Swedish Family Medicine Residency

Interview Day

Interview season begins the first week in November, with interviews scheduled on Monday, Tuesday & Wednesday, and continue through the third week in January. (Please note: no interviews the week between Christmas and New Year’s.) Your day begins at 7:15 a.m. at Swedish Medical Center which  is south of Denver.  You will be traveling to SMC during rush hour traffic so please allow plenty of time for commuting. Maps and driving directions are included here.

Interview days, typically, conclude around 2:00 p.m. If you are traveling out of Denver International Airport the same evening as your interview, you will need to allow at least 2 hours for the return travel to DIA. This does not include time to navigate the airport.

8:30 AM

 

 

 

Swedish Medical Center, 501 E. Hampden Ave, Englewood CO
Meet in the lobby near the coffee cart

  • short introduction/orientation
  • attend a morning report
  • tour of the hospital
  • lunch with resident
1:00 PM
Swedish Family Medicine Residency Administration, Suite 200, 191 E. Orchard Road, Littleton, CO

 

 

  • paperwork
  • digital picture
  • faculty introduction
  • tour of third floor ambulatory facility
  • Interview Section (30 minutes each)
  1. 1) an MD or DO faculty member
  2. 2) a Behavioral Science or an MD/DO faculty member
  3. 3) a Resident.

Schedule and Locations

Swedish Medical Center
501 E. Hampden Ave.
Englewood, CO 80113
Continental breakfast will be available.

7:15 a.m. Welcome

Convenient visitor/patient parking is located in the parking garage on the southeast corner of Hampden Ave. and S. Washington St. Please enter the hospital through the main entrance, take a quick left and make yourself comfortable in front of the coffee bar located in the lobby. A faculty member or resident will meet you there around 7:25 a.m. and escort you to the residents’ conference room.

7:30 a.m. Morning Report  

Swedish Family Medicine Residency

8:30 a.m. Drive to Clinic – Transportation provided.

191 East Orchard Road, #200
Littleton, CO 80121
Administration Phone: 303/ 788-3150
Laurie Lemmel’s Direct Line: 303/ 788-3151

9:00 a.m. PowerPoint Presentation – Brad Winslow, MD, Program Director (When Available)

9:45 a.m. Tour of Clinic and Completion of Paperwork

10:00 a.m. Formal Interview (approximately 20 minutes each)

2 Faculty Members
1 Resident
1 Program Director (When Available)

12:00 p.m. Drive to Swedish Medical Center (see address above)
12:20 p.m. Lunch with Residents & Faculty
1:00 p.m. Swedish Medical Center Tour
1:30 p.m. Optional – Observe Precepting at the Swedish Family Medicine Clinic

Driving Instructions from Swedish Medical Center to the Swedish Family Medicine Residency:

  • Travel WEST (towards the mountains) on E. Hampden Ave. until you reach S. Broadway.
  • Turn LEFT on S. Broadway and stay in the LEFT lane.
  • Head SOUTH on S. Broadway for about 4 miles. You will pass both Belleview and Littleton Blvd. After you pass Littleton Blvd, the very next light is Orchard/Broadmoor. (Orchard is to your left and Broadmoor is to your right, a Conoco station is located on the northeast corner.)
  • Take a LEFT on Orchard Rd. and then take another quick LEFT to enter the parking lot of the Orchard Medical Building. The residency is located in a 3-story tan medical building and the Residency Administration office is located on the second floor, Suite 200.

Interview days, typically, conclude around 2:00 p.m. If you are traveling out of Denver International Airport the same evening as your interview, you will need to allow at least 2 hours for travel to DIA. This does not include time to navigate the airport.

Resident/Applicant dinners are held on Tuesday evenings November – January with the exception of Tuesday, December 27, 2016 (invitation attached). Applicant dinners are a great opportunity for you and your significant other (if applicable) to interact with residents and their spouses in a very relaxed environment. Please feel free to attend any applicant dinner that works with your schedule.

Swedish Family Medicine Residency has an arrangement with the Marriott Denver Tech Center for applicants to receive a significant discount on their room rate (based on availability). To receive the discounted rate, please contact Karen Moon at the number or email address below or access Marriott online booking via this link.

Marriott Denver Tech Center
$84.00 per night (based on availability)
4900 S. Syracuse Street
Denver, CO 80237
Sales Manager: Karen Moon 303/ 740-2584
Karen.Moon@marriott.com

 

Resident/Applicant dinners are held on Tuesday evenings November – January with the exception of Tuesday, December 27, 2016. The applicant dinners are a great way for you and your significant other (if applicable) to interact with residents and their spouses in a very relaxed environment. Find out more about the applicant dinners here.

If you like what you see during your interview, or feel like more time would be beneficial in making your final decision, we invite you to come back for a full day, schedule time one-on-one with a resident or faculty member, or perhaps you would like to spend a night of call with us? We will do what it takes to accommodate your request.

Driving Instructions from Swedish Medical Center to the Swedish Family Medicine Residency:

Travel WEST (towards the mountains) on E. Hampden Ave. until you reach S. Broadway.
Turn LEFT on S.Broadway and stay in the LEFT lane.
Head SOUTH on S. Broadway for about 4 miles. You will pass both Belleview and Littleton Blvd. After you pass Littleton Blvd, the very next light is Orchard/Broadmoor. (Orchard is to your left and Broadmoor is to your right, a Conoco station is located on the northeast corner.)
Take a LEFT on Orchard Rd. and then take another quick LEFT to enter the parking lot of the Orchard Medical Building.

The residency is located in a 3-story tan medical building and the Residency Administration office is located on the second floor, Suite 200. Please bring your interview packet with you to the clinic.

5 Fun Things For Applicants to Do in Colorado!

We want you to LOVE Colorado, and Swedish Family Medicine Residency. When you come out for your interview, make sure you:

Join us for an Applicant Dinner!

Swedish Family Medicine Residency is located near the Rocky Mountain foothills of Colorado – one of the most diverse locations in terms of demographics, land formations, and activities. Enjoy our 300+ days of sunshine, and when you come to visit, you should make sure to try:

Hike Rocky Mountain National Park
Bike to a brew-pub
Enjoy the snow sports in the Rockies!
Hit up Red Rocks for a concert!