Education at Baystate Medical Education A recognized leader in educational innovation, Baystate Medical Center has been training doctors since 1914. Now the regional campus of the University of Massachusetts Medical School, we offer: 10 ACGME-accredited residencies (2016 Match results now available!) 20+ fellowships 50 4th-year electives for medical students Population-based Urban and Rural Community Health (PURCH) Track (a curriculum pathway of the University of Massachusetts Medical School) Continuing Education We are a nationally accredited provider of continuing education for the entire team of health care professionals. In addition to a wide range of regional conferences and grand rounds, we offer accredited internet courses. View upcoming courses Nursing Education We offer clinical practicums for baccalaureate, masters, or doctoral-level nursing students at affiliated schools of nursing. The Nurse Residency Program offers 2 tracks: AD RNs enrolled in a BSN program and one for new BSN graduates. Advanced Practitioners Our Advanced Practitioners programs provide clinical rotations for Advanced Practice students. We have 2 post-graduate programs: Physician Assistant Residency in Emergency Medicine and Midwifery Education Program. Pharmacy Through our affiliation with the Massachusetts College of Pharmacy and Health Science, we offer two Pharmacy residencies: PGY-1 Pharmacy Residency PGY-2 Critical Care Pharmacy Residency Allied Health and Professional Programs Baystate's educational partnerships allow us to offer allied health programs such as: emergency medical technician (EMT) pharmacy technician surgical technologist College Students Interested in medical school? Our Population-based Urban and Rural Community Health (PURCH) Track focuses on rural and urban medicine, especially the under-served. (PURCH is a curriculum pathway of the University of Massachusetts Medical School.) High School Students The Baystate-Springfield Educational Program Partnership offers a variety of hospital-based learning experiences for students attending Springfield high schools. Community Education Mini-Medical School helps members of our community make more informed decisions about all aspects of their health care.