Program Information

The University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences – Northwest (UAMS-NW) Community Internal Medicine Residency Program is located in Fayetteville, Arkansas and is established in 2015 as a new fully-accredited community-based program within the Department of Internal Medicine in the UAMS College of Medicine. This internal medicine residency program will train the resident physicians within the community hospital environment and help them develop skills to excel in patient care and leadership roles within the three-year categorical training period.


The Northwest Arkansas Community Internal Medicine Residency Program’s mission is to train and recruit primary care physicians in the northwest Arkansas Region. To this end, this training program will support the recruitment, education, and retention of physicians of the highest caliber to practice internal medicine in all of its specialties in Northwest Arkansas.

Application Process

Thank you for your interest in the UAMS-NW Internal Medicine Residency Program! Please carefully review the following items:

Selection Procedure
Interview Process

Program Information

NRMP Program Code: 1871140C0
ACGME Program Code: 1400400924
Program Name: Internal Medicine

Institution Name: U Arkansas-Fayetteville Community Progs
Quota: 8
State: Arkansas

Timeline for Application

September 15, 2016: ERAS/NRMP Opens

November 1, 2016: Deadline ERAS Applications

November 1, to January 31, 2017: Applicant Interviews (via ERAS e-mail invitation only)

January 15, 2017: NRMP Rank Order List Entry starts

February 22, 2017: Deadline to certify NRMP Rank Order List

March 17, 2017: NRMP Confidential Roster of Matched Applicants released

July 1, 2017: Academic Year Starts (July-June Cycle.  Orientation at hospitals last two weeks of June.

Due to the number of applications, we are unable to provide updates on the status of your application and to respond to your questions concerning our program.  We have added a Frequently Asked Question (FAQ) page to respond to all the e-mails. We will release information to you as it becomes available from our Northwest Arkansas Intern Medicine Residency Selection Committee.  Thank you for your interest in our program!

Wyvonne Ora

Program Manager, Internal Medicine Residency Program
Phone 1: (479) 713-8302
Phone 2: (479) 713-8304

UAMS-NW Community Internal Medicine Residency
College of Medicine, Room M19

1125 North College Avenue
Fayetteville, AR 72703-1908