Discover why Wake Forest University School of Medicine should be the next step in your medical training. With a winning combination of education, clinical experience and research opportunities through a leading academic medical center, residencies and fellowships at the school of medicine prepare you for a career dedicated to improving the health of your patients and advancing education and research. The school of medicine offers 99 residencies and fellowships with both accredited, including accreditations from ACGME, ADA, CPME, MOHS, OTA, and non-accredited tracks—find the one that fits you and the specialty you are pursuing. 

Our goal is to provide an outstanding educational program of the highest quality that produces competent providers and future health care leaders.

Our Mission is to prepare physicians, within a supportive academic, learning, and working environment to:

  • Improve the health of ALL they serve.
  • Advance the field of medicine.
  • Become leaders of tomorrow’s teams.

Come train for your future in a collaborative environment surrounded by a supportive community in a growing, vibrant city full of surprises. Many of our residents and fellows tell us what makes the school of medicine special are the people who work and live here. We invite you to discover the difference relationships can make in your training experience.

A Day in the Life

Step behind the scenes with three residents who chose Wake Forest University School of Medicine, where they receive top-notch training and opportunities to tailor their own experiences—whether seeking mentorship, research collaboration, diverse case experience or big-city amenities with an affordable price tag.