Education Opportunities

Lakeland Health is a nationally recognized not-for-profit community health system.  We are known for delivering an exceptional patient experience by providing superior health and medical services within the region and the state.  Lakeland Health is also committed to undertake research programs to address the unmet needs in human health and disease.
Through our graduate medical education program we aim to provide quality, structured postgraduate residency opportunities that foster professional and personal development, while assuring high quality patient care. We offer residency training programs in Emergency Medicine, Family Medicine, and Internal Medicine.  Lakeland Health is also an educational affiliate of Central Michigan University College of Medicine and a base hospital for Michigan State University College of Osteopathic Medicine



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Graduate Medical Education (GME)

Continuing Medical Education (CME)

The purpose of the Lakeland Care Continuing Medical Education (CME) program is to provide diverse, evidence based educational opportunities that increases physician competence, enhance practice performance, promote patient safety, and improve patient outcomes within our Michigan communities.

We offer numerous delivery methods of Continuing Medical Education via interactive didactic lectures, panel discussion, multidisciplinary cancer conferences, and enduring materials.

Lakeland Care CME adheres to the ACCME guidelines, policies and procedures.

Student Observer

Lakeland Health is committed to meeting the educational needs of our community and students. Through our Student & Observer programs we aim to provide quality internships and clinical opportunities as well as inspirational observation experiences.

Community I Patient

Lakeland Health is committed to meeting the health and wellness needs of our community. We serve people of all ages through a wide array of education and community benefit programs designed to enhance the quality of life for the residents of Southwest Michigan.


Team Member | Associate

In health care, there are endless opportunities to research and learn about the newest trends and findings in your field. Through Lakeland University, we have general and department/unit-specific resources including courses, job aids, equipment information, links, videos, and more to help you as you look toward developing and furthering your clinical career knowledge and aspirations.


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