Medical Education & Residency Programs

Thank you for your interest in the medical education and residency programs at Mercy Health - St. Elizabeth Youngstown Hospital. St. Elizabeth Youngstown Hospital offers the advantages of a large metropolitan hospital with the individual attention that will help you develop to your full potential.

Offering an exciting graduate and undergraduate training experience filled with extensive opportunities to challenge and stimulate you throughout your education. 
At St. Elizabeth's we believe that the principles of academic medicine coupled with strong compassionate care define the profession of medicine. Our residency programs are guided by experienced and dedicated faculty who provide a stimulating educational, clinical and academic environment. 

  • St. Elizabeth is licensed for 550 short-term, 30 long term, and 60 newborn beds.
  • St. Elizabeth Youngstown Hospital is the region's only Level I Trauma Center.
  • A surgery department featuring leading edge technology supports St. Elizabeth's advanced surgical, heart and vascular, orthopedic, and neurology services.
  • On-campus ambulatory clinics in freestanding facilities.
  • Newly renovated and enlarged Emergency Department.
  • Cardiac and Vascular Health Center building.
  • Active research department with full time Director and research nurses.
  • Wound Care Center with multi-disciplinary staff.
  • Fully accredited Internal Medicine, Family Medicine, Dental,General Surgery and Transitional Residencies.

St. Elizabeth's Internal Medicine, Family Medicine, General Surgery, Transitional and Dental residency programs are fully accredited by the Accreditation Council on Graduate Medical Education, American Dental Association and collaborate closely with the American Osteopathic Association approved residency and undergraduate programs at St. Joseph Warren Hospital. 

Please contact us with any questions or for more information.
Diane Pitts
Department of Medical Education
St. Elizabeth Youngstown Hospital
1044 Belmont Avenue
Youngstown, OH 44501-1790
330-480-3752
1-800-422-3699
mededinfo@mercy.com