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Mid-Michigan’s leading health care organization. One of the finest universities in the nation. Partnering with Michigan State University, Sparrow is dedicated to helping train the next generation of clinicians and health care workers. Click the links below to learn more:

Undergraduate medical education

Sparrow Health System combines forces with Michigan State University to provide an ideal setting for third- and fourth-year medical students.

Students benefit from MSU’s world-class medical education and Sparrow’s excellent medical care. Sparrow’s well-rounded clinical experiences are a bridge to graduate medical education and residency programs.

Students are provided with guidance and mentoring by physician teaching faculty and senior residents whose goal is to prepare the next generation of medical leaders.

Sparrow’s affiliation with MSU’s nationally recognized medical schools, the Colleges of Human Medicine and Osteopathic Medicine, was strengthened through a comprehensive strategy adopted in 2009. That strategy includes expanded medical education between Sparrow and MSU.

In addition, elective clerkships are available in a variety of specialty areas for visiting medical students from colleges of medicine approved by the Liaison Committee on Medical Education.

Graduate medical education and residency programs

As a major teaching hospital, Sparrow offers interns, residents and sub-specialty residents access to the best clinicians, technologies and facilities available. Sparrow enjoys a cooperative and collaborative relationship with Michigan State University Colleges of Human Medicine and Osteopathic Medicine. As a vital link to Sparrow Hospital, MSU provides a foundation for clinical and academic leadership through a stimulating environment with dedicated physician faculty, outstanding clinicians and personal mentors.

Sparrow offers a comprehensive, well-rounded set of clinical experiences that include patient care, academics and clinical research. For more information about our residency and fellowship programs, please visit the links below:

Continuing medical education

Sparrow offers high quality continuing medical education for physicians, nurses and other health care workers. To learn more about continuing medical education at Sparrow, click here.