Internal Medicine Residency

Vivek Kak, M.D.
Program Director of Internal Medicine

The Internal Medicine Residency Program at Henry Ford Allegiance Health has received Continued Accreditation Status from the ACGME.

Henry Ford Allegiance Health is a locally-governed health system located in Jackson, Mich. Henry Ford Allegiance Health supports a 475-bed system with more than 400 physicians and 3,700 staff members that is the only hospital within Jackson County.

Hospital services include a new cancer center; a new specialized cardiac unit; medical surgical services; orthopedic and joint replacement; obstetrics & gynecology; a special care nursery; pediatrics; spine, stroke and neurology; prevention and community health; and behavioral health services. Each year the health system admits more than 20,000 patients to its acute care hospital, admits more than 350 patients to its long-term acute care hospital, and serves more than 100,000 patients through its emergency care facilities.

Features of the Residency

  • New, dynamic program with younger leadership
  • Didactic sessions provided by physicians
  • County-wide Integrated Electronic Medical Records


Applications will only be accepted through ERAS any time from September 15 - October 31. Please note that the majority of Internal Medicine interviews are conducted from October through December.


If selected for an interview, you will be contacted personally by phone, or through the ERAS processing system. In some cases, to accommodate travel schedules, interviews may be arranged before all letters of recommendation are received. However, only completed applications will receive final consideration. See our interview schedule.

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