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Family Medicine Residency Program

Lakeside Medical Center received ACGME accreditation to offer a new Family Medicine program, which began in July 2011. The three-year program has five residency positions each year, for a total of 15 positions (see curriculum).

The hospital serves as the main clinical training site and partners with academic and community organizations, including Nova Southeastern University and Palm Beach County Health Department to provide a diversified and rewarding educational experience for our residents.

•    The program utilizes the latest video teleconferencing technology to expand and complete the resident's educational experience.
•    Didactic activities include a daily morning report, specialty noon lectures and interactive discussions with the teaching faculty.
•    Distance learning via video teleconferencing also includes multi-specialty lectures and specialty courses.

Salaries

  • Residency Year 1 - $46,000
  • Residency Year 2 - $48,500
  • Residency Year 3 - $51,000

Meals

All meals are provided while in the hospital, seven days a week. Residents can choose from the quiet, private Doctor's Dining room or a traditional cafeteria and general dining environment.

Insurance

Life, health and professional liability insurance are provided based on the benefits of all other Health Care District Employees.

Vacation

Residents are given 20 PTO days and 5 Administrative Days per Academic Year.

Educational Books, Software and Technology

Residents receive a $3000 stipend annually to cover approved Educational Books, Conferences, and Boards. $700 of this stipend is to be used towards the purchase of a medical PDA once throughout the 3-year term of residency.

PGY – 1

Rotation

Duration

Family Medicine Residency Service (FMRS – FM Inpatient)

4 Months

FM Practice Management (Continuity Clinic)

1 Month

Emergency Services

1 Month

Pediatric Inpatient

1 Month

Pediatric Outpatient

1 Month

General Surgery

1 Month

Women Health Center (OB Outpatient)

2 Months

Elective

1 Month

PGY – 2

Rotation

Duration

Family Medicine Residency Service (FMRS – FM Inpatient)

2 Months

FM Practice Management (Continuity Clinic)

1 Months

Pediatric Outpatient

1 Month

Women Health Center (OB Outpatient)

1 Month

Newborn

1 Month

Preventative Medicine (community medicine)

1 Month

OMM

1 Month

Nursing Home

1 Month

Sports Medicine

1 Month

Elective

2 Month

PGY – 3

Rotation

Duration

Family Medicine Residency Service (FMRS – FM Inpatient)

2 Months

FM Practice Management (Continuity Clinic)

3 Months

ICU

1 Month

Emergency Services

1 Month

Psychiatry

1 Month

Geriatrics

1 Month

Cardiology

1 Month

Elective

2 Months

 

Requirements

We appreciate your interest in the Family Medicine Residency Program. We offer 5 Family Medicine Residency positions each year. Our program is a participant in the NRMP Match and accepts applications through Electronic Residency Application Service (ERAS). We do not offer pre-match positions.

Below are the requirements for the application/admission process:
•    ERAS Application
•    Curriculum Vitae
•    Personal statement
•    Three letters of recommendation (preferably from a primary care physician but others will be reviewed)
•    Medical school transcript
•    Medical school performance evaluation (MSPE) or Dean's letter
•    A copy of your USMLE or COMLEX transcript
•    Current ECFMG status report (for international medical graduates only)
•    Photograph

Note: We do not sponsor H-1B Visas.
For more information, please call the GME Office (561) 996-6571 Ext. 348499

Interview Process

Interviews are granted on an invitation only basis. All Candidates will interview with the Designated Institutional Official, Family Medicine Program Director and at least two (2) Residents.

Electronic Residency Application Service (ERAS)

ERAS opens in September. It is recommended to apply by November 1, but no later than December 1. Interviews take place from November through early January. No application status updates will be given over the phone. Only those applicants chosen for an interview will be contacted.

For information on ERAS, you may access their website at http://aamc.org/students/medstudents/eras/. Current medical students can also obtain additional information at their medical school dean's office.
Image of Jennifer Dorcé-Medard

Designated Institutional Official (DIO)

Jennifer Dorcé-Medard, DO, the Designated Institutional Official, is a Board-Certified Family Medicine physician at Lakeside Medical Center. She earned her Doctorate of Osteopathic Medicine from Touro College of Osteopathic Medicine in New York City, NY. She completed her residency in Family Medicine at Broward Health Medical Center.
She speaks English and Creole.
For more information, contact Dr. Jennifer Dorcé-Medard at:
M: 561-966-6571 ext. 348155
E: jmedard@hcdpbc.org

 

Seneca Harberger

Family Medicine Program Director

Seneca Harberger, MD, the Family Medicine Residency Program Director, is a Board-Certified Family Medicine Physician at C.L. Brumback Primary Care Clinic in Belle. He earned his Doctor of Medicine from Temple University School of Medicine in Philadelphia, PA. He completed his residency in Family Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania Health System.
For more information, you may contact Dr. Seneca Harberger at:
M: (561) 966 – 6156 ext 211024
E: sharberg@hcdpbc.org

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For more information about the Family Medicine Residency Program, contact:

Joe-Ann Hyppolite

Institutional Coordinator

Phone: 561-996-6571 ext 348499
Email: johyppol@hcdpbc.org

Monette Louis

Family Medicine Residency Program Coordinator

Phone: 561-996-6571 ext 348220
Email: molouis@hcdpbc.org

Jennifer Dorcé-Medard, DO

Designated Institutional Officer

Phone: 561-996-6571 ext 211024

Seneca Harberger, MD

Family Medicine Residency Program Director

Phone: 561-996-6571 ext 211024
Email: molouis@hcdpbc.org

 

Class of 2021

Christal Landeros, DO, Chief Resident
Kerlan St. Prix, DO, Chief Resident
Quanecia Beasley, DO
John D. Adame, DO
Sonya Dusseault, DO


Class of 2022

Benjamin Kosubevsky, DO    
Jesse Grieb, DO
Janaki Saoji, MD
Thy Bui, DO
William Draper, DO


Class of 2023

Anthony Hernandez, MD
Giselle Falconi, MD
Heden Presendieu, MD
Nzingha Saunders, DO
Jennifer Hua, DO



 

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