A Letter from Our Department Chair

Dear Applicant,

Welcome to ARMC Internal Medicine Program. It is my distinct pleasure and honor to have been a part of this exceptional program since 2006. ARMC, as a county hospital dedicated to the people of San Bernardino, has a longstanding commitment to providing high-quality healthcare services and training future generations of physicians. We are a safety net hospital, serving a diverse and vibrant community, and we take immense pride in our mission. The IM residency program at ARMC started in 2004 and has grown to become an academic powerhouse in San Bernardino County. Our residents continue to excel in the areas of research and academics alongside a faculty dedicated to their learning and growth. The experience of training in a county hospital requires a rigor and dedication which all of us have come to expect. Our residents demonstrate the qualities of hard work, dedication to research and innovation, and compassionate patient care.

The ARMC Difference:

Diverse Pathology: Our patient population offers a broad range of medical conditions, providing residents with valuable exposure to diverse cases.

Strong Resident Support: We prioritize resident well-being and provide unwavering support through mentorship and a collaborative environment.

Top-Notch Alumni Faculty: Our exceptional faculty, including many alumni, bring their experience and dedication to train the next generation of physicians.

Research and Academia: ARMC is evolving into an academic institution with a strong commitment to research and medical advancement.

Join Us:

If you are a medical student seeking a residency program that offers diversity, support, research opportunities, and a connection to a vibrant community, I encourage you to consider Arrowhead Regional Medical Center's Internal Medicine Residency Program. I am certain that the ARMC IM program will provide you with a robust and complete training program that you seek.

Kambiz Raoufi, MD
Chairman, Department of Internal Medicine, Arrowhead Regional Medical Center
Assistant Professor, California University of Science and Medicine