Transitional Year Program Director Welcome
Upinder Singh, MD, CMD, FACP, AGSF
Welcome to our newly accredited Transitional Year Program at Southern Hills
Hospital, part of the Sunrise Health Graduate Medical Education Consortium.
Southern Hills Hospital earned the honor of Best Hospital in Las Vegas
in 2017 for the quality and compassion of its patient care. As you take
the first step in preparation for your advanced training, our program
will equip you by providing exceptional training in different disciplines
of medicine. My vision, as Program Director, is to make sure your unique
needs as residents are fulfilled so that you become excellent physicians
Residents will have the opportunity to work in a collaborative academic
environment where they will rotate with our ACGME-accredited sponsoring
program in Family Medicine, which welcomed its first class in 2017.
We share a commitment for teaching and learning at the highest standard
of education as the foundation for our program. We offer innovative approaches
to residency training in a supportive and collaborative environment to
provide you with the tools, skills and experiences to be an outstanding
physician and leader – in our hospital, our community, and beyond.
We have assembled a highly experienced team of clinicians and medical
educators to guide our residency programs to achieve the highest quality
We will welcome our inaugural class of 13 Transitional Year residents July 1, 2018.