Board Exam Review Course Allowance
  • Book Allowance
  • Formal Research program
  • Opportunities to Attend National Scientific Meetings and to Present Research
  • Opportunity to serve the Community of the Nation’s Capitol
  • Resident Research Symposium
  • State of the art Health Sciences Library

Collaboration

  • Holy Cross - Private hospital, located in the DC Metro Area in Silver Spring Maryland. Hospital is our site of collaboration for Gynecology Oncology Rotation.
  • Providence – Private Catholic Hospital, located in Northeast Washington DC. This is a our site for collaboration for our Integrated Obstetrics and Gynecology rotation.
  • Maryland IVF (private suburban clinic) – Collaboration with private practice Reproductive Endocrinologist Dr. Yemi Famiuya in her suburban clinic in Rockville, MD.
  • Falls Church Health Center – Collaboration with a private practice Family Planning clinic in Falls Church, suburban Virginia.
  • Reproductive Endocrinology Rotation at the National Institutes of Health – We are excited to be one of few OB/GYN residency programs to offer this unparalleled access to the National Institutes of Health, providing our residents to the cutting edge technologies and research offered at this site.

Accreditation Statement